Togo Classic Alo Bell - Medium (Standard)

The medium Alo (AH-loe) bell is the most common size as a stand-alone bell, producing a full, melodious single note when struck with the lightwood beater.


SKU: ALOM

Availability: In stock

$22.95
$22.95

Details

Details

The medium Alo (AH-loe) bell is the most common size as a stand-alone bell, producing a full, melodious single note when struck with the lightwood beater. This standard size Alo bell is available as part of a set and is sold individually. The Alo bell originally comes from Nigeria, but is also used traditionally among the Ewe of Ghana and Togo (as a single-tone Gankogui bell). The sound is also appropriate for Afro-Cuban and Latin drumming music where a cow bell might otherwise be used. Wonderful sound and built to last.

These bells feature:

  • 8in tall bell, 11in tall
  • Hand forged from recycled iron by expert blacksmiths in Togo
  • Bright, sustained tones sing out over the ensemble
  • Durable construction, built with quality of sound as priority
  • Light-wood beater included
  • Due to the nature of the crafting process and materials used, each bell will have its own pitch and sound quality
  • African-made product from cultural artisans supported by Africa Heartwood Project

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU ALOM
Striker Included Yes
Material Recycled Iron
Dimensions 8in tall bell, 11in tall
Country of Origin Togo

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