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From £18.95
Ghanaian dondo talking drum - plain finish

Product overview

  • Ghanian Dondo talking drum with beater
  • Double headed drum used in some African societies to imitate tonal speech patterns as well as for use in musical ensembles
  • Held under the arm and struck with a curved beater, the variations in pitch are produced by changing pressure on the cords interlaced between the two heads
  • Powerful and expressive
  • Wooden shell with natural finish
  • Small -  5.5" x 10.5"
  • Medium - 6.5" x 14.5"
  • Large - 7.5" x 19"
  • Get two and have a conversation!
  • Dondo is the name for this drum used in Ghana and Nigeria
  • Not to be confused with the Senegalese Tama
  • Fair Trade Product

 

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