Code: a110240
(inc. VAT)

Caixa de Guerra is a 14-inch, Rio style snare drum with a polished aluminium shell, anodised rims, and 6 tuning rods. One side has guitar strings for that distinctive snare sound.

Caixa de Guerra, meaning war box and pronounced casha, is a snare drum for Samba music. It is associated with marching bands played in the baterias of Rio de Janeiro and with carnival music.

Product overview

  • Rio style snare drum with guitar strings on one side instead of common spiral snare
  • The combination of a polished aluminium shell and anodised rims and tuning rods (6) gives this caixa an attractive and distinctive look
  • For Rio-samba groups and wherever a short, dry, penetrative sound is desired
  • Supplier to the Mocidade Independente de Padre Miguel samba school in Rio de Janeiro
  • Aluminium shell



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