Product code: ATD-L

Meinl ATD-L African Talking Drum 8" x 16" 

Product overview

  • Meinl ATD-L African Talking Drum
  • 8" head
  • 16" height
  • Curved beater supplied
  • Hourglass shape Mahogany body
  • Relief carving on the body
  • Brown & black colouring
  • Good quality 3mm braided nylon ropes with shoulder strap
  • Goatskin heads
  • This drum is styled after the Ghanaian or Nigerian Dondo
  • It is played by squeezing the ropes under your arm to bend the pitch  while striking the head with the curved stick supplied



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Delivery & returns

Christmas Delivery

The last order date for UK Christmas delivery is Wednesday, 19th December. We may be able to dispatch after this date but it's best to phone or email first to check availability

Christmas closing

We close at the end of Friday, 22nd December and will be back on 2nd January. 


UK delivery starts at £1.95 and goes to a maximum of £5.95 (excluding Highlands & Islands which can be more for a parcel)

Free Delivery over £95  - This applies to orders delivered to the UK mainland only and (excludes Highlands & Islands) 

We aim to ship upon of receipt of an order, subject to stock availability.

View our full delivery policy here.


Once the item has been despatched it becomes your responsibility to return an order or item in an unmarked and resaleable condition before we can issue a refund to you. Please note that return postage charges cannot be refunded unless the product is faulty or not as described. Also please note that this only applies to individual customers.

View our full returns policy here.