Compact timbal 12" x 70cm for young sambistas
Contemporanea Pro wood body Timba 14" x 70cm CTTI1470WP
Meinl Timba with wood body - 2 sizes available. Special Order Item - usually available within 5-7 days
- Until the end of the 1980's the timbal was merely a small, inconspicuous accompanying instrument in samba sessions. But suddenly the energetic Carlinhos Brown and his fellow musicians had the idea to hang it around their necks like a Djembe and call their band: "Timbalada"!
- This brilliant idea made the timbal famous worldwide!
- The sound of the timbal with its clear and concise high tones and its strong bass is a reminiscent of the West-African Djembe...