The Pearl Metal Guiro is designed for loud playing and used primarily for merengue rhythms. Stick included.
The Pearl Fiber Guiro is ideal for situations when volume is necessary as well as clean articulation. It has 2 surfaces: one gourd, for traditional Afro-Cuban influenced styles; the other metal, for Dominican Merengue influences. It can be used as a sound effect as well as a versatile all around percussion instrument. It is very effective and extremely strong. Stick included.