Twenty-five 5/8" clam-shaped brass bells are braided into each of two approximately 36.5" cords for a grand total of fifty bells. The bell section lengths are approximately 12.5”—about two bells for every inch of cord. Cord color may vary. These bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. Once cast, these solid brass bells are transported to Mumbai for assembly and export. Bells are primarily worn by Indian dancers More Info »
The Nylon Case for 18-inch Bodhráns fits both 18" x 3.5" and 18" x 5" sizes, and inside tunable or tacked (non-tunable) models of bodhrán. It is quilted with a zipper closure and carrying handle, and can be used for storage and transport.
A modern version of the traditional African agogo bell, in a hardwood which produces brightly-pitched tones. Scrape the ridges or simply tap on the bells for a variety of rhythmic wood sounds. Use the ball end for louder sounds, and the handle for more subtle sounds. Also available: Wooden Triple-Bell Agogo.
This Tar has a sheesham frame with goatskin head and has tuning bolts inside. The drum is typically played with the fingers in the style of a deff. Available in 14" and 16" sizes.
This 18" x 3.5" sheesham bodhran has inside tuning and two cross bars. The solid frame has a fixed crossbar for support. The bolt tuning is hidden on the inside of the frame. You will love the sound of the natural goatskin head. Easy and fun to play. The enclosed product insert will give you the basics to get started. Includes a tipper and a tuning wrench.
This banjira professional tabla set with a nickel plated brass bayan and a 5.25-inch dayan features a sheesham (or similar hardwood) tabla paired with a nickeled brass bayan. This Indian percussion instrument is used in the classical, popular and devotional music of the Indian subcontinent and in Hindustani classical music. The instrument consists of a pair of hand drums of contrasting sizes and timbres. Both are strap tuned. Includes the standard soft case, cushions, covers, and tuning hammer. Cushion colors More Info »
The Remo Deluxe Doumbek Bag is approximately 18 3/4" H x 12 1/2" head diameter x 8 1/4" base. This is a well-padded secure carrying bag for your instrument with a comfortable shoulder strap and external pocket.
Ghungroos are anklet bells made by attaching strings of small bells (known as Ghunghroo, Ghunghru, Ghungur or Salangai) onto velvet pads. Each anklet is comprised of two pads. Each pad has two rows of ten bells per pad, for a grand total of forty bells. The 5/8" diameter jingle-style brass bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. This common Middle-East and South-Asian dance accessory is very versatile and More Info »
This is a Mid-East Metal Doumbek made with nickeled brass and embossed with floral patterns. It features a Remo Fiberskyn Head. Tunable with bolts, it's available in 8"x14", 10"x15", and 12"x18" sizes (head size x height). This is a great all around portable hand drum. Ideal for dance classes, drum circles and jamming.
The banjira Pakhawaj is the most well-known northern Indian double skin drum used especially for accompanying in the old northern Indian Dhrupad style. It is similar to the Mridangam of southern India. This drum is a 24" long, two-headed wooden shell drum with bolt tension. Held horizontally, the two opposing heads are bass and tenor. Wrench is included. The small head is approximately 6". The large head is 10 1/4".
Khol Drum, Fiberglass Body Khol Drum, Fiberglass Body (Item Code: KHOF) The fiberglass body on this two-headed drum makes it much lighter than the traditional clay bodied khol. Both heads held in place and tuned by strap tension. A small hole is purposely punched in the bass head for a better sound. Held horizontally, both heads are played. Color and style may vary from photo. Popular rhythm instrument for East Indian devotional and folk music. The leather More Info »
This straight brass bulb horn from Pakistan has a 2.5" bell and is 17" in length. It features a removable reed and a bulb with a 5/8 inch fitting. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
This mini brass bulb horn from Pakistan has a 2.75" bell and is 8.5" in length. It features a removable reed and bulb. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
This brass double-bell bulb horn from Pakistan has two 3.75″ bells and is 15″ in length! It features a removable and replaceable reed and a bulb. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
This thumb piano by Mid-East is made of rosewood and features a solid spruce soundboard, 17 steel keys and two vibrato holes on the back. It measures 5" x 7" in dimension, and is made in Pakistan. The thumb piano originates in Africa and is also known as a "mbira", "likembe", and "kalimba" among many other names. The metal keys are mounted on a wooden box that acts as the resonating chamber. To play, rest the thumb piano on the More Info »
Quilted Nylon Doumbek Case has a zipper closure and a carrying handle. Great for storage and transport of your Doumbek or Darbuka. Available Sizes: 8" -- Measures: 9" top diameter, 5.25" bottom diameter, 15.5" high 10" -- Measures: 11" top diameter, 6" bottom diameter, 16.5" high 12" -- Measures: 13" top diameter, 7" bottom diameter, 21" high
This pair of smooth rosewood bones each measure 7" long x 7/8" wide, with a slight curve. The thickness tapers over the length from 1/16" to 1/4". The dense hard rosewood gives a clear tone when struck. Hold one between the index and middle fingers, so the flat side is between the fingers and the concave curve is toward you. This one should hang down along your inner wrist. The second one is held between the middle and ring fingers More Info »
Two-headed wooden dholak drum that is shaped like a barrel with a tenor and bass head. Drum is held horizontally and played on both sides. Heads are held in place and tuned by nuts and bolts. Nuts can be tuned with a standard wrench, included. In India, these extremely popular percussion instruments are commonly used in folk music and during marriage ceremonies. The shells are manufactured in the Northern Indian State of Uttar Pradesh and made with locally grown neem More Info »
This circular bulb horn originating from Pakistan has a 2.75" bell and is 14" in length. It features a solid brass horn with a replaceable metal reed and a removable and replaceable rubber bulb with 5/8" fitting. Great honk. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
Stir Drum (STIR) 8 graduated tongues of rosewood create the sides. A beater is drawn in a stirring motion around the inside to create a series of staccato clacks. Beater included. Stir Drum with Handle (STIH) Stir drum on a handle.