Medium Djembe – Rhino/Hippo

$220.00

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Description

 

Medium African Djembe Rhinoceros / Hippopotamus Carving

This medium  djembe features a carving of a rhinoceros on one side and a hippopotamus on the other.  Our djembes are hand carved for us in Ghana, West Africa . These carvers are well paid and proud to share their craft and culture with others. In addition to being well crafted musical instruments, these djembes are attractive art pieces. Each drum is unique with most featuring carvings of African scenes or Adinkra symbols.

All of our djembes provide plenty of volume with a wide tonal range encompassing all the deep clear bass and crisp high “slaps” of the classic djembe sound.

All our djembes are tuned and played before leaving our shop in Georgina, Ontario Canada to ensure quality and admittedly because we can’t resist playing them!

**Note: The wood used in Ghana for drums is
legally obtained and not endangered.

Djembe Size Chart
*All these djembes are hand-carved so
there can be slight variations in dimensions.

Djembe Type Head Size (in) Height (in) Notes
Mini 7 ½ to 8 17 to 18 Good for children, light & portable
Small 9  to 9 ½ 20 to 21  Suitable for older children, or facilitators, light & portable
Medium 10 ½ to 11 22 to 23 Very versatile size djembe, good for older children and adults. Produces a wider variety of sounds than small or mini
Large 12 ½ to 13 24 to 25 Suitable for adults, easier to produce the variety of sounds (bass, tone, slap) because of the larger head size

Additional information

Weight 5.10 kg
Dimensions 57 × 32 × 32 cm