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Artisan Bodhrans

 Shaw Percussion Artisan series of Bodhrans  A while back  When Multi Instrumentalist and Music Teacher Oisin Hannigan  visited our store to pick up his new Shaw Percussion Bodhran  we recorded this video of him trying out a couple of our

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Drum Making Workshop

 Drum Making Workshop There is something very special about creating an instrument yourself.  In this workshop you will have an opportunity to make a frame drum with an expert drum maker.  Phil Shaw will guide you through the process of making

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New Ocean Drums

We have updated our popular Ocean Drums with two new colours with matching trim .  Along with the original Aqua colour we have added  Denim and Purple. Go here for more details and to get one of these drums for

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Ojibway Drum Awakening Workshop-Event Sold Out

   Sorry, the event is fully booked and is closed to new sign ups. We hope to do more next year.   Please consider signing  up to our newsletter to get the latest upcoming drumming events. https://shawpercussion.com/shaw-percussion-newsletter/ Shaw Percussion and Jake

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Shaw Percussion About Us Video

A short  video that explains what we are all about at Shaw Percussion and our passion to promote recreational drumming for Fun, Wellness and Community. Thanks to Alan MacPherson from RSO Media for creating this video for us

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A Dundun Dance Story

Elisha MacMillan of Dance Medicine describes her experience with Dundun Dance and explains the benefits, particularly for women, who participate in this energizing form of dance. To learn more about Elisha and her Dundun Dance classes visit : drumanddancemedicine.com

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How to Tune Your Djembe

How to Tune your Djembe Shaw Percussion has learned a lot about tuning djembes after over 17 years of building and repairing drums. The picture here is just part of one shipment from Africa and yes all of these drums

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Building a Shaw Percussion Ashiko

For many people, the process of taking wood, animal skin, rope and steel and turning it into a beautiful looking and sounding musical instrument is a bit of a mystery. This video reveals some of the tools and craftsmanship that

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Shaw Percussion Cajon

Shaw Percussion Cajon The cajón box drum is very versatile percussion instrument. Believed to have originated along the coastal ports in Peru in the early 1900’s by slaves from central and west Africa. The word cajon in spanish means crate,

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Ashikos

Shaw Percussion Ashikos   Originating in Africa, the ashiko is a wooden conical shaped drum with a thick hide designed to have a conga-like sound. Our ashikos were designed by us and crafted using Canadian hardwood and headed with a thick hide to produce

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bodhran Stack

Artisan Bodhrans

 Shaw Percussion Artisan series of Bodhrans  A while back  When Multi Instrumentalist and Music Teacher Oisin Hannigan  visited our store to pick up his new Shaw Percussion Bodhran  we recorded this video of him trying out a couple of our

Filed Under: Products
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New Ocean Drums

We have updated our popular Ocean Drums with two new colours with matching trim .  Along with the original Aqua colour we have added  Denim and Purple. Go here for more details and to get one of these drums for

Filed Under: Products
Shaw Percussion About Us Video Thumb

Shaw Percussion About Us Video

A short  video that explains what we are all about at Shaw Percussion and our passion to promote recreational drumming for Fun, Wellness and Community. Thanks to Alan MacPherson from RSO Media for creating this video for us

Filed Under: Products
ashiko-build-thumb

Building a Shaw Percussion Ashiko

For many people, the process of taking wood, animal skin, rope and steel and turning it into a beautiful looking and sounding musical instrument is a bit of a mystery. This video reveals some of the tools and craftsmanship that

Filed Under: Products
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Shaw Percussion Cajon

Shaw Percussion Cajon The cajón box drum is very versatile percussion instrument. Believed to have originated along the coastal ports in Peru in the early 1900’s by slaves from central and west Africa. The word cajon in spanish means crate,

Filed Under: Products
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Ashikos

Shaw Percussion Ashikos   Originating in Africa, the ashiko is a wooden conical shaped drum with a thick hide designed to have a conga-like sound. Our ashikos were designed by us and crafted using Canadian hardwood and headed with a thick hide to produce

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Mini Djembes!

The largest of these beautifully carved djembes is only 9 inches tall!  These decorative drums are made the same way as full sized djembes and make wonderful gifts.”

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Dundun Sticks

We are now manufacturing our own line of Dundun sticks. They are made of high quality North American Hickory to ensure durability. These Dun Dun sticks are 16 inches in length and available in 2 diameters. 5/8 & ¾ in.  

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Bell Strikes

    Use our bell strikes to get the best tone from African Gonkogui bells and dundun bells.  They are made from steel rod and have a rubberized handle for a comfortable grip. Using these bell strikes will produce a cleaner

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Drum Making Workshop

 Drum Making Workshop There is something very special about creating an instrument yourself.  In this workshop you will have an opportunity to make a frame drum with an expert drum maker.  Phil Shaw will guide you through the process of making

Filed Under: Events, Lessons/Workshops
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Ojibway Drum Awakening Workshop-Event Sold Out

   Sorry, the event is fully booked and is closed to new sign ups. We hope to do more next year.   Please consider signing  up to our newsletter to get the latest upcoming drumming events. https://shawpercussion.com/shaw-percussion-newsletter/ Shaw Percussion and Jake

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New Show Room

Visit our by- appointment showroom and try out our large selection of percussion instruments. Just give us a call or email to make sure we will be there to show you around.

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