Hand made entirely of aluminum, the MEINL Doumbek has outstanding sound quality. The durable synthetic head easily and quickly changes range from deep, resonant "doum" lows to snapping, ringing highs that both fully project. These beautifully crafted instruments have a truly authentic sound that is native of music from the Middle East, North Africa, and Eastern Europe. Professional world percussion players have gravitated to MEINL Doumbeks due to their unsurpassed acoustic properties as well as their durability and fine craftsmanship. With the rim sitting flush to the head on these models, finger-snapping techniques are easily executed. The hand engraved ornamental design gives this drum a very unique aesthetic appeal. Included in the box is a carrying bag, tuning key, and spare head.
Features & Highlights
- The Meinl aluminum Doumbek is made with a hand engraved aluminum shell that responds with immense tones, from deep low notes to snapping, ringing highs
- A tunable and replaceable synthetic head provides the basis for powerful and rich sound development
- This handheld drum measures 18" tall with an 8 3/4" head
- Authentic sounds from the Middle East, North Africa, and Eastern Europe are easily achievable
- With the rim sitting flush to the head on this drum, finger-snapping techniques are easily executed
- Professional world percussion players have gravitated to Meinl Doumbeks due to their unsurpassed acoustic properties as well as their durability and fine craftsmanship
- More from MEINL Percussion: amazon.com/meinlpercussion
|Manufacturer:||Meinl USA L.C.|
|Color:||8 1/2 in.|
|Publisher:||Meinl USA L.C.|
|Studio:||Meinl USA L.C.|
|Item Weight:||6.61 pounds|
|Item Size:||11.42 x 18.11 x 18.11 inches|
|Package Weight:||7.25 pounds|
|Package Size:||11.6 x 11.5 x 11.5 inches|
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