KPEZIN / AGBOMEY

£60.00Price
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  • (Pez-in)   (Ahg-bo-me)

    Distinctive Benin clay drums (also available in aluminium) with a very unique throaty tone, derived from the long tubular body and rounded bottom end. Mounted in a woven rattan base (included).

    Usually played with hands not sticks. The larger drum is known as Kpesiga and the smaller as Kpesigi they are particulary popular in the Agbomey region of Benin, in a musical style known as Zenli.

    Watch the video to hear their amazing tone:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O3fsy_5XD_U