£150

Medium:

Tall and tuneful conga-like drums of the Ogu/Egun tribe

(a subgroup of the Yoruba), used by many Yoruba drum ensembles, sometimes referred to as Igbin drums.

 

They have a warm tone, clean slap and good bass response, due to the drum being raised up by its carved wooden feet.

 

They are played with hands and/or stick and are often painted in a variety of colours.

The full set includes Jipri as the support drums

 

(shek-eh-leh-beh)

 SEKELEBE / TEHOUN

£170

Large:

(teh-oon)

.

Hear them here:

Yoruba Sekelebe ensemble:

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