Watch Video Demonstration of this Shekere
Originating in Africa, the Shekere is played by rapidly shaking and tossing the shell in the player's hand, generating its distinctive rattle sounds while hitting the bottom of the shell with the palm to create drum-like bass tones. The X8 Drums Fiberglass Shekere is made to look and sound like the traditional instrument, which was made from hollowed gourds. The fiberglass shell allows for added incredible durability without sacrificing the traditional tones of the percussion hand drum.
- Dimensions: 12" Tall x 8" Width (approximate)
- Durable fiberglass body produce deep bass tones when played with the palm of the hand.
- Hand-strung lattice of plastic beads generate vibrant, loud rattle sounds.
- Protective rubber ring surrounds the mouth of the instrument.
"X8 Drums Hand Percussion: 1-Year Limited
X8 Drums & Percussion Djembes: 3 month limited on shell only
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This warranty extends only to defects in materials or workmanship as limited above and does not extend to any product which has been lost or discarded, by accident or improper maintenance; or which has been altered; or which has been repaired or modified by a non-authorized person or company. This warranty does not apply to any owner other than the original purchaser; any defects caused by reasonable use, neglect, moisture and/or temperature extremes, handling, shipping or accidents; natural wood finishes or normal color changes of wood or shell covering material. Under this warranty repair or replacement of parts is the only remedy, and loss of use of the products, loss of time, inconvenience or consequential damages are not covered.
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