Pearl Bata Drums
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Pearl double headed Batas are based upon ancient African designs and feature naturally finished 100% Thai Oak shells for great tone. Chrome plated conga style tuning brackets with extra strength claws and traditional rims, provide excellent tuning features. These prized ceremonial drums offer a great, warm, traditional tone.
The smaller head of the Bata sounds similar to a Bongo, while the larger head has a Djembe type sound. Both drums are played together to create endless rhythmic patterns. The Pearl Elite Bata Drum are available in 3 different sizes - Iya (Large), Itotele (Medium), and Oconcolo (Small).
Oconcolo (Small) is 19" tall with 5 1/2" and 7 1/2" Head Diameter
Itotele (Medium) is 26" tall with 6 1/2" and 10" Head Diameter
Iya (Large) is 27" tall with 7 1/2" and 12 1/2" Head Diameter
Conga style tuning