Bongos for Beginners

Bongos for Beginners

Bongos are the most popular hand drum and come in a variety of materials, sizes and quality ranges. While bongos have been around for hundreds of years, they are still an important sound in music all over the world today. Beginner bongo players are poised at the very beginning of a journey that can bring creative fulfillment and rhythmic joy, leading them into drumming adventures beyond expectation, even while sitting on a couch, at a drum circle or on stage.

The selection below are bongos that we have hand selected as great choices for the aspiring bongo player.

  • Rhythm Tech

    Rhythm Tech RT 5600 Eclipse Bongos - Green

    $109.99
    Rhythm Tech's interpretation of this legendary Latin music instrument. Traditional tuning Plantation grown, renewable Siam Oak natural, hide head, great feel Simple, mechanical tuning mechanism Great tone
    $109.99
  • Rhythm Tech

    Rhythm Tech RT 5600 Eclipse Bongos - Red

    $109.99
    Rhythm Tech's interpretation of this legendary Latin music instrument. Traditional tuning Plantation grown, renewable Siam Oak natural, hide head, great feel Simple, mechanical tuning mechanism Great tone
    $109.99
  • Rhythm Tech

    Rhythm Tech RT 5600 Eclipse Bongos - Black

    $109.99
    Rhythm Tech's interpretation of this legendary Latin music instrument. Traditional tuning Plantation grown, renewable Siam Oak natural, hide head, great feel Simple, mechanical tuning mechanism Great tone
    $109.99
  • Rhythm Tech

    Rhythm Tech RT 5600 Eclipse Bongos - Blue

    $109.99
    Rhythm Tech's interpretation of this legendary Latin music instrument. Traditional tuning Plantation grown, renewable Siam Oak natural, hide head, great feel Simple, mechanical tuning mechanism Great tone
    $109.99
  • X8 Drums

    X8 Drums Endeavor Series Bongos, Red

    MSRP: $82.00
    $59.99
    The Endeavor Series Bongo Drums are a great choice for entry level players offering a modern punch of color in a traditional bongo design. The wooden shells have water cowskin drum heads and tunable black powder coated hardware. Product Features 6"...
    MSRP: $82.00
    $59.99
  • X8 Drums

    X8 Drums Endeavor Series Bongos, Orange

    MSRP: $89.00
    $49.99
    The Endeavor Series Bongo Drums are a great choice for entry level players offering a modern punch of color in a traditional bongo design. The wooden shells have cowskin drum heads and tunable black powder coated hardware. Product Features 6" &...
    MSRP: $89.00
    $49.99
  • X8 Drums

    X8 Drums Mini Birch Bongos

    MSRP: $94.00
    $47.99
    These little bongos are a scaled down version of full size bongo drums. The drums are crafted from beautiful birch wood with natural rawhide heads and a easy chromeplated hardware tuning system. Curved rims protect your hands. 4" high. The small...
    MSRP: $94.00
    $47.99
  • X8 Cajon Bongos

    X8 Drums

    X8 Cajon Bongos

    MSRP: $122.00
    $78.99
    Shaped like a bongo, but looks like a cajon. It’s the new X8 Bongo Cajon! This instrument can be played in the traditional bongo position, either between your legs or on a stand. Enjoy the new sound created when you play your bongo rhythms on this...
    MSRP: $122.00
    $78.99
  • Latin Percussion

    CP Traditional Bongos, Natural

    MSRP: $89.99
    $59.99
    Watch Video Demonstration of these Bongos These perfect entry level bongos offer quality construction and sound at an affordable price. Made from Asian hardwood, CP Traditional Bongos have traditional rims for a sturdy, heavier feel, and 6" and 7"...
    MSRP: $89.99
    $59.99
  • Latin Percussion

    CP Traditional Bongos, Vintage Sunburst

    MSRP: $83.00
    $59.99
    Watch Video Demonstration of these Bongos These perfect entry level bongos offer quality construction and sound at an affordable price. Made from Asian hardwood, CP Traditional Bongos have traditional rims for a sturdy, heavier feel, and 6" and 7"...
    MSRP: $83.00
    $59.99
  • Meinl

    Meinl Headliner ABS Bongos

    MSRP: $116.00
    $69.99
    The new Meinl Headliner Series ABS Bongo has the features of traditional bongos, made from sturdy ABS plastic. The compact size makes them handy and portable. Product Details Hand selected buffalo heads Rounded rims for playing comfort Black powder...
    MSRP: $116.00
    $69.99
  • Nino Percussion

    Nino ABS Bongos - Green and Yellow

    MSRP: $80.00
    $49.99
    Note: This item requires additional processing time, typically 3-4 business days.   The NINO ABS Bongos are a sure cure for the pots-and-pans-banging blues, with strong, rich tones, and a design that's tough to withstand the most destructive...
    MSRP: $80.00
    $49.99
  • Nino Percussion

    Nino ABS Bongos - Red

    MSRP: $80.00
    $49.99
    NINO ABS Bongos are built to look great, sound great, and survive anything a destructive kiddo can throw at it. Rich tones are protected by durable plastic shells and synthetic heads, making them more resistant to wear & tear, as well as weather...
    MSRP: $80.00
    $49.99
  • Nino ABS Bongos Plus, Yellow

    Nino Percussion

    Nino ABS Bongos Plus, Yellow

    MSRP: $116.00
    $69.99
    A real alternative! The NINO® ABS Bongo Plus is an affordable bongo with a great sound and functional hardware. Shells made of ABS plastic make this bongo lighter than comparable wood models. Size6 1/2" & 7 1/2" MaterialABS plastic FeatureHand...
    MSRP: $116.00
    $69.99
  • Nino Percussion

    Nino Wood Bongos - Harlekin Kids Design

    MSRP: $149.00
    $89.99
    The Nino Wood Bongos are an affordable yet high quality instrument recommended for kids with great versatility in sound. Children love the funky Harlekin⨠design! Size: 6 1/2" Macho & 7 1/2" Hembra Material: Rubber Wood (Hevea brasiliensis...
    MSRP: $149.00
    $89.99
  • Meinl

    Nino Wood Bongos - Natural

    MSRP: $149.00
    $89.99
    The Nino Wood Bongos are an affordable yet high quality instrument recommended for kids with great versatility in sound. This model features a natural stain finish and black hardware. Size: 6 1/2" Macho & 7 1/2" Hembra Material: Rubber Wood (Hevea...
    MSRP: $149.00
    $89.99
  • Toca Synergy Wood Bongos, Rio Red

    Toca

    Toca Synergy Wood Bongos, Rio Red

    MSRP: $76.00
    $49.99
      Toca is committed to being green and environmentally-friendly. The wood we use is harvested from a plantation in Indonesia, where our drums are then lathed and handcrafted by local musicians. This carefully managed resource is much easier on the...
    MSRP: $76.00
    $49.99
  • Two-Tone Tunable Bongos with Case and Shakers

    X8 Drums

    Two-Tone Tunable Bongos with Case and Shakers

    MSRP: $125.00
    $79.99
    Handmade bongos with seven-inch and eight-inch high-quality heads. Self-aligning tension casings for easy tuning. Chromeplated hardware. Two-toned natural wood finish. Comes with heavy duty case and a pair of wooden egg shakers.
    MSRP: $125.00
    $79.99
  • X8 Drums Island Kids Bongos

    X8 Drums

    X8 Drums Island Kids Bongos

    MSRP: $80.00
    $59.99
    Bongos designed for kids and classrooms. These durable and lightweight drums can be played sitting or standing. The synthetic drum heads ensure years of lasting use. They are 7" tall, with one 5"-diameter sturdy synthetic head, and the other 6" in...
    MSRP: $80.00
    $59.99