Meinl started making world percussion instruments in 1978 and have been forging the way with innovative design and German precision. For over thirty years their relentless hard work laid the foundation for Meinl’s success as one of the World’s leading manufacturers and distributors of percussion instruments.
The Meinl Floatune Series wood djembes are modeled after the West African originals. The 12 3/4" size provides deep, round-sounding bass notes complimented by crisp tones and slaps. The 12" size provides brighter tones and slaps while retaining a clear, full bass note. This model is a bit more compact and lighter in weight however still delivers a huge tone!