The X8 Drums 8 Note A Ake Bono Tongue Drum features an 11" hardened steel shell with precise laser cut tongues for accurate and consistent tuning. This instrument is played with either fingers or the included rubber mallets. The Tongue Drum can be played as a solo instrument or part of an ensemble.
Because of the soothing percussive tones it creates, it is great for use in yoga and meditation practice.
Dimensions: 11 in. L x 11 in. W x 7.5 in. H
Featured scale - 8 note A akebono scale (Japanese scale similar to a diatonic scale)
Rubber Mallets included
The Akebono scale is a musical scale commonly used in traditional Japanese music. Akebono and the Diatonic scale use the same intervals, but Akebono has no fixed tonic; as such, any Akebono note can be the tonic. -Wikipedia