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  1. Gon Bops Tumbao Series Bongos Gon Bops Tumbao Series Bongos
    Gon Bops Tumbao Series Bongos

    The celebrated look of old school Gon Bops with percussionist-friendly improvements. 7" and 8-1/2" shell...

    $199.00
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  2. LP Aspire Fiberglass Bongos LP Aspire Fiberglass Bongos
    LP Aspire Fiberglass Bongos

    LP Aspire Bongos from Latin Percussion represent quality at an economical price. Providing durability and...

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  3. Gon Bops Tumbao Pro Series Bongos Gon Bops Tumbao Pro Series Bongos
    Gon Bops Tumbao Pro Series Bongos

    The celebrated look of old school Gon Bops with percussionist-friendly improvements.

    $275.00
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    LP LP200XF Fiberglass Bongos LP LP200XF Fiberglass Bongos
    LP LP200XF Fiberglass Bongos

    Fiberglass bongos with reinforced chrome hardware. Just about indestructible.

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  1. Pearl Folkloric Bongos Pearl Folkloric Bongos
    Pearl Folkloric Bongos

    The 7" and 8-1/2" Oak Bongos feature fiberglass inside coating for projection, traditional crowns, and thick...

    $229.00
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  2. Meinl Headliner Series Fiberglass Bongo Meinl Headliner Series Fiberglass Bongo
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  3. Meinl Free Ride Series High Gloss Wood Bongos Meinl Free Ride Series High Gloss Wood Bongos
    Meinl Free Ride Series High Gloss Wood Bongos

    Class up the joint with these quality wood bongos.

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  4. Meinl Headliner Designer Series Wood Bongos Meinl Headliner Designer Series Wood Bongos
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    Schalloch Linea 200 Bongos Schalloch Linea 200 Bongos
    Schalloch Linea 200 Bongos

    Schalloch Linea Bongos include 7" and 8" drums with hardwood shells, black hardware, and a natural finish.

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  2. Pearl Havana Series Bongos Pearl Havana Series Bongos
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  3. Pearl Richie Flores Bongos Pearl Richie Flores Bongos
    Pearl Richie Flores Bongos

    The Richie Flores Bongos feature a color-changing finish, Contour Crown rims, hand-selected buffalo skins, and...

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  4. Meinl Free Ride Wood Bongos Meinl Free Ride Wood Bongos
    Meinl Free Ride Wood Bongos

    The Free Ride Suspension System gives you maximum resonance and tone!

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    LP LPP601 Performer Series Bongos LP LPP601 Performer Series Bongos
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  2. Meinl Free Ride Series FFB400 Fiberglass Series Bongos Meinl Free Ride Series FFB400 Fiberglass Series Bongos
    Meinl Free Ride Series FFB400 Fiberglass Series Bongos

    Due to their fiberglass shells they are extremely durable and the perfect instrument for the working musician...

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There is plenty more to being a drummer than the bass, tom-tom and snare. Percussion is all about the rhythm, and when you want a more exotic sound, that means a more exotic drum. Tracing their roots back to nineteenth-century Cuba, the bongos are a well-known and well-recognized member of the drum family with a look and sound that even non-musicians will instantly recognize. The bongos originated with a hybrid of African and Spanish-inspired music known as Son, but their distinctive sound has become popular enough to find its way into virtually every style of music that exists today. Bongo drums are characterized by their unique construction. Always attached in a pair, the bongos include two differently sized drums: the smaller "macho" and larger "hembra". With this difference in size comes a slight difference in voice, allowing the bongo player—or "bongocero"—to produce complex and intricate rhythms despite the simplicity of the instrument. You may choose to play the bongos traditionally, held between your knees and played by hand, or add them into your traditional drum set and play them with sticks or even brushes. No matter how you choose to integrate them into your performance, these drums are full of personality and make a big impact. When played by hand, bongos are all about the technique. Four key strokes form the basis of bongo playing: the palm-based "open tone" strike, the accentuating "slap", the rolling "heel-tip movement" and, for softer sounds, a "muted tone" touch that restrains the sound by keeping fingers in contact with the drum head. Like any instrument, mastering the technique takes practice. With the bongos, it pays off in spades. Not only are bongos a great addition to add flavor to a standard drum kit, they're also an amazing complement to virtually any style of music when in the hands of a skilled drummer. Fun and portable, bongos are every bit as good for parties and busking as they are for professional gigs.

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