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The CP CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag feature 6 and 7 rawhide heads. They are composed of Asian hardwood and have sturdy traditional rims. Along wit...Read More

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      Perfect entry-level bongos.

      The CP CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag feature 6 and 7 rawhide heads. They are composed of Asian hardwood and have sturdy traditional rims. Along with the carrying bag, these bongos also include a tuning wrench.

      FEATURES
      • Affordable price
      • Made of Asian hardwood
      • Traditional rims
      • Tunable
      • 6" and 7" rawhide heads

      Order today and get it on.

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      CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag
       
      3.9

      (based on 17 reviews)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars

         

        (8)

      • 4 Stars

         

        (4)

      • 3 Stars

         

        (2)

      • 2 Stars

         

        (1)

      • 1 Stars

         

        (2)

      90%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Responsive (8)
      • Great sound (7)
      • Versatile (5)
      • Sensitive (4)
      • Huge tone (3)

      Cons

      No Cons

      Best Uses

      • Accompaniment (7)
      • Small venues (7)
      • School bands (3)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Experienced (5), Novice (4)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      CP221 tunable Bongos

      The CP221 tunable bongos with bag are the best value for the money.Easy to tune and transport.Great for entry level or advanced player. A welcome addition to my LP Matador series Timbales

      The CP221 tunable bongos with bag are the best value for the money.Easy to tune and transport.Great for entry level or advanced player. A welcome addition to my LP Matador series Timbales

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      Look for better small bongos

      I got these bongos for knock-arounds - small and lightweight as compared to my LP GenII's. The sound is pretty okay for little drums (nothing like my full-size Generation II's, which are fantastic...Read complete review

      I got these bongos for knock-arounds - small and lightweight as compared to my LP GenII's. The sound is pretty okay for little drums (nothing like my full-size Generation II's, which are fantastic bongos!), but there are two big disappointments - (1) the "traditional" rim rather than a "comfort curve" style. The traditional flat rims can be hard on the hands. I sure wish these had a curved rim like the LP Aspire's. (2) the lug hardware is undersized and the lugs strip easily. These bongos defintiely need heavier-duty hardware. That's the really big minus. If I had it to do over again, I would not buy these bongos.

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      3.0

      you get what you pay for

      Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

      had to replace 3 of the lugs. cheep

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      4.0

      These are fun!

      By Mark T.

      from Southern NH

      About Me Experienced

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      Pros

      • Great Sound
      • Responsive
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Accompaniment
        • Jazz Clubs
        • Small Venues

        Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

        These are fun to play & sound pretty good when tuned up properly....
        Great for impromptu jams, parties, picnics...

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        5.0

        Great set of Bongoes!

        By matthew

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

        Awesome Bongos, I recommend this to anyone.

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        5.0

        Fun inexpensive instrument

        By Jim

        from Minnesota

        About Me Novice

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Great Sound

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Accompaniment

          Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

          Great just for sitting down and having fun.

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Great for the price! quick delivery!

          By chenz

          from jersey shore

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Great Sound

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

              Awesome set

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              (2 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              2 year old toddler broke the membrane

              By Dirq

              from Somervile, MA

              About Me Novice

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Poorly Made

                Best Uses

                  Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

                  Got these bongos for my 26 month old toddler, and he had broken the big membrane on the big bongo within about 20 seconds of getting them out of the bag. Oh well. He broke the membrane on the cheap toddler set of drums a couple of weeks earlier, and so I got him the real McCoy after making a duct tape membrane over his toddler set didn't have quite the right sound...so, the fact that my toddler is an experience bongo destroyer is somewhat extenuating, but the fact remains that my 2 year old child broke with his bare hands the membrane on an adult bongo membrane is nothing less that pathetic.

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                  5.0

                  Bongos

                  By Susan

                  from Ocean City MD

                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

                  I purchased these for my granddaughter. She loves them, they were a great present.

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                  5.0

                  Great for price!

                  By Donna

                  from California

                  About Me Professional Musician

                  Pros

                  • Beautiful Bongo's For
                  • Great Sound
                  • Huge Tone
                  • Responsive
                  • Sensitive

                  Cons

                  • Took Forever To Get Them

                  Best Uses

                  • Accompaniment
                  • Jazz Clubs
                  • School Bands
                  • Small Venues
                  • Soundtracks
                  • Symphonies

                  Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

                  Excellent bongo's for the price! Great for our daughter to learn simple rythem patterns. We got these in the middle of Feb. and had ordered them for Christmas present.

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                  5.0

                  Bongos

                  By Duke

                  from texoma ok.

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Responsive
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                  • Flat Sound

                  Best Uses

                  • School Bands
                  • Small Venues

                  Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

                  Good for the price

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  i will buy this product again if needed

                  By LEE

                  from ORLANDO, FLORIDA

                  About Me Novice

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Great Sound
                  • Responsive
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Accompaniment
                    • Small Venues

                    Comments about CP221 Tunable Bongos with Bag:

                    Hi Am Lee, i purchase this item recently as a gift for somebody. I Am very impressed with the sound and the quality. This is the perfect bongos for somebody that is learning to play. Bottom line i reccomend this product. Thank You

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