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Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek 8 1/2 in.

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The hand engraved Meinl Aluminum Doumbek is carfted entirely of aluminum. Offering outstanding sound and quality, the drum reaches from resonant lows...Click To Read More About This Product

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This ornamental drum produces snappy Middle Eastern sounds.

The hand engraved Meinl Aluminum Doumbek is carfted entirely of aluminum. Offering outstanding sound and quality, the drum reaches from resonant lows to ringing highs.

Meinl includes a carrying bag, a spare head, and a tuning key with the hand engraved aluminum doumbek.

FEATURES
8-1/2"-diameter synthetic head
17-1/8"-height
Hand-engraved aluminum shell

Includes carrying bag, spare head, and tuning key

Gorgeous to look at, perfect for mobile jams.

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MeinlHand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek
 
5.0

(based on 5 reviews)

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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great sound (5)
  • Responsive (4)
  • Versatile (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Accompaniment (4)
  • Small venues (3)
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    • Experienced (3)

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great addition to my world drums!

By Pixelsperson

from Easthampton, MA

About Me Novice

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Great Sound
  • Perfect Size
  • Responsive

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Accompaniment
    • Freestyle Drum Circle

    Comments about Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek:

    Arrived very well packed. Looking forward to learning to play this beautiful Middle-Eastern Drum!

     
    5.0

    Great drum at a great price!

    By Eddieb208

    from Plymouth, MA

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Great Sound
    • Huge Tone
    • Reasonably priced
    • Responsive
    • Sensitive
    • Size is perfect for my 10 year old grandson.
    • Versatile

    Cons

    • I do not have any cons!

    Best Uses

    • Accompaniment
    • Drum Circles
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek:

    Buy this drum if you are a novice Doumbek player, it's well made and you can't beat the price.

    Service and delivery comments:

    Musician's Friend, as always, delivers the goods for free, well packed and within fast internal processing times.

     
    5.0

    Most excellent!

    By Jan

    from Crescent, PA

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Great Sound

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek:

        My son has taken an interest in different types of drums. He is 13. He researched extensively and decided on this drum. He loves the sound! Also, it is beautiful.

         
        5.0

        Highly recommended

        By Sahara

        from Buffalo, NY

        About Me Novice

        Pros

        • Great Sound
        • Responsive
        • Sensitive
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Accompaniment
          • Small Venues

          Comments about Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek:

          I'm in a belly dance troupe that is starting a drum circle. We're being trained by an experienced drummer, and after looking at dozens of different drums online, he recommended this one. I was not disappointed, it's a beautiful drum and the sound is clear. I especially like how light it is due to it being made of aluminum, easy to transport.

           
          5.0

          Great Darbuka (Doumbek) for an awesome price!

          By Darbuka Jammer

          from USA

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Great "doum Tek Kah"
          • Great Sound
          • Responsive
          • Versatile

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Accompaniment
            • Bangra
            • Egyptian Music
            • Small Venues
            • World Music

            Comments about Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek:

            Great sound for an awesome price. The aluminum material resonates well on this 8.5" darbuka. The finish is pretty well made. The synthetic head produces crisp, high sounds on the edge and deep sounds on the center.

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