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Doumbeks & Darbukas

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  1. Top Rated
    Meinl Copper Doumbek
    Meinl Copper Doumbek
    $169.99
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    Meinl Aluminum Darbuka
    Meinl Aluminum Darbuka
    Starting at $19.99
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    $26.39
  3. Meinl Bass Aluminum Doumbek
    Meinl Bass Aluminum Doumbek
    Starting at $149.99
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    Toca Freestyle Doumbek
    Toca Freestyle Doumbek
    Starting at $79.99
  5. Remo Festival Doumbek
    Remo Festival Doumbek
    $125.00
  6. Meinl Percussion Mini Doumbek Hand-Engraved
    $29.99
  7. Top Rated
    Meinl Aluminum Hand Hammered Jingle Darbuka
    Starting at $49.99
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    Meinl Aluminum Doumbek
    Meinl Aluminum Doumbek
    $129.99
  9. Top Rated
    Meinl Hand Hammered Aluminum Doumbek
    Meinl Hand Hammered Aluminum Doumbek
    $129.99
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    Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek
    Meinl Hand Engraved Aluminum Doumbek
    $129.99
  11. LP Udu Drum Utar
    LP Udu Drum Utar
    $117.99
  12. Top Rated
    Meinl Aluminum Hand-Hammered Darbuka
    Meinl Aluminum Hand-Hammered Darbuka
    Starting at $29.99
  13. Remo Festival Doumbek
    Remo Festival Doumbek
    $125.00
  14. Meinl Aluminum Darbuka
    Meinl Aluminum Darbuka
    Starting at $39.99
  15. Meinl Soprano Aluminum Doumbek
    Meinl Soprano Aluminum Doumbek
    $49.99
  16. Meinl Hand-Engraved Mini Darbuka
    Meinl Hand-Engraved Mini Darbuka
    $19.99
  17. Trophy Dumbek
    Trophy Dumbek
    $59.99
  18. Meinl Aluminum Mini Darbuka
    Meinl Aluminum Mini Darbuka
    $19.99
  19. Meinl Lacquered Aluminum Mini Darbuka
    $19.99
  20. LP LP LP1400-C4 CLAYTONE 4 UDU DRUM
    $127.99
  21. Meinl Hand-Engraved Aluminum Doumbek
    $129.99
  22. Meinl Mini Doumbek Hand Hammered
    Meinl Mini Doumbek Hand Hammered
    $29.99
  23. Toca Jamal Fiberglass Doumbek
    Toca Jamal Fiberglass Doumbek
    $136.99
  24. Remo Ergo Soloist Doumbek
    Remo Ergo Soloist Doumbek
    $239.99
  25. Meinl HE-214 Brass-Plated and Hand-Hammered Copper Darbuka
    $124.99
  26. Meinl Hand Hammered Aluminum Mini Darbuka
    $19.99
  27. Meinl 4-Piece Mini Darbuka Set with Aluminum Shells
    $79.95
  28. Remo Festival Doumbek
    Remo Festival Doumbek
    $125.00
  29. LP UDU Drum Claytone #2
    LP UDU Drum Claytone #2
    $84.99
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The mystical sound of a doumbek or darbuka is one that can easily add a unique tone to your musical arrangements. A swift beat on these instruments brings a new experience that is perfect for novices and professionals alike. They're simple to play and experiment with while adding to your overall sound. Doumbeks and darbukas have a rich and vibrant history. These hand drums have been present in cultural activities for centuries from Egypt to Turkey and beyond. Often played with one hand while resting under the arm of the drummer, these beautifully crafted goblet drums provide the listener with a sound most notable and classic. The doumbek originates in Egypt and is usually crafted of ceramic or metal. Most famous for its seamless drum head, a doumbek is easy to play with no hardware getting in the way of your percussive beat. Whether you choose a synthetic or animal hide head, your doumbek will have an authentic deep tone due to its traditional shape and construction. Darbukas on the other hand are always made of metal. Some, like the Meinl HE-214 feature a brass and copper finish, while others such as the Meinl hand hammered darbuka are made of plain aluminum. These hand drums originate in Turkey and while being a similar shape to the doumbek, offer a brassier tone. The rim on a darbuka is pinned with hardware to allow you to customize the tension. With a great amount of play this is a major benefit. These goblet drums are a truly eclectic way to bring a new sound into any recordings or jam sessions. If you're a fan of drum circles, you can really impress your counterparts with the echoing boom of a doumbek or the metallic tone of your darbuka. Even session players can benefit from adding in these traditional percussive elements as they add a unique sound not often heard in modern music.


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