Log Drum (or slit drum)

An African or Asian percussion instrument carved from wood into a box with one or more slits in the top. Struck with hands or mallets, the wood is hollowed out to create a chamber for sound waves to travel...

Learn More

Lugs

The tension rods (or screws) that hold the hoopThe round metal or wooden disc that holds the drumhead onto the drum. Lug casings are then fast... More and drumheadThe covering or membrane, made of animal skin...

Learn More