The Repinique Drum is tuned very high to produce a tone that makes it ideal for a lead or solo drum. They are typically played with a wooden stick and one hand, however in Bahia it is played with two wooden sticks or plastic ‘whip sticks’. This lightweight aluminium drum comes complete with a nylon head and metal tuning rods. It is usually carried with a shoulder strap and can be used in an array of situations.
Constructed from lightweight aluminium
12 inch nylon playing surface
Played with wooden sticks or plastic 'whip sticks'