Pearl’s Surdos are the bass voice and foundation of our Brazilian Percussion Line.



Model Numbers

PBS2222 Surdo 22x22

PBS2018 Surdo 20x18

PBS1822 Surdo 18x22

PBSM20 Surdo Mallet

PBS30BD Legs & BD Adaptor Kit

The lightweight wood shells allows for hours of comfortable play when worn over the shoulder with the provided strap. They are available in 18x22, 20x18, and 22x22 sizes (diameter x depth) and include two-ply tunable heads with an outer ply of synthetic leather for accentuated low–end frequencies.

Our patent-pending PBS30BD Leg/Bass Drum Adapter Kit allows your Surdo to be played vertically like a floor tom or horizontally with a pedal like a bass drum.

Pearl’s Pearl’s patented Air-Suspension Feet (US Patent #5881981) provide maximum resonance and solid grip to minimize sliding on any floor surface. The durable yellow plastic covering with green and blue accents highlight the colors of Brazil.

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    Surdo Case for 22" x 22"
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    Surdo Case for 18" x 22"

Surdo Mallet

Strong, lightweight wooden mallet with a round cloth beater for warm, round surdo tones.

Legs & BD Adapter Kit for Surdo

PBS30BD Adapter kit allow you to play the surdo vertically or horizontally.

Legs or Strap

Can be played with the included strap or with the optional PBS30BD Adapter Kit.