Djembes

djembes

Percussion

djembes

Percussion

djembes

Djembes are a traditional African instrument that offer a wide variety of sounds and are perfect for drum circles. Pearl offers a large selection of rope tuned and top tuned Djembes for players of all skill levels.

Rope Tuned Djembe

Djembes produce a wide range of sounds and are ideal as a solo instrument or as part of a large percussion ensemble or drum circle.Pearl’s Rope Tuned Djembe series includes two size drums; 12” and 14”. The patented seamless synthetic shells are available in two dynamic hand-painted finishes, #684 Artisan Cypress and #685 Artisan Straight Grain Limba, with synthetic heads. A portion of the sale of each djembe will be shared with The Rhythmic Arts Project. TRAP’S primary objective is to promote the inclusion of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their typical peers in all aspects of everyday life.

Top Tuned Djembe

Djembes produce a wide range of sounds and are ideal as a solo instrument or as part of a large percussion ensemble or drum circle. Pearl’s Top Tune Djembe series includes two different size drums;12” and 14” that produce a thunderous low-endpunch. The patented seamless synthetic shells are available in two dynamic hand-painted finishes #685 Artisan Straight Grain Limba and #686 Artisan Weathered Oak with synthetic skin heads. Pearl’s top tuning mechanism simplifies the tuning process and makes changing heads a breeze. A portion of the sale of each djembe will be shared with The Rhythmic Arts Project. TRAP’S primary objective is to promote the inclusion of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their typical peers in all aspects of everyday life.

Hand Carved Mahogany Djembe

The Pearl 12" hand carved Mahogany djembe pays homage to the birthplace of the djembe, Malinke Village, West Africa. The drumfeatures a solid one piece Mahogany shell, with traditional rope tuningand a natural goat skin head. Djembes are a traditional African instrument that offer a wide variety of sounds and are perfect for drum circles.

Elite Series Djembes

The Djembe is a traditional African percussion instrument that offers a variety of sounds, perfect for ensembles and drum circles. Pearl's Elite Series djembes offera choice of two shell materials, Thai Oak andFiberglass. Thai Oak produces warmer tones while fiberglass delivers a more cutting sound. The Elite fiberglass djembes feature a deeper, round bowl that contributes to the low-end tone. Elite Series Djembes featureContour Crowns rims, polished steel hardware andpremium heads.

EZ Tune Djembe

Pearl's EZ Tune Djembe is the first djembe ever to combine the traditional look and feel of a rope djembe with the modern functionality of a mechanical tuning system. Available in 12.5” or 14” in traditional oak and 12” or 14” lightweight Fiberglass construction, the EZ Tune Djembe provides unprecedented tuning accuracy and ease with the incedible low-end response and cutting high-end projection that Pearl Djembes are known for.

Primero Series Djembes

Pearl's Primero Series Djembes featureFiberglass shells and arepriced affordably for the casual percussionist or professional players looking for a great sounding, yet robust instrument for drum circles or performance. The Primero Series offers a mechanical tuning system that makes tuning a breeze and a traditional rope tuned model.

Fun Drum

The Fun Drum is a lightweight Fiberglass Djembethat was created with the beginning percussionist in mind and is ideal for elementary music education programs. The Fun Drum features a pre-tuned plastic head, and comes with a shoulder strap. The Fun Drum is also the centerpiece instrument in theT.R.A.P. (therhythmicarts program) educational program.