How you can play the talking drum
playing a talking drum is a great introduction to african music! they are easy to pick up and great for beginner .the talking drum can be played in a standing or seated position. hold the mallet in the hand you normally write with. tuck the drum under the opposite arm, the center of the ropes about even with the biceps and ribs.
for high tones: after squeezing the cords tightly, hit the drum with the stick near the drum head's center, and bounce the stick off the surface.
for lower tones: after releasing the cords, hit the with the stick near the drum head's center, and bounce the stick off the surface.
cleaning and care instructions:
the talking drum is very durable, however you should avoid exposing it to too much direct sunlight, extreme heat or cold, dampness, rain, snow, etc.
your talking drum can be cleaned with a damp cloth, but don't apply cleansing agents or other cleaning tools
Condition: Brand New