The Meinl Woodcraft Bongos, just as the Woodcraft Congas, stand for tradition combined with exceptional workmanship. Only the finest hand selected material are used to product this premium bongos which produce the authentic loud bongo slap.
Meinl String Cajons feature a built in adjustable sizzle effect. Strings which touch the frontplate on the inside and span from top to bottom, deliver a sensitive rattle that can be adjusted to fit various musical applications. The patented integrated string mute system controls the tension of the strings and ensures a dry and crisp sizzle effect. Guitar strings touch the frontplate on the inside and span from top to bottom delivering a sensitive rattle that can be adjusted to fit various musical applications. This cajon has heavy duty rubber feet for a solid base and a padded sitting surface. The top corners can be adjusted by loosening or tightening the corner screws. This will alter the distance between the top corners of the frontplate and cajon body resulting in the players desired amount of ‘slap’ sound.
The MEINL Birds and Waterfall realistically imitate the sound of a flock of birds or a rippling waterfall. By using fiberglass a bright sound is produced, the dynamic range is increased and an optimum durability is realized.
Meinl Bongo Drums from the Headliner Series are perfect for the student or hobbyist looking for a high-quality hand drums to refine their techniques on. With its rubber wood shells and hand-selected buffalo skin heads, these bongos deliver both quality and affordability. The bongos are equipped with great-looking black powder-coated hardware.
The MEINL Birds and Waterfall realistically imitate the sound of a flock of birds or a rippling waterfall.
The MEINL Fiberglass Guiros offer three different striking surfaces for enhanced sounds and padded grip holes.
The MEINL Synthetic Didgeridoos are a modern twist on the traditional bamboo construction. They are extremely durable and are unaffected by weather so they are perfect for outdoor use.
The three versions have been designed according to master percussionist Luis Conte’s exact requirements. “My shaker sound is as smooth as silk” is how Luis described their sound.
The Meinl Artist Series Luis Conte signature bongo drums are a great complement to any percussion setup. Their shells are made of wood from rubber trees and are adorned with True Skin cowhide heads that deliver great feel and warm tones. The bongos also feature black powder-coated traditional style hardware and a natural finish. Its traditional style woodblock connection between the two shells is what Luis prefers.
The Professional Frame Drum Bags are made from heavy duty padded nylon with reinforced stitching. They protect your instruments and provide hassle free transportation.
The Meinl Tamborim Bag is made from heavy duty padded nylon with reinforced stitching and is equipped with a double-slide zipper and a shoulder strap.
Meinl Darbukas are made in the tradition of the original, esoteric goblet-shaped drums found in music from Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Southern Asia. Meinls darbuka drums are constructed from thin shells in various metals, each metal giving the different models their special timbre. The head is secured and tuned with external rings set close to the shell, in the Turkish-style. Light yet powerful, the darbukas have a deep full bass. They are well suited for high-pitched snapping sounds as well as a wide range of articulated “doum” and “tak” strokes. These Turkish style hand drums feature fat lows and ringing highs with a wide range between.