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Suppliers of Fair Trade quality ethnic percussion instruments at competitive prices.

Thank you for visiting our online shop. As individuals and professional players ourselves, we've experienced some of the frustrations that can arise when purchasing percussion instruments and we make a promise that we will do our best to make sure that your experience of buying from us is a good one; after all we want you to come back and buy more!

You can be reassured that these percussion instruments are sold on a 'Fair Trade' basis and that the craftsmen and musicians who manufacture them are receiving a fair and decent income. See our Fair Trade Policy here.

Why Buy Percussion Instruments From Drumculture?:

  • We operate a fair trade policy
  • All of our instruments are manufactured by extremely talented and highly experienced craftsmen
  • These are exactly the same instruments used by our own professionals.
  • Every item is quality-checked before being dispatched
  • The wood used only comes from sustainable forests.
  • We have years of experience ourselves of buying from other providers so we know all the pitfalls and frustrations! Our aim is to make your purchase as simple as possible and to allow you to enjoy playing your instrument for many, many years.
  • The hand percussion that we supply should not be compared with the plethora of poor-quality instruments that seem to have flooded the market; our hand percussion instruments are made by professional craftsmen who take a great pride in the work that they produce.

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Frog Caller

frog caller

Frog Shape

Item Code: mfc001
Quantity: 1
9cm x 5cm x 4.5cm

A novel and fun instrument constructed in sustainable Sono wood with hide skin. The attached handle is pulled taught and tweaked to create an authentic sounding frog call. It can also be swung vigorously around the handle creating a loud rasping sound.

£2.49
P&P £1.25 (UK
 

Frog Caller

frog caller

Painted Cone

Item Code: mfc002
Quantity: 1
3.5cm x 3.5cm x 12cm

A novel and fun instrument constructed in sustainable Sono wood with hide skin. The attached handle is pulled taught and tweaked to create an authentic sounding frog call. It can also be swung vigorously around the handle creating a loud rasping sound.

SOLD OUT

£2.99
P&P £1.25 (UK)
 

Frog Caller

frog caller

Painted

Item Code: mfc003
Quantity: 1
5cm x 5cm x 5cm

A novel and fun instrument constructed in sustainable Sono wood with hide skin. The attached handle is pulled taught and tweaked to create an authentic sounding frog call. It can also be swung vigorously around the handle creating a loud rasping sound.

SOLD OUT

£2.49
P&P £1.25 (UK)
         

Thunder Drum

batik thunder drum

Batik Thunder Drum

Item Code: msd001
Quantity: 1
25cm x 8cm x 8cm

A truly innovative design and a unique sound effect. The recycled card body is capped with a synthetic drum skin. Attached to this is a wire spring that vibrates against the drum skin when shaken. The tube body amplifies this sound into a loud roar of thunder that is particularly impressive.

£7.95
P&P £1.99 (UK)
 

Thunder Drum

painted thunder drum

Painted Thunder Drum

Item Code: msd003
Quantity: 1
23cm x 8cm x 8cm

This is one of our hottest items and a beautiful object in its own right. The body of this thunder drum is decorated with a hand painted traditional design. Each piece is different. The wire spring creates a roar of thunder when the drum is shaken.

£9.99
P&P £1.99 (UK)
 

Hand Drum

coconut hand drum

Coconut Hand Drum

Item Code: mtd004
Quantity: 1
7cm x 15cm x 12cm

This instrument is used to teach percussion in Indonesia . The half coconut body is topped with a highly polished Sono wood lid. The felt tipped beater is used to hit the lid to create a rich note closer to a tong drum. The hole to the sound chamber can also be covered with the hand to change the tone of the drum.

£6.99
P&P £1.50 (UK)
         

Agogo

agogo

Agogo

Item Code: mtd006
Quantity: 1
3cm x 3cm x 19cm

This excellent instrument is a classic from school days. When held in the middle and struck on either end with the included beater, it creates 2 distinct warm notes. Hand turned from sustainable Mahogany wood.

£5.99
P&P £1.25 (UK)
 

Cricket Rattle

cricket rattle

Teak Rattle

Item Code: mma009
Quantity: 1
10cm x 5cm x 20cm

This unique instrument is hand turned from sustainable Teak wood. A series of springs attach small beaters to the body creating a distinctive cricket call when shaken. This instrument is very popular with parents and teachers as it is an intriguing sound effect that can be used in many situations.

£5.95
P&P £1.50 (UK)
 

Gecko Clacker

gecko clacker

Gecko Clacker

Item Code: mma004
Quantity: 1
10cm x 4cm x 30cm

A fantastic percussion instrument, especially for younger players. The sustainable Sono wood construction is held together with high quality rope. Carved into the unmistakable form of a gecko this popular product creates a cascading noise as each plate slaps the next.

£6.95
P&P £1.50 (UK)
         

Kokriko

kokiriko

Kokriko

Item Code: mma016
Quantity: 1
60cm x 5cm x 10cm

This wonderful percussion instrument is hand crafted from sustainable sono wood. The multiple plates are bound with high quality rope and slap together when played to create a crisp, cascading sound.

£14.99
P&P £2.45 (UK)
 

Prayer Drum

prayer drum

Giraffe

Item Code: mpd001
Quantity: 1
5cm x 23cm x 8cm

A classic instrument used in performance and religious ceremonies all over Asia. 2 hide skins are stretched across a sustainable Sono wood body. The attached wooden beads strike each drum when twisted between the hands.

£4.99
P&P £1.25 (UK)
 

Prayer Drum

prayer drum zebra

Zebra

Item Code: mpd002
Quantity: 1
5cm x 23cm x 8cm

A classic instrument used in performance and religious ceremonies all over Asia. 2 hide skins are stretched across a sustainable Sono wood body. The attached wooden beads strike each drum when twisted between the hands.

£4.99
P&P £1.25 (UK)
         

Prayer Drum

prayer drum painted

Painted

Item Code: mpd003
Quantity: 1
5cm x 23cm x 8cm

A classic instrument used in performance and religious ceremonies all over Asia. 2 hide skins are stretched across a sustainable Sono wood body. The attached wooden beads strike each drum when twisted between the hands.

£4.99
P&P £1.25 (UK)
 

Prayer Drum

celtic prayer drum

Celtic Prayer Drum

Item Code: mpd006
Quantity: 1
9cm x 24cm x 2cm

These fantastic prayer drums are constructed from hide skins over a sustainable sono wood frame and handle. These drums have a large playing surface making a crisp, resonant sound when struck by the wooden beads attached. The skins are decorated with striking Celtic designs inspired by the classic Irish bodhran.

£4.99
P&P £1.25 (UK)
 

Damaru Drum

damaru drum

Dark Damaru

Item Code: mpd005
Quantity: 1
Colour: Chocolate
10cm x 10cm x 10cm

Similar in function to the Prayer Drum this instrument has 2 hide skins bound over a sustainable Mahogany wood body. The drum is held with the attached rope loop and the wooden beads strike the drums when the player twists their wrist.

£7.99
P&P £1.78 (UK)
         

Damaru Drum

damaru drum

Natural Damaru

Item Code: mpd004
Quantity: 1
Colour: Natural
10cm x 10cm x 10cm

Similar in function to the Prayer Drum this instrument has 2 hide skins bound over a sustainable Mahogany wood body. The drum is held with the attached rope loop and the wooden beads strike the drums when the player twists their wrist.

£7.99
P&P £1.78 (UK)
 

Tong Drum

tong drum 4 note

4 Note Tong Drum

Item Code: mtd005
Quantity: 1
10cm x 32cm x 12cm

This impressive drum is hand made from sustainable Teak wood. The sturdy body creates a sound chamber for the 4 notes cut into the top. The drum is loud, rich and resonant when played with the beaters included.

£34.99
P&P £6.95 (UK)
   
         
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