Ghanian Beaded Shekere Gourd Shaker - Small
Enrich your band's music or enjoy the captivating swoosh-rattle sounds at home with our Shekere, a traditional West African instrument that has left its indelible mark on Latin American music. The Shekere is a time-honored instrument, originally brought to Cuba by West African slaves and later embraced by Cuban jazz musicians. Explore the remarkable features of our small-sized Shekere:
Cultural Heritage: The Shekere holds a significant place in West African and Latin American music, and its captivating sounds are an integral part of these musical traditions.
Authentic Craftsmanship: Crafted by filling a hollow gourd with beads or shells and adorning it with beaded netting around the outside, our Shekeres reflect the traditional artistry of the regions where they originated.
Versatile Playing: Shake, twist, and slap the Shekere to produce a variety of rhythmic sounds, allowing for versatile and dynamic musical expressions.
Size Options: Our Shekeres are available in small, medium, and large sizes, catering to different preferences and playing styles. The small Shekere measures 8-11 inches in length.
Experience the rich cultural heritage and rhythmic diversity of West African and Latin American music with our Shekere. Whether you're a seasoned musician or simply looking to add a distinctive element to your musical repertoire, the Shekere is an excellent choice. Embrace the tradition and artistry of this captivating instrument with each twist and shake