Experience the joy of playing our versatile percussion instrument! A fantastic addition to any percussionist’s lineup, it boasts the following features:

  • Crafted from lacquered hardwood, ensuring durability and a polished look.
  • The main playing surface is made from resonant plywood, delivering rich and vibrant tones.
  • Equipped with an internal adjustable snare for added depth and texture in your sound.
  • Its large internal resonance space enhances the instrument’s overall acoustics, providing a full and immersive experience.

Height: 50cm || Length: 30cm || Depth: 30cm  ||  Weight: 3.5kg

Get ready to explore a world of rhythmic possibilities with this instrument that offers both playfulness and versatility, making it a must-have for percussion enthusiasts of all levels

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A cajon (pronounced kah-hon) is a percussion instrument that originated in Peru but has since become popular worldwide. The word “cajon” means “box” or “drawer” in Spanish, which accurately describes its basic box-like structure. The instrument is made of wood and features six sides, typically with a hole in the back for sound projection.

The front surface of the cajon is the playing area, usually made of thin plywood, and it is the part that the musician sits on or strikes with their hands and fingers to produce sound. The player can create various tones and rhythms by striking different parts of the front surface with different techniques. For example, striking the center generally produces a deep bass sound, while hitting the edges or corners can produce higher-pitched snare-like sounds.

Cajons are popular in various music genres, including flamenco, Latin, world, and acoustic music. They are appreciated for their versatility, portability, and ability to provide a rich and rhythmic accompaniment to a wide range of musical styles. Due to their accessible nature, cajons are often used by both professional musicians and casual players in studio recordings, live performances, and jam sessions.



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