Traditional Burkina Bara crafted from a large gourd calabash and skinned with a responsive goat hide.
-tunable ring and rope tightening system.
Country: Burkina Faso
Gourd Size: about 37cm
Playing surface diameter: about 11″
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The Bara is an ancient hand drum found in many cultures, originating within territory that is modern day Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, and Mali.