Krin (also called kirin, kolokolo, lokole) are a log drum and they often feature alongside Balaphon, Kora, djembes and dunun in contemporary West African Ballets.
Hand carved from khadi hardwood in Guinea and Burkina Faso, the craftsmanship of these distinctive drums is as functional as it is beautiful. With crisp tonal qualities and several distinct notes, Krin are high volume instruments ideal for any ensemble.
Comes complete with a pair of wooden strikers and your option for size: Medium or Large.
Large……….. 46cm-50cm long, 6″ Diameter
Medium…… 39cm-44cm long, 5.5″ Diameter
Please note that as this instrument is handmade dimensions may vary. Picture provided for reference.
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