These beautiful drums are hand crafted by skilled artisans working with Equitable Marketing Association (EMA), one of Trade Aid's fair trade partners in India. As each drum is a handmade instrument, musical tones may vary.
3+ recommended for 3 years and up
Deco Marching Drum: This marching drum has a hand painted plywood body and has two leather skins with a floral motif printed on each, it comes with two drum sticks and a special harness so you can wear it. The drums are designed and tuned for maximum articulation and projection of sound, as marching is most often performed in the open air.
Size: 19 x 10 cm
Green Dumru Drum: This small handheld two headed dumru drum is handpainted with a floral design and has knotted strikers to hit the skins. To play this one handed drum, you wave the drum using a twisting wrist motion, the strikers beat on the drumheads.
Size: 11 x 11 cm
Small Hand Drum: This small handmade hand drum has two skins and is painted with delightful creatures.
Size: 20 d x 5 cm h
Red & Blue Marching Drum: This gorgeous marching drum is hand painted in red and blue, it has a strap to sling around your neck, and comes with two wooden drum sticks.
Size: 19.5 x 26.5 cm
Spotty Marching Drum: This small marching drum is made from a plywood body, hand painted with colourful dots, it has a leather skin stretched over each end and comes with two drum sticks and a special harness so you can wear it.
Size: 19 d x 11 cm h
Red & Grey Marching Drum: This small marching drum is handmade from a plywood body which is painted red and grey, it has a leather skin stretched over each end and comes with two drum sticks and a special harness so you can wear it.
Size: 19 d x 10 cm h
Rainbow Damru Drum: This small frame hand drum with a brightly rainbow-coloured handle is played by twirling the handle rapidly in one hand, with the knotted string beating out the rhythm.
Size: 26 cm
Salvador Damru Drum: This vibrant hand painted dumru drum has knotted ropes to hit the goat hide skins. To play this drum, you wave the drum using a twisting wrist motion, the strikers beat on the drum heads.
Size: 13 d x 28 x 5 cm