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SKU:Balafon - Consign
  • Country of Origin: Burkina Faso
  • Wood Type: Haré (Khadi)
  • Size(s): W:25" x H:16" x L:56"

  • Details

    This is a bala from Burkina Faso, West Africa. It is tuned to a diatonic scale. These bala have an extremely captivating sound. There are resonator gourds attached underneath each key which give these instruments a dynamic, very full sound.

    This instrument is being sold on consignment. Please see our return policy for consignment items.

    Additional Information

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    rope 5.5mm No
    Patterns No
    Rope 4mm No
    Handle Colors No
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    DrumSkull Drums is the world's leading percussion shop rooted in the music of West Africa. For almost two decades we have offered professional instruments of uncompromised quality. We remain true to our goals and we continue to expand on our focus of quality and community. Our inspiration is a culmination of over thirty years of West African & Congolese drum and dance education felt strong in the bay area of California. As students of this music, we feel extremely fortunate to have the respect and support of so many influential teachers throughout the US and in Africa. (Read more...)