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LP Bata Drums

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LP Founder Martin Cohen, first came across Batá drums more than 40 years ago at a religious ceremony in the Bronx, New York. Traditionally Batás are ceremonial drums that are played in groups.At least three people sit, each with a different size drum, and act out “call and answer” patterns which are played on the drums. Contemporary drummers often use two or three Batás in a stand on their percussion set-up.

Features: 

  • Made from our specially selected, kiln dried, environmentally friendly Siam Oak
  • Most precisely made Batás available today, wrench tuned
  • Available in three sizes: small or Oconcolo with 5 in. and 6-3⁄4 in. head sizes, medium or Itolele with 5-3⁄4 in. and 9 in. head sizes, and large or Iya with 6-1⁄2 in. and 12-1⁄2 in. head sizes
  • Gracefully tapered shell, with increasing thickness to the smallest point, for a great, strong sounding drum
  • Natural rawhide head has been carefully chosen for optimum sound quality
  • Black nylon neck strap, tuning wrench, and LP Lug Lube included