House of Musical Traditions
7010 Westmoreland Ave.
Takoma Park, MD 20912
HOURS: 11 am - 7 pm
Tuesday through Saturday
11 am - 5 pm Sunday & Monday
Other types of claves occasionally available; please contact us for current selection.
A folk instrument of uncertain age and origin, already well known during the European Middle Ages, and in Western Europe probably since Gallo-Roman times. The dimension of the vibrating tongue determines the pitch of the fundamental note.
Not all keys may be in stock, and delivery can be delayed as these are handmade items. If you require a rush order, you may wish to contact us to check availability before ordering.
Article: How to Play the Jaw Harp
Our stock varies -- please contact us for current selection.
Remo Spring Drum/Thunder Tube
Gently shake the drum and the spring vibrates the head, creating a unique thunder sound. 7 inches x 2 inches, various multicolored finishes. (let us choose one for you)
Other Shekeres occasionally available -- please contact us.
Miscellaneous African instruments
Assorted fork rattles, dancers rattles and anklebells, seed pod rattles, spider eggcase rattles, cowbells, stick drums, agogo bells, shakers and many more.
Got an unusual request? Let us know what you need.