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Medieval Tabor Drum 12 Inch with Sticks TB12

Medieval Tabor Drum 12 Inch with Sticks TB12

Product Description

Our Medieval Tabor Drum 12 Inch has Two goat skin heads that are tied to a wooden frame with hemp rope. A hemp snare is tied to one head. The Playing surface is about 11.5". The drum is about 4.5" deep. Each drum is shipped with a pair of playing sticks. This is an historic medieval reproduction drum. The English word "tabor" is derived from the Latin word for drum. Today we use the term tabor or refer to the two headed squat drums associated with the Fife and Drum. The thin shell of the tabor, looks like a frame drum shell with two heads. The shell is traditionally tin so the light weight instrument could be carried, and played, for long periods of time. The heads are usually rope tuned with a snare on one side. Players usually hang the drum from the forearm while using one stick to strike the snared head. The tabor is suspended by a strap from the forearm, somewhere between the elbow and wrist. They should never be played on a drum stand; which would muffle the sound. Today Tabors have a variety of names that reflect the cultures that play them as well as the different sizes of drum.
MEASUREMENTS:
Approximately 12" Diameter
Weight 3 Lbs.

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