The tongue drum is still in use today by some musicians, the history of the drum tells historians a lot about the activities of various ancient cultures. The tongue drum has influenced more modern percussion instruments such as the xylophone. At the same time, the actual use of the tongue drum has become relatively obscure, and the owners of these percussion instruments are, for the most part, hobbyists.
A tongue drum is a musical drum that has parts of the exterior cut, or slit, to provide for a certain sound when the user strikes a portion of the drum. These drums are often made of wood, though some can be made of a metal. Usually, the way a tongue drum is set up, striking various parts of the drum will provide different tones for the percussion.
Handcrafted with steel-titanium alloy, the steel tongue drum is also coated with water-based high quality paint that against tarnishing, scuffs, and scratches. And with non-slip rubber feet for stable support when you playing.The Steel Drum is a nice present for children and the elder.
It is equipped with an amplification system which allows it to be connected to an amp, effects, sound cards etc. and most of all it comes with an ingenious tuning system which allows you to switch from one scale to another in a few seconds only!
This tongue drum is perfect for those who want to experience different scales with their tongue drum (Major, Minor, Pentatonic etc…), to play in varied musical contexts or to make awesome easy recordings!