Hand Drum

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Roland Gajate Garcia

BY DAVID A. BRENSILVER When we spoke recently with Roland Gajate-Garcia, he’d just started his fourth season as the percussionist with the house band on Dancin... Read More...
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Akbar Moghaddam

BY DAVID A. BRENSILVER For decades, one of the percussion industry's most respected and trusted craftspeople has worked behind the scenes at such pioneering br... Read More...
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Aditya Kalyanpur

BY JOHN PAYNE The former child prodigy studied under the late, great Ustad Allah Rakha (famed for his decades-long collaborations with Ravi Shankar), and also ... Read More...
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How To Build Clay Hand Drums

BY JARED COBB A recent DRUM! reader survey revealed that more than 90 percent of you either own or have immediate access to formulated clay, fresh goatskin hea... Read More...