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Great for all ages, these comfortable bongos have Siam Oak shells, 6" and 7" rawhide heads, traditional rims, and Cuban-style steel bottoms. At this price, you can easily afford to put these fun little drums in an elementary music classroom or in any drum circle!
Can be attached to the bottom on throne base to hold bongos in playing position.
Designed with Alex to offer exceptional warmth, clarity and versatility, these handcrafted drums are built from the finest North American Ash.
Solid Stave Appalachian Red Oak drums made by seasoned craftsmen. Colors Available: Natural, Mahogany
Solid Stave Appalachian Red Oak drums made in the California Custom Shop by seasoned craftsmen. Colors Available: Natural, Mahogany
Designed to offer students and recreational players a great sounding instrument, Fiesta Bongos are made from select Parawood. Colors Available: Natural - Black HW, Black - Black HW, Red - Black HW, Yellow- Black HW
Mariano Series Bongo
Professional quality and size Parawood (Siam Oak) drums with Contour crown hoops and hardware. Colors Available: Walnut Stain, Natural, Burnt Toast Burst
LP Matador Wood Bongos Kiln dried, environmentally friendly Siam Oak shells. Fitted cast aluminum bottom, Traditional rims Natural rawhide heads, 5/16" diameter tuning lugs and Traditional 7-1/4" and 8-5/8" heads. These Bongos fit perfectly on the LP M245 Matador Strap-Lock Bongo Stand
Latin Percussion Valje Beech Wood Bongos with Chrome Hardware The LP Valje Wood Bongos feature original "steel band" rims, still preferred by some percussionists over all others, and Cuban style steel bottoms. Retaining the desirable authentic Valje contoured shell, the new Valje Wood Bongos are constructed of prime beech and finished in luxurious natural satin. Beech is a hard wood with attractive grain. LP Valje Bongos yield good attack and strong lower mid frequencies, attributes acknowledged in both percussion and drum set arenas.
Latin Percussion Fiberglass Bongos with Chrome Comfort Curve II Rims -WH White Fiberglass with Chrome Hardware -RD Red Fiberglass with Chrome Hardware -BK Black Fiberglass with Chrome Hardware
Latin Percussion Generation II Wood Bongos with Traditional Rims & Chrome Hardware The Generation II bongos have a more pronounced shell Contour than other bongos that creates crisp, distinct high tones.
LP Generation III® Wood Bongos*Slightly larger head size with the large half of the bongos featuring a head diameter of 9" instead of the more traditional 8-5/8"* Provides additional bottom end response and greater volume* Similar shell Contour to LP Generation II Bongos* Crafted of kiln dried, environmentally friendly Siam Oak* Specially designed steel backing plate* Hand selected, natural rawhide heads* Traditional rims and Cuban style bottoms, both crafted from high strength steel in a chrome finish* 5/16" diameter tuning lugs have been carefully formed to hug the shell, making the bongos as comfortable for playing as possible* Available in a natural light wood finish
LP Generation II Bongos have several features that put them a step above many other models. The Siam Oak shells have a more pronounced shell contour, giving them crisper, higher tones that really bark above the ensemble. LP Comfort Curve II rims keep your hands from becoming fatigued or injured, and the special steel backing plate prevents cracks in the shell caused by falling. Plate cast aluminum bottoms further support the shells, and 5/16" tuning lugs hold the tuning of the rawhide heads even when they are cranked to extreme levels.The LP Generation II Bongos are available with chrome hardware in the following finishes: Natural Wood*, Vintage Sunburst, Matte Sunburst, Wine Red* Natural Wood is also available with gold hardware.
Raul Rekow has played congas with Carlos Santana since 1976, participating in the groundbreaking melding of Latin, rock and funk styles that characterizes the band's history. For nearly thirty years Rekow has added his pulsating and colorful rhythms to the Santana sound, captivating audiences on five continents. Initially self-taught, Rekow learned about Cuban percussion from fellow Santana veterans Armando Peraza and Orestes Vilato. * Bongos are 3 ply wood shells wrapped with a Vibrant tiger print fabric * Special Gold Glitter Accents * Gold LP Comfort Curve II Rims * LP Side Plate * Hand selected, natural rawhide heads * Matching congas available * Medium price range with the continued LP quality
Latin Percussion Generation IIITriple Wood BongosLP's Generation III Bongos offer the same 9" and 7 1/4" head sizes as the standard set but with a third 5 1/2" diameter bongo added. This triple bongo set provides extra sound and accent possibilities and can easily be switched from a straight line configuration to a triangular configuration. Features include similar shell Contour to LP Generation II Bongos, kiln dried Siam Oak construction, specially designed steel backing plate, hand selected natural rawhide heads, traditional rims, and Cuban style bottoms crafted from high strength steel in a chrome finish.These bongos fit perfectly on the LP330 Cam Lock Bongo Stand.
Armando Peraza Bongos Born in Havana, Cuba, and one of the most revered icons in the world of percussion, Armando Peraza is a legendary master on both congas and bongos. Upon arriving in New York City in 1949, he quickly built a reputation of amazingly fast, complicated handwork, experimental techniques and showmanship. During his prolific career, which has spanned more than 60 years, Armando Peraza has performed on more than 100 albums, written over 40 songs and performed/recorded with such musical icons as George Shearing, Cal Tjader, Santana, Jaco Pastorius, Charlie Mingus and Billie Holiday. In 2003, LP unveiled the LP Accents Armando Peraza Signature Series Congas and Bongos as a tribute to this percussion legend. # Integrated artistic shell finish is molded into the drum, helping to preserve the look and beauty of the drum * Virtually indestructible, with steel reinforced bearing edges molded into the fiberglass to provide maximum strength * Plated cast aluminum bottoms * 5/16" diameter tuning lugs have been carefully formed to hug the shell, making them as comfortable for playing as possible * 7-1/4" and 8-5/8" hand selected, natural rawhide heads * Available in gold tone finish with LP Comfort Curve II Rims
Galaxy Giovanni Ash Bongos with Gold Hardware
Galaxy Giovanni Series Ash Wood Bongos with Chrome Hardware
Latin Percussion LP794X Galaxy Glitter Bongos with Gold Tone HardwareLP Galaxy Fiberglass Bongos deliver maximum volume and snap. They have steel reinforced bearing edges molded into the fiberglass to provide maximum strength. For even greater durability, the inside of the shell has been reinforced with a layer of Kevlar fiber, the bullet proof vest material which is two-times stronger than steel. The 7-1/4" and 8-5/8" natural rawhide heads have been hand-picked for quality. LP Galaxy Fiberglass Bongos have a space age, sparkle finish that's accented with gleaming gold tone hardware including LP Comfort Curve II Rims and gold tone cast aluminum bottoms. The gold tone 5/16" diameter tuning lugs have been carefully formed to hug the shell making them as comfortable for playing as possible. They are the perfect match to LP Galaxy Fiberglass Congas.
LP Compact Bongos project an amazing range of tones that belie their reduced size. Made from a special aluminum alloy, the Compact Bongos feature full-size 7-1/4" and 8-5/8" heads and are drum key tunable. Their compact design allows easy placement in drum kits or expansive percussion setups where space is an issue. And the sound is amazingly close to that of standard bongos. They respond well to intricate hand patterns and can also be played to good effect with drumsticks.
LP Aspire Wood Bongos offer the beginning or student player quality at an affordable price. The bongos feature kiln-dried, environmentally friendly Siam Oak. Heads are 6 3/4" and 8" with natural rawhide heads with a Cuban style bottom. The rims are black powder coated LP Aspire EZ Curve Rims.
LP Aspire Fiberglass Bongo Drums provide durability and projection while featuring a high gloss finish accented by black LP Aspire EZ Curve Rims and chrome 9/32" tuning lugs. Constructed with smaller 6 3/4" and 8" natural rawhide heads and Cuban style steel bottoms, they are a great entry level set of bongos. Available in black or red. Quality at an economical price!
These bongos have North American Ash shells with 7.25" and 8.625" heads. The distinctive black finish with Abraxas Angel graphic overlays truly sets this pair of bongos apart, while the EZ Curve rim makes them just as easy to play as other LP bongos.
The John Rodriguez Bongos are made from Beech wood which grants them a great deal of extra resonance. The slightly wider hembra (larger) drum has a 9" diameter for louder volume. The dark stain with the black band on these drums is quite distinctive, as are the traditional rims and cuban-style steel bottoms. This instrument is designed specifically for the seated bongo player, with a small center block for greater comfort while holding the drums.
LP Music Collection Mini Tunable Bongos The LPM199AW Mini Tunable Bongos are modeled after the world famous LP Generation II Bongos. Constructed of kiln dried, environmentally friendly Siam Oak. They feature 3-1/2 and 4-1/8 inch calf skin heads, chrome-plated hardware and miniature Comfort Curve II rims. Rubber tips prevent them from marring any surface. 4 inch tall bongos are fully tunable and produce quality tones.
These mini tunable bongos are great for playing, collecting, or gift giving. Head sizes are 4.5" x 3.5" and hardware is chrome plated. The unique hand painted Puerto Rican Flag design pays tribute to the Latino community that has brought so many unique instruments and sounds to our world.
LP Music Collection Santana Mini Tunable Bongos LPM200-AW Features:
LP Matador Fiberglass Bongos Raul Rekow Signature Series LP Matador Fiberglass Bongos offer the durability and projection of fiberglass shells at an affordable price. Features: