The Toca Acacia Tambourines with Brass/Nickel Jingle Combos. An extremely articulate tambourine, perfect for the recording artist or gigging musician. Constructed from exotic Acacia hardwood. 8 rows of single Nickel/Brass combo jingles produce a balanced sound. Dark wood satin matte finish & an ergonomically tapered handle.
First off, let's describe the housing of this beautiful instrument. The frame is constructed entirely from the cherished Acacia hardwood. Prized for fine furniture across the globe, and incorporated in treasured instruments.Acacia is a beautiful hardwood with just the right resiliency for tambourines. Each polished Acacia frame houses two rows of jingles. Purists can choose the model that features both rows of brass jingles, whereas others can savor the best of both worlds: an alternating row of brass and nickel jingles.
The balance of warmth and edge, alternately the choir-like tenor and soprano voices, is unforgettable. This is a hybrid instrument that will sit well in the studio or live. The Toca Brass/Nickel will play gently or loudly. It's lightweight, it's versatile, it's extremely well- constructed from elite materials, and it's destined to be an integral component in the percussionist's prize collection.