The travolette is a new type of hand drum with an unusual playing technique. The drums come in 6
diameters but can be made in a custom size. There are grooves around the edge that is a guiro and can be played with the felt mallet that's included.The
deep with maple
or mahogany shells. The package includes; a travolette, a felt mallet, a
4",6",8" and 10" Travolettes, birds eye maple heads and colorwood shells.
$395- includes four felt mallets, four drawstring cases and four stands
" The wood used for the shells and heads may vary from the photos "
Each travolette is hand made and one of a kind. I use many different types of wood: Mahogany,Hickory, Birch,Oak and Cherry just to name a few. I do not always stock the aforememtioned all the time so at time of purchase I will let you know what we have in stock.
The package includes; the travolette, a felt mallet and drawstring case
The Pro Series Travolette package is a travolette with the American Percussion shell Mahogany,Hickory, Oak, Cherry or Birch heads, custom case and stand.
4.5" mini Travolette & felt mallet, stand and drawstring case $84.95
10" bass-lap travolette with case and felt mallet
Brian Bales made a cool video of my travolette and Hat box drums, although there is a lot more that I do, in their construction, at least you can get some idea of a similar process in the making of the two unique percussion instruments.
The Pro Series Travolettes
6"- $109.95 & 8"- $114.95