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Looking to buy Professional Djembe?

Buy professional djembe drum from our online shop.

Thank you for visiting our online shop. As individuals and professional players ourselves, we've experienced some of the frustrations that can arise when purchasing professional djembes and we make a promise that we will do our best to make sure that your experience of buying from us is a good one; after all we want you to come back and buy more!

"I'd just like to let you know that my drum has arrived and I really love it.Thankyou for your patience and help"

You can be reassured that the craftsmen and musicians who manufacture these instruments are receiving a fair and decent income. See our Fair Trade Policy here.

"GUAU!!!!I love it...!!!!I have just received the drum, it is fantastic and looks Very Good!!! I have already played a little bit (during my lunchbreak...) but I will have to wait until this evening for a longer session...I like the sound of the slaps a lot, but I am sure with time I will be able to make it sound just great..."

Why Buy professional Djembe Drums From Drumculture?:

  • We operate a fair trade policy
  • All of our instruments are manufactured by extremely talented and highly experienced craftsmen
  • These are exactly the same instruments used by our own professionals.
  • Every item is quality-checked before being dispatched
  • The wood used only comes from sustainable forests.
  • We have years of experience ourselves of buying from other providers so we know all the pitfalls and frustrations! Our aim is to make your purchase as simple as possible and to allow you to enjoy playing your instrument for many, many years.
  • The professional drums that we manufacture should not be compared with the plethora of poor-quality drums that seem to have flooded the market; our drums are made by professional craftsmen who take a great pride in the work that they produce.

DELIVERY TAKES ABOUT 4 WORKING DAYS

How to Buy Your Professional Drum:

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Visit our Drumming Accessories page for Djembe bags, hats, straps, etc

Kambala Solo Djembe

mali professional djembe

Kambala Solo

Sizes:
25" high, 14" head - £225.00
25" high, 12" head - £210.00

Our Kambala Solo from the Ivory Coast, West Africa, represents the pinnacle of sound quality and traditional construction. It has an intense, cutting tone to ensure crisp, clear solos. Hand crafted from one trunk, it has a natural goatskin head and is strung with top quality rope.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

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Kambala Professional Series

ivory coast djembe

Kambala Pro

Sizes:
16" high, 9" head - £119.00
19" high, 10" head - £159.00
22 " high, 11" head - £179.00
24" high, 12" head - £189.00
24" high, 13" head - £205.00
25" high, 14" head - £219.00
25" high, 15" head - £229.00

Our Kambala Professional from the Ivory Coast, West Africa, is a strong, rich-sounding drum with the professional or advanced player in mind. Hand crafted from one trunk, it has a natural goatskin head and is strung with top quality rope.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

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Kambala Master Series

senegal djembe

Kambala Master

Sizes:
24" high, 13" head - £215.00

A beautiful, awesome sounding drum with beautiful lines and carving to match from the Ivory Coast. More 'knots' on the head makes for more balanced tuning and a richer sound.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

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Drumculture Master Series

master djembe

Djembe Master Series

Made by Libon, a Master Drummer, from lenke in Gambia, it is banded with coloured string in Guinean colours. The sound is just to die for and we can make one for you too. We only use the best skin, the best rope and the best wood. These drums are for the serious player; they sound crisp and clean, rarely need tuning, are built to last and look fantastic too! - built by a Drum Master.

£340 Guide Price
(sold in our Drum School in The Gambia only)

 

Kambala Bassam Series

senegal djembe

Kambala Bassam

Sizes:
16" high, 9" head - £92.50
19" high, 10" head - £119.00
22" high , 11" head - £129.00
23" high , 12" head - £149.00
24" high , 14" head - £179.00

Still aimed at the 'serious' player, these drums are from the Ivory Coast and have thinner strings and a simple carved design with a goatskin head.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

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Kambala Pro Series

kambala pro

Red or Black Rope

Sizes:
12" high, 8" head - £82.50

Red or Black rope. Goat skin head and simple rope tuning system. Often played as a set of 2 or 3 (tuned to different tones), this adds another dimension to the group sound.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

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Bucara Series Single String

kambala pro

Carved

Sizes:
11" head - £101.99
13" head - £130.00

Bucara Djembe 11 or 13 inch, made by traditional craftsmen in Ghana using African Cedar wood & Goat skin. Patterns carved by hand, so each drum is unique.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

BUC 104 OUT OF STOCK

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Bucara Series Double String

kambala pro

Smooth

Sizes:
11" head - £129.00
13" head - £159.00

Bucara Djembe 11 or 13 inch with a smooth shell. The double stringing means that these instruments hold their tuning very well. They have excellent dynamic & tonal range. A Professional djembe made by traditional craftsmen in Ghana using African Cedar & Goat skin.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

BUC104DS OUT OF STOCK

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Bucara Series Double String

kambala pro

Carved

Sizes:
11" head - £145.00
13" head - £199.00

Bucara Djembe 11 or 13 inch with a carved shell. The double stringing means that these instruments hold their tuning very well. They have excellent dynamic & tonal range. A Professional djembe made by traditional craftsmen in Ghana using African Cedar & Goat skin.

P&P £12.00 (UK only)

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