Hybrid instrument, mixture of the African Bata; (used intensely in Cuba) and the Peruvian Cajon.
Decagonal instrument, of decagonal shape. It has wood Heads; in both sides, and a hole in the center similar to the Peruvian cajon.
The Batajon provide an interesting sonorous alternative. Although similar to the drums Bata; from the Batajons flow a peculiar sound by the fact of strike on the wood.
The Batajones are using in the afro-Peruvian music; these can be used in Cuban music too, in fusions, and in the imagination of each musician determined.
Each Batajon comes with a shoulder strap and a padded case.
Solid wood body.
Mohena, Requia & Pine in the Marbled Batajons and Pine for the Festivos.
Heads: Cedar plywood veneer.
- Big Batajon: 11.25 "- 7"
- Medium Batajon: 9.5 "- 6"
- Small Batajon: 7.5 "- 5.25"
Finish: Polyester and Polyurethane. Bright body.
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