Some times I let my imagination fly free, as far as it pleases. What it brings back are ideas for unique and special instruments beyond rules, that resemble three-dimensional notes…
One of a kind, ceramic handmade, glazed, with goat leather.
Handmade, one of a kind, goat leather with heating system.
One of a kind, ceramic with goat leather and heating system.
Udu drums are thrown on the wheel, with fine low temperature clays (earthenware). Polished with a pebble to connect the particles on the surface of the clay, helping the sound effect and giving a pleasant texture. They are fired as high as the clay allows. Each piece is unique and gives always a different sound.
Wheel thrown, earthenware clay udu drum.
Wheel thrown, earthenware clay udu drums.
Earthenware clay, wheel thrown udu drum.