Remo DJ-0014-24 Mondo Djembe Drum - Adinkra, 14"
Leon Mobley Signature Series standard key-tuned djembe with 8 lugs. The Adinkra design printed on one of the new fabric finishes in Remo's DESIGNER'S TOUCH graphic arts line, gives this shell the look of hand painted wood. This beautifully designed Adinkra djembe exemplifies Leon Mobley's passion for playing the djembe as well as his deep rooted respect for the traditions of his ancestral Africa. He believes in Unity, Peace, and Passion for playing and shares his joy with the world, whether on stage with Ben Harper or in a drum circle. Remo djembes are based upon the traditional drums of the West African Mandingo people, originating from the great Mali Empire of the 13th and 14th century. In Africa, one of the Djembe's functions is as a healing drum. Remo Djembes are based on the same traditional Djembe tone and form combined with Remo's modern advances including a wide range of tuning systems, heads, finishes and sizes. REMO'S key-tuned djembe have had great success as the most user friendly djembe in the world. With features like portability, tunability, durability, and playability it's no wonder why it is the choice for thousands and thousands of professional and recreational drummers for years. The key-tuned Djembes are the most popular of Remo's World Percussion instruments. They're as wide used by touring professionals as they are in drum circles. The high slaps and deep bass tones from all Remo Djembes are from the Type 2 Fiberskyn TM 3 drumhead and ACOSTICON TM shell. There are 4 lugs on the 10 in. model, 6 lugs on the 12 in. and 8 lugs are used on the 14 in. + models, all in a Earth-pattern FabriFinish covering.
The Mondo Djembe features full-range tuning with rich, warm bass and well-defined slap tones, making it the most user-friendly Djembe worldwide. Constructed with an Acousticon shell and a Mondo Skyndeep drumhead, the Mondo Djembe are the choice for thousands of professional and Recreational drummers worldwide because of their durability, tunability and portability.
- Package Weight: 18.95 pounds
- Package Dimensions: 84.582 L x 47.752 H x 23.622 W (centimeters)
- The high slaps and deep bass tones from all Remo Djembes are from the Skyndeep Fiberskyn drumhead and Acousticon shell
- Technology: Acousticon, Mondo, Skyndeep
- Style: Adinkra
Remo D Belli was a percussion pioneer. In 1957, he invented the first successful synthetic Mylar drumheads, today’s industry standard. For over 60 years, Remo, Inc. has constantly and consistently broken new ground when it comes to industry firsts. Ultimately, when it comes to our expertise as a drumhead manufacturer, nothing can touch the technical and musical advantages that Remo Drumheads provide.
Anyone who has experienced a drum circle, jam or performance knows the transformative effect of rhythm. It moves, inspires and thrills. From street corners, parks, beaches, community centers, wellness centers, concerts and schools, drums are tools that connect us on a deep rhythmic level. Drumming is an interactive community tool that promotes wellbeing and life enhancement. At Remo, we are committed to ensuring that everyone has a chance to revel in this activity. Through our ongoing efforts, the professional, the enthusiast, the children, the elderly, the at-risk, and those with disabilities are brought the joy of drumming.
Remo launches a new look and sound in their key-tuned djembes with Sky deep Drumheads. These new djembes are a perfect match, combining Remo Sky deep drumheads and Acoustic on shells, finished with complimentary graphic images.