Item code: SIE
professional
extra large
Size:18.5" * 18.5"
CA$190
Item code: SIL
professional
large
Size:17" * 17"
CA$170
Item code: SIM
professional medium
Size:14.5" * 14.5"
CA$140
Item code: SIS
professional
small
Size:12.5" * 14"
CA$120
Item code: SIx
professional
extra small
Size:12" * 13"
CA$99
The   sikko  is a tunable hand-held thin  squared drum made of a Melina wooden frame  with goatskin  nailed  to it.  There  are  different sizes of sikkos, each  one  having  a  different  pitch .  It is a tunable instrument played  by hand or with a stick. 
The sikko  is  usually played by holding it vertically in one hand from  the  frame  side  and   by  striking  it  with  the  other  hand (or stick). There  are  usually  a  few  sikko  players playing simultaneously in  an  orchestra, each  of  them playing  a different sized one.
The  sikko  originated  in  the  regions  of southern Guinea and northern Sierra Leone.
It  is  played  in local neighborhood ceremonies, like weddings. The frame tuning system at the back of the instrument allows a very flexible tuning.
This version originates from Guinea (west Africa).
All  musical instruments  are  authentic professional instruments from West Africa.
The  craftsmen  who  built  them  are descended   from   families  who   have produced the same artifacts for generations. They  have  mastered  the techniques of selecting  materials  and  building   quality instruments  through  the  years. Hear   for   yourself  the   unique sound that first  echoed through Africa and now the world
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