repeater (Nyabinghi smaller pitch drum)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

also known as kette or keteh, it is the smallest size/pitch drum. It has a tight goat skin membrane and it is struck with the fingertips. Important in the Jamaican Burru music and Rastafari movement, it is part of the Nyabinghi/Akete drums.

Relationships

from: Ashanti, Ghana
part of: akete (set of Nyabinghi drums)