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Do You Know Why This Instrument is Called the ‘Talking Drum’?
April 19, 2022
The talking drum is a percussion instrument particularly popular with Fuji and Juju music and other music genres associated with Yoruba culture. It is so called because its pitch and sound can be modulated to imitate the tone and prosody of human speech. It can be used by a skilled drummer to practically imitate any … Continue reading Do You Know Why This Instrument is Called the ‘Talking Drum’?