Balafon

This traditional proto-xylophone is made from West African hardwood and is considered by some cultures to be at the heart of the Malinke origin story.

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Djembe

The Djembe is a powerful instrument of communication and healing for those who answer her call.

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Dunun 1

Dunun (also spelled dundun or doundoun) is the generic name for a family of West African drums that developed alongside the djembe in the Mande drum ensemble.

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Kora 1

The kora is a 21-string lute-bridge-harp used extensively in West Africa and is the traditional instrument the griots carry.

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