Ghanaian Balaphon
Ghanaian Balaphon
Ghanaian Balaphon
Ghanaian Balaphon

Ghanaian Balaphon

$ 89.00

The balaphon is a traditional West African percussion instrument that resembles a xylophone. Created by master Ghanaian balaphone builders, each small balaphone includes six wooden notes with calabash gourd resonators of decreasing size, and the larger instrument includes eight wooden notes. 

Details:

  • Artisan: Christopher Doozie 
  • Country of Origin: Ghana
  • Materials: Wood, goat hide, calabash gourds
  • Dimensions:
    • 6 Note: 20" L x 12" W x 10" H
    • 8 Note: 22 "L x 15" W x 11" H