Creates the moaning, squeaking sound heard in Brazilian percussion.
The cuica drum (or 'Qweeka' drum as coined by Meinl) is popular in Brazilian Samba music. To play the percussion instrument, one hand controls the pressure of the head thereby changing the pitch of the tone and the other hand rubs an internal bamboo shaft with a moist cloth.
- Size: 8"-diameter head
- Material: premium fiberglass
- Floatune tuning system
- Hand-selected goat head
- Tuning key included
The authentic cuica sound in a durable Meinl fiberglass version! Order today.