The Gon Bops 8” Pandeiro has been designed for maximum comfort during long-term playing. A warm, rich-sounding drum, the 8” Pandeiro features precise platinelas to provide wonderful articulation and projection. A custom Gon Bops head delivers rich open tones and a great slap sound ? it also provides players great confidence in executing finger roll patterns. With its beautiful dark wood finish, professional carrying bag with shoulder strap, and tuning key provide, this is a serious instrument for serious players – but its easy playability makes it ideal for players at all levels.