About Tombak or Tonbak Drum
The Tonbak Drum is a traditional Persian musical instrument with great significance in Persian music. It is a goblet-shaped drum made from a single piece of wood, usually walnut or mulberry, with a goatskin stretched tightly over the top.
The Tonbak is played by striking the drumhead with the fingers and palm, creating rhythmic patterns and tones. Its rich and resonant sound complements various musical genres, including classical, folk, and contemporary Persian music.
As a Persian musical instrument, the Tonbak is cherished for its cultural heritage and ability to add depth and rhythm to musical compositions. At the Ersaly store, you can find a selection of high-quality Tonbak drums handcrafted by skilled artisans, ensuring the authenticity and quality of this traditional instrument.