Features: 8 x 10 1/2. Nickeled brass with goatskin head. The Cuica is also known as a puita, boi or onca. Cuica, in various forms, are found world-wide. However they are most closely associated with Brazilian Samba music. It is believed that the cuica was used in Africa as a call for the male lion since the sound mimics the roar of the female lione..
Features: The Tan Tan (lap surdo) is a portable, lightweight version of the surdo and has its origin in the samba schools of Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, where it is used in combination with the pandeiro, tamborim, and rebolo in Pagode music. Model: TT-2212-58 Manufacturer: Remo