Yurko is a master of traditional Ukrainian kobza-kind musical instruments. He makes wheel fiddles (a hurdy-gurdy) starosvitska (smaller) banduras, Veresayev kobzas and krylovidni (“wing-shaped”) gusli – an ancient string musical instrument.
44 metric tons required to press a 4 layer dimple and C tone field in the center of a Saraz handpan. After pressing a note, the interstitial still needs a LOT of pneumatic hammering to achieve the ideal shape.
The Black Sparks Doumbek is a sombaty plus darbuka made by Gawharet El Fan factory in Egypt. The Sombaty plus darbuka is heavier from the standard sombaty darbuka, It has another layer of aluminum and it produces stronger soun