Hand-crafted from natural materials such as wood, tree bark, animal skin, and hand woven twine, this drum was crafted in Huancayo, Peru. The Andean drum is an important instrument to the indigenous music of the Andes. They are used for festive occasions and are an essential part of traditional Andean music. Use your 8.75" square drum the same way and make some rhythm and call in the energy. Side of drum can vary from light to dark in color.