Sunday Morning in Sitges, 27.09.2020

Sundays in Sitges

The Ewe Sogo


A short at home clip showing my Sogo drum, which comes from Ewe tribe in Volta Region (eastern Ghana). This drum is quite special as it is carved from a single piece of wood (not from separate slabs), which gives it an incredibly warm tone with full, deep bodied projection. I don’t typically play the drum in traditional manner, but use often for tracking / studio recording in combination with special percussion brooms from Eckermann Drums. This drum has been many places outside the Volta Region with me, glad still hanging in there!



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