Alo Gong

Alo Gong

$50.00$130.00

  • made in Nigeria
  • looks like a bell, sounds like a gong
  • comes with beater
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Description

This instrument is a long hollow metal gong. It is a traditional musical instrument from the Ibo part of Nigeria. The gong is struck at various harmonic points along its length using a rubber wrapped handle. The sound is deep and resonate. While playing, the bell can be lifted on and off the ground for various sound effects or, the pointed end stuck in the ground and the open end cupped with the palm.

Additional information

Weight 3 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 22 in
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN

Nigeria

PLAYING TECHNIQUE

One stick

WEIGHT
Large Alo

Weight : 4.6 lbs
Dimensions – Open End : 7 inch, Length : 34 inch (not including handle end)
Shipping Weight : 6 lbs
Box Size : 8 inch x 8 inch x 40 inch

SOUND QUALITIES

Hollow, Ringy

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