Toca Nesting Djembes are unique, PVC drums similar to our Freestyle II Tom-Toms with an added feature: the durable, synthetic heads can be removed and played like a frame drum! The drums are also stack-able - making them ideal for storage and travel! Available in Kente (K) cloth finish. Drum sizes 8", 10", and 12" available individually or in a set of 3 (TF2NT-3PCK)
Jorge Ochoa, OTR is an occupational therapist and group drumming facilitator in San Antonio, TX. Jorge is the
founder of TamboRhythms (www.tamborhythms.com), a company dedicated to promoting FUNctional living through rhythmic expression regardless of age or previous musical experience. He has facilitated at schools/learning centers, worked with seniors and those with special needs, and has provided adult and community education programs. Clients have included EVA's Heroes and the Texas Dept. Of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (Division for Blind Services). He has also served his community by leading free family-friendly community drum circles. Jorge has appeared in the San Antonio Express News, Our Kids San Antonio, Natural Awakenings, and The Autism Notebook publications.
The TOCA Nesting Drums are an excellent choice for therapists/health care professionals:
1. Great for a small (3 person) group.
2. Can be used with children and adults.
3. Easy portability/storage (3-in-1).
4. Synthetic/hygienic (easy to clean with a disinfectant wipe).
6. The Nesting Djembe can be played across the lap for those who have difficulty holding the drum
between the legs.
7. Rubber bottom helps to prevent the drum from slipping.
8. Pre-tuned heads (no tuning needed-ever). Time efficient set-up.
9. Removable heads can be used as frame drums. (Less intimidating than the full drum for some
10. Weather resistant and transportable (Fits easily in trunk of vehicle).