MEINL offers two cuicas made from lightweight aluminum. Their light weight and solid construction makes them perfect for street Samba.
ALUMINUM SHELL WITH BAMBOO SHAFT: The 10″ diameter aluminum shell not only provides a traditional cuica sound, it is also able to project loud and clear in a street music setting.
HAND SELECTED GOAT SKIN HEAD: The 10″ goat skin head aids in achieving a traditional cuica sound while providing maximum volume and tone in any setting. Tuning key included.
BAMBOO SHAFT: The bamboo shaft produces a distinctive note-bending effect that is found in most styles of Brazilian samba and jazz fusion.
PERFECT FOR STREET MUSIC: Commonly used in Brazilian street music, this cuica projects even in outdoor street music settings.
OFFICIAL TWO-YEAR MEINL WARRANTY: All Meinl cuicas carry a two-year manufacturer’s warranty when purchased from authorized retailers.