Timbales are an excellent way to add to your palate of percussive sounds. While their roots lie in Latin music, they are versatile enough to fit into nearly any variety of music you play - like progressive rock. Timbales range in diameter,.and are constructed from various materials, typically some type of metal. They project a sharp sound that is crisp and clear. The larger the diameter, the deeper the tone. Some timbales can actually double as a tenor snare for your drum set! The Drum Center of Portsmouth stocks quality timbales from brands like Pearl, Gon Bops, LP and Tycoon. Give us a call with any questions!