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date: 25 January 2020


  • Andrew C. McGraw


Frame drum of the central Wolowaru area of Flores, Indonesia. The wooden frame is about 38 cm in diameter and 10 cm deep. The single head, of deer- or goat-skin, is affixed with leather cords attached to a counter hoop. The genda is held under one arm and played with a wooden stick in each hand. It often accompanies the FEKO transverse flute....

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