- Patricia Matusky
Slit drum of the Paitanic communities in the eastern riverine regions of Sabah, Malaysia. Made of wood, the kantung is usually more than 1 meter long and is placed upright on one end. The side is struck with a thick wooden stick. A smaller size, called tolutuk, is made of bamboo. These slit drums provide rhythmic accompaniment to melody played on the xylophone ...