Home >> World Musical Instruments >> World String Instruments >> Cumbus >> Tambor Cumbus W/Soft Case, 51"
Tambor Cumbus W/Soft Case, 51"
Rollover image for closeup

Tambor Cumbus W/Soft Case, 51"

Item #: MD.CMBT

List Price: $499.00
Our Price:
$374.99 with Free Shipping

5.0 of 5.0 star rating 5.0 ( Be the first to review this item )

by Mid-East

Cumbus. Made by Mid-East. (MD.CMBT)

Free Shipping on this item, and most items in same order also ship free

Temporarily Out of Stock -- Notify Me when Back in Stock

Found in:  Cumbus

 

51" in length. It has nylon frets tied to the neck and 3 courses of 2 strings each. Tuned D A d. The Cumbus is a relatively young instrument. It was developed in Istanbul in the early 1900's. The inventor, Zeynel became known as Zeynel Abidin Bey. The famous Ataturk Mustafa Kemal, Turkey's first president, dubbed it Cumbus, pronounced joom-bush. Cumbus is Turkish for revelry, just the mood this instrument inspires. Our Cumbus are imported from the Family shop of Zeynel Abidin on Ataturk Bulvar in Istanbul. The long neck gives you a greater octave range than a smaller necked instruments.Tuning is D A d

SPECIAL NOTE; No Warranty on Strings: Manufacturers recommend that you change the strings on your instrument as soon as you receive it. Your instrument has completed a long journey before it ever begins the final leg to your home. During this time the elements affect the strings and may shorten their lifespan. It occasionally happens that a string will fail during that final leg of the journey. Therefore, it is recommended that you purchase a replacement set of strings and consider changing your strings soon after it arrives. If you are a student you may want to change your strings every 3-4 months. If you are a rock star you may need to change your strings every week. If you store your instrument, you should consider changing the strings when you pick it up again.

"Just wanted to say you guys have done a fantastic job with my recent orders. I am very pleased! Thanks a lot Activemusician!"

-- K.S., Hernando, MS
"The beautiful violin set and music stand all arrived on time for my son's first lesson - just as you promised! You made the little fellow so very happy. The wonderful way you conduct your business is a real credit to your company. I wish you and Activemusician all the success in the world!"

-- N.F., Brooklyn, NY
"I just recieved my box of reeds in the mail today after 3 or 4 days and I am very much satisfied with how they were perfectly packed and how excellent they play and sound. I will be ordering from your site in the near future. Thank you for having such a great site that is easy to find what your looking for in the music field to order from."

-- R.B., Denham Springs, LA
 
 
 
Over 140,000 Items In Stock and Ready to Ship
 
Search