Manito Percussion Solid Shell Bongos  are handcrafted with the bongocero in mind.  Our Moderna style crowns tuck out of the way of the player's fingers for a comfortable playing experience.

Solid Shell construction ensures the best possible tonal qualities from our signature horse and steer skin heads.



Walnut bongos

All our Solid Shell Bongos feature stainless steel hardware with either a brushed or polished finish.

Premium quality horse skins for the macho and steer skin on the hembra bring out the full sound potential of our Solid Shells.

Osage Orange Bongos
White oak bongos 7 x 9

A variety of sustainably harvested wood types are available including White Oak, Magnolia, Cherry, Walnut, Maple, Osage Orange, Sycamore, Palmetto and many others.

Manito Percussion crowns are made of Half-Round Stainless Steel material that tucks out of the way of the hands.  Their sleek profile provides a great deal of strength without adding a lot of weight.

Mini Maple Bongos
Magnolia Bongos
spalted walnut bongos
walnut and osage orange bongos