(8th January, 2020 – Oxnard, CA) Latin Percussion’s Woodshop and rhythmist, Efrain Toro have come together to create the USA made Toro Bravo Cajon.
Constructed by a small team of passionate, California based craftsmen, using high grade materials the Toro Bravo Cajon, is an exceptional instrument that incorporates proprietary design elements and innovative, patented technology to deliver three distinct tones with ease.
The secret to the sound of this unique instrument is achieved using a hybrid wood, Tapered Core™ along with an Optimized Grain Orientation soundboard that includes that is integrated with a Rapid Response Curve™. A quarter-sawn, solid cedar body provides ample resonance, while an angled playing surface and self-aligning rubber feet make the Toro Bravo effortless to play. The sound is completed by four Adjustable Phosphor Bronze Strings.
Check out Efrain Toro playing his new Cajon here:
Efrain Toro is renowned as one of the best all round percussionists in the world with a unique perspective and knowledge of many styles of music. As well as being a successful LA based studio musician he has recorded and performed globally and is also the author of 18 education books.
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