Sri Lankan Music Instruments & Sounds

Geta Beraya - (Wedding Drum)

The Wedding Drum belongs to the category of "Awanadda". About 2 Feet & 2 inches in length, it's made with 'Asala', 'Kohomba' or 'Kos' timber.

In order to generate two different sounds, the left of the drum is made with Cow skin and the right, with monkey skin and bound tightly with tough leather. Its played with free hands.

Geta Bera Tone 01
Geta Bera Tone 02
Geta Bera Tone 03
Wedding Drums played on ceremonial occations
Geta Bera Tone 04
Geta Bera Tone 05
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