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Hailing from the entrancing islands of Greece to the compact historical center of Boston Massachusetts, George, the owner of this custom tupan honored TreeHouse with these words,  "I just received your Tupan. Wow! Your work is fantastic. What a great sounding Tupan. This is exactly what I was looking for. Love it. Thank you so much for crafting this drum for me. This is probably the best drum that I have ever owned so far. I will spread out the word for your company to my students and…

Hailing from the entrancing islands of Greece to the compact historical center of Boston Massachusetts, George, the owner of this custom tupan honored TreeHouse with these words, "I just received your Tupan. Wow! Your work is fantastic. What a great sounding Tupan. This is exactly what I was looking for. Love it. Thank you so much for crafting this drum for me. This is probably the best drum that I have ever owned so far. I will spread out the word for your company to my students and…

https://flic.kr/s/aHsksazo3w | Independent Tupan w/Mic | Here's a view of a Tupan with another version of our snazzy new-ish Independent Tuning.  This time, the "belts" down the center are of the same rope as the rest of the tuning ropes.  Boom!  15x20; plied maple; satin wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: www.treehousedrums.com/photos

Here's a view of a Tupan with another version of our snazzy new-ish Independent Tuning. This time, the "belts" down the center are of the same rope as the rest of the tuning ropes.

https://flic.kr/s/aHsm7KWyAy | Blue Stars Tupan | This beautiful custom order tupan features hand-burned zig zags and stars, rope-tensioned heads, and an internal mic.  What a sweet drum!  10x18; plied maple; satin wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: www.treehousedrums.com/photos

This beautiful custom order tupan features hand-burned zig zags and stars, rope-tensioned heads, and an internal mic. What a sweet drum!

https://flic.kr/s/aHskgQ1moA | Skinny Tupan | Stretching the tape measure to only 9¾" x 20", this little tyke can hold himself in the fray of acoustic musical instruments just fine! 9¾x20; plied maple; satin wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

Stretching the tape measure to only x this little tyke can hold himself in the fray of acoustic musical instruments just fine!

Surdos for Carnival!  Our Tribute to our friends in Brazil (catch the colors--similar to the Brazilian flag). Grab a strap and a mallet and you’re ready to set the Batacuda in motion...Now Go Play Some Samba!  22x18, 22x20; plied maple; semi-gloss wax. To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

Our Tribute to our friends in Brazil (catch the colors--similar to the Brazilian flag). Grab a strap and a mallet and you’re ready to set the Batacuda in motion.Now Go Play Some Samba!

Winter Storm Tupan. This beautiful red Tupan made its debut at the 2013 Winter Storm Drum & Pipe Event in KC. Includes CAD CM217 internal mic and 18-knot rope-tensioned heads. 15×22; plied maple; semi-gloss wax. To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

This beautiful red Tupan made its debut at the 2013 Winter Storm Drum & Pipe Event in KC. Includes CAD internal mic and rope-tensioned heads.

https://flic.kr/s/aHskwn9voq | Introducing another first for TreeHouse: Independent tuning on an all rope-tuned drum!  Complete with the highest highs and lowest lows, this Tupan is flexible enough to keep the beat in any musical style. 14x18; plied maple; satin wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

Introducing another first for TreeHouse: Independent tuning on an all rope-tuned drum! Complete with the highest highs and lowest lows, this Tupan is flexible enough to keep the beat in any musical style.

Watertown Tupan: Fantastic. That's one way to describe the music the owner of this drum plays. Adding to his natural skin-headed collection, this TreeHouse Tupan with synthetic heads won't mind humidity changes so the music can go on! 15x20; plied maple; satin wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

That's one way to describe the music the owner of this drum plays. Adding to his natural skin-headed collection, this TreeHouse Tupan with synthetic heads won't mind humidity changes so the music can go on!

6 Tupans! What a Ruckus you could make with a pile of 6 Tupans! Here you can see a sample of each of the 6 sizes of Tupans TreeHouse offers. Each comes with a striker set and a wad of good vibes wishing you Happy Music Making! 15x18, 15x20, 16x22, 16x24, 16x26, 16x28; plied maple; satin wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

What a Ruckus you could make with a pile of 6 Tupans! Here you can see a sample of each of the 6 sizes of Tupans TreeHouse offers. Each comes with a striker set and a wad of good vibes wishing you Happy Music Making!

Rustic Rope Tupan -- Got me a challenge: make a quality drum FAST!  From start to finish—>12 hours!  I used a different wax as a prototype finish to get r done, and here it is!  This one’ll blend nicely with the earth from which it came.  Down and dirty.  Rough n tough.  Smack a drum… 14x26; plied maple; matte wax. To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

Rustic Rope Tupan -- Got me a challenge: make a quality drum FAST! From start to finish—>12 hours! I used a different wax as a prototype finish to get r done, and here it is! This one’ll blend nicely with the earth from which it came. Down and dirty. Rough n tough. Smack a drum… 14x26; plied maple; matte wax. To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

Tan Rings Tupan: Boom tek! This tupan features rings wrapped with a light tan cotton print and “burgundy with rust” vertical rope.  What colors of cotton ring wrap fabric, cradle ropes, vertical ropes and shell dye do you want on yours? 16x24; plied maple; satin wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

This tupan features rings wrapped with a light tan cotton print and “burgundy with rust” vertical rope. What colors of cotton ring wrap fabric, cradle ropes, vertical ropes and shell dye do you want on yours?

Derek demos TreeHouse Surdos

Our Tribute to our friends in Brazil (catch the colors--similar to the Brazilian flag).

The Big Red Tupan  From the brightest spanks on the Treble side to the biggest roar on the bass side (and a little wider than most) this Tupan rumbles!  18x26; plied maple; semi-gloss wax.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: http://www.flickr.com/photos/treehousedrums/collections/

From the brightest spanks on the Treble side to the biggest roar on the bass side (and a little wider than most) this Tupan rumbles!

Thought I’d try something a little different with the finish here: same as usual, but a little more peach fuzz lifting off of the wood grain—a little “earthier.”  Still plenty of low end, without backbreaking weight, for your parading around! 8¾x20; plied maple; matte wax.    This drum is available now at www.treehousedrums.com/store  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: www.treehousedrums.com/photos  #drums #customdrums…

Thought I’d try something a little different with the finish here: same as usual, but a little more peach fuzz lifting off of the wood grain—a little “earthier.” Still plenty of low end, without backbreaking weight, for your parading around! 8¾x20; plied maple; matte wax. This drum is available now at www.treehousedrums.com/store To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: www.treehousedrums.com/photos #drums #customdrums…

Here's your chance to get into a Tupan without loosing too much storage room in the car trunk.  At just 10" in depth, this Natural Maple drum has plenty of low-end and punch for all your dancing/parading/teenagerwaking needs and wants, plus it features a great new Evans Calftone head on the bass side.  To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: www.treehousedrums.com/photos

Here's your chance to get into a Tupan without loosing too much storage room in the car trunk. At just 10" in depth, this Natural Maple drum has plenty of low-end and punch for all your dancing/parading/teenagerwaking needs and wants, plus it features a great new Evans Calftone head on the bass side. To see more pix, and search our entire TreeHouse archive for your favorite specs, visit our photo gallery: www.treehousedrums.com/photos

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