Many musical instruments are misunderstood and laughed at in our often prudish society - the gourd based Guiro is but one of those.
Here, Martha demonstrates the use of the Guiro:
The guiro is also often combined with the "half coconut" to provide a larger number of possible sounds:
Please visit Lawton Percussion for all of your gourd based musical needs. Please pay special attention to the scrolling display on the left - it provides a unique incite into the denigration of this oft overlooked instrument.
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