Mimics exactly the feel and sound of the Arabic original.
The Remo Riq features a narrower drum shell width of 2-3/8" and is manufactured with a sturdy yet lightweight Acousticon shell that provides a comfortable fit for your hand. The new "Orange Fish Skin" Skyndeep graphic drumhead with Ultratac delivers the feel and sound of an actual fish skin, and can be precisely tuned via its internal tuning system. A hex tuning key is included. You will be pleased with the light weight, balance, feel, and sound of this great new riq from Remo. The zils provide wonderfully crisp, yet warm and full tones.