bongo drum

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Synonyms for bongo drum

a small drum


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Luiz this week gave People Sport an insight into what makes him tick - playing the bongo drums, learning English gleaned from action movies, and a new-found love of British roast-beef dinners and steak and kidney pies.
He graduated from Roger's High School in Newport where he played the bongo drums in the high school band.
The echo of the timbales, saxophones, congas and bongo drums bounced off the low ceiling but before I got lost in the rhythm it was time to head to Miami beach.
A business venture that started over 40 years ago by entrepreneur Martin Cohen with a simple set of bongo drums eventually gave birth to LP (Latin Percussion), a distinct brand of instruments.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter said vuvuzelas are as typical of South African football as bongo drums or chants in other countries.
Fifa President Sepp Blatter rejected calls for them to be banned, saying they are as typical of South African football as bongo drums or chants in other countries.
Students and singers were armed with tambourines, bongo drums and miscellaneous percussion devices with the sole intention of having a great musical time.
I'm as hard to play as a Stradivarius, you lot are like a set of old bongo drums.
COOL KIDS: Jacob Hammond, Alfie Conway and Thomas Weepers; STIR IT UP: Harry Emerson, above; ON THE BEAT: Amelia Oyston plays the bongo drums, left; IN THE BALANCE: Anya Cullum and Alex Maddren; FOAM FUN: Alfie Conway is covered in shaving foam after a creative session, left; MR MAKER: Cameron Wilkins, above; SIGN LANGUAGE: Etienne Fityo-White, Abigail Appleby and Clarissa Hooton, right; MIX IT: Bethany Meynell and Keira Waugh, right; ARTISTS AT WORK: Painting pictures for their mums are Abigail Appleby and Rebekah King, right; SMILER: George Maddren climbs through the tunnel, left; SMOOTH OPERATOR: Lexi Wanley irons socks in the home corner, left; FUN 'BATH' TIME: For Rosie Frank, Amelia Pullen and Thomas Weepers, above
The crew wine and dine you and might even get out the bongo drums if they're not climbing up the rigging to unfurl the sails.
They play each other like instruments: Two bodies arched backwards form a harp, an upside-down dancer resembles a cello, and two dancers' bottoms become bongo drums.
It doesn't fit with the stereotypical perception of reggae as dreads and bongo drums.
It is an even safer bet that it has never seen an archbishop of the Church of England pounding the bongo drums at his own inauguration or anyone else's for that matter .
A lot of people ask how someone like Richard Feynman, who played the bongo drums, loved practical jokes, and was an amateur safecracker and a bon vivant, could also win a Nobel Prize in Physics ("Dr.