The Mano Percussion UE572 Wooden Cabasa is a percussion instrument that is constructed with 10 rows of steel ball chain wrapped around a wide cylinder. The cylinder is fixed to a 7" long, narrow wooden handle.
A great addition to you percussion set.
Precise rhythmic effects can be gained by the advanced player. The player places his non-dominant hand on the metal chain, to provide pressure, while holding the wooden handle with the other hand and twisting the instrument back and forth as per the rhythmic pattern desired.