Grammy-winner Luis Conte is an acknowledged master of percussion. His celebrated career includes touring and/or recording with some of the greatest names in contemporary music, including Madonna, Eric Clapton, Phil Collins, James Taylor, Santana, Celine Dion, Barbara Streisand, Backstreet Boys, Ray Charles and Cuban legends Arturo Sandoval and Chachao. He can also be heard on the scores and/or soundtracks to such movies like Mission Impossible, Rain Man, Disney’s animated Tarzan, and many more.
It is with great appreciation and deepest respect that we honor our friend and his life’s work with his MEINL Artist Series Luis Conte Signature Timbales. Perfection in even the smallest detail is realized in this superlative instrument. All of the specifications Luis required for his instrument have been consequently realized.
14” & 15”
Extensively hammered shells
Two worked in flanges
Cuban style flared out bottom edge
Brackets cast from special brass alloy
Adjustable cowbell holder
Height adjustable tilting double braced tripod stand
L-shaped tuning key
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