Cajon

Yo cannot nowadays conceive of an unplugged rock, pop, and especially folk-rock session without this box as a replacement for the bass and snare drums. Consulting this guide will help you make the right choice.

Cajon
Cajon
  1. 1.
    Introduction
  2. 2.
    Introduction
  3. 3.
    The History of the Cajón
  4. 4.
    Construction types
  5. 5.
    Materials
  6. 6.
    Cajón Accessories
  7. 7.
    Playing techniques
  8. 8.
    Traditional and modern grooves
  9. 9.
    Tuning
  10. 10.
    Mic setup
  11. 11.
    Summary
  12. 12.
    Hot Deals

The cajon - it seems hard to credit the hoopla people get into with this simple wooden box. But don't let the simply construction and playing fool you, the cajon is an instrument of astonishing and genius versatility surprising.

With this online guide we would like to give you an introduction to its origins, the various construction types and playing techniques. Using the index you can navigate directly to the various topics we cover.