These congas are quite unique as they don’t have a shell, so they are easy to transport and… compact, as the name says! LP Compact Congas are available in 11” Quinto (LP825) and 11 3/4” Conga (LP826), with replaceable plastic skin fully tunable with 9 (quinto) or 12 (conga) bolts that hold the skin on a very solid, metal rim.
A nice stand for compact congas and bongos is available from LP, but I personally found more reasonable to save some money for conga lessons 🙂 and get myself standard, 40 bucks snare stands like this very solid one:
I think they are the best congas for beginners for 3 reasons…
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