CBK90 Cajabuka Dark Night

"A perfect cajon sound with a sensitive snare sound and warm bass tones combined with the playing style of a Darabuka – that’s what the Cajabuka has to offer. The accompanying MultiClap adds to the numerous sound possibilities. The continuously variable adjustability of the snare’s contact pressure allows for nuanced fine-tuning of its sound on the beautiful and sensitive playing surface. Played on the thigh, any style is possible, and the musician will find all kinds of sound options for basic grooves or solos."

  • Playing surface: Dark Night design veneer
  • Resonance box: solid alder
  • Snare: 20 spirals including adjustable contact pressure
  • Measurements: approx. 50,5 x 27 cm; Ø 10,5"
  • Incl. MultiClap
Sound Characteristics
Snare Sensibility
Snare Control


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How tall are you?

Of course you can play on any Cajon, but the most comfortable instrument is the one that fits your height.

My height:

Which music styles does your heart beat loudest for?

In the versatile Schlagwerk range you will find instruments with the right sound character for every style. (multiple selection possible)

How do you play your instrument?

Schlagwerk Cajons are accentuated in different ways, the spectrum ranges from a delicate, subtle response to strong, powerful sounds.

What are the standards you expect from yourself and your instrument?

For beginners we recommend more simple instruments, advanced players can develop themselves optimally with more advanced Cajons.

Do you want to get more out of your Cajon with add-ons?

The Schlagwerk Cajon Add-Ons expand your sound possibilities: Apply additional sounds or play your Cajon like a drum kit.