is a form of Bahamian music
and a drum used to create it. Its most famous practitioner in modern times was Alphonso 'Blind Blake' Higgs
, who performed at the Nassau International Airport
for many years.
Goombay, also spelled gombey, is a form of Bermudan music, drum and dance, and is related to the Bahamian style.
Goombay is also an alternate spelling for the gumbe, a Jamaican drum. See Music of Jamaica and List of Caribbean drums
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