Turtle Shell Rattles and Tin Cans

Turtle shell rattles used to be more common in San Diego County–Gourds were grown and used along the Colorado River–Tin cans have replaced the turtle shell rattle for some songs–Turtle shell rattles don’t play as nicely because of the configuration of their internal cavities

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