About Us

Kitty Hawk Percussion is the oldest and most successful manufacturer of musical instruments on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  Our cajones are known for their unique engineering,  dynamic range, and beautiful finishes.

Kitty Hawk Percussion was founded by Bill Schreiner and Chris Whitehurst who have played music and lived on the Outer Banks for decades.  KHP is committed to the creation of fine percussion instruments that look great and sound fantastic.

Development of our wooden drums has taken place in the context of the lively and growing music scene on the Outer Banks where our drums are manufactured.

We can be reached at kittyhawkpercussion.com or by phone at (646) 493-2952. Email: info@kittyhawkpercussion.com

2 thoughts on “About Us

  1. Hey Guys! I would be honored to give you guys free advertising and a shout out at any and all of my shows. I’d love to get one of your beautiful drums if you’d be willing. feel free to contact me by phone or email.


    Matt Calhoun, Watson & Calhoun & 9:58

  2. Matt, count us in the legion of fans of W&C&9:58. Whitehurst loves you guys. And we all know how cranky he is.
    Current batch of drums are all spoken for but more coming in the pipeline. / Bill

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