In accordance with its name, Gendang Melayu is a musical instrument used as a musical instrument typical of the Malay tribe, especially in the area of North Sumatra Indonesia. This instrument is made of animal skin such as buffalo, goat or ox, and this instrument is one of the musical instruments in the family drum. Every nation like China, Malay and India have drums with their own names. Drums can be made in various sizes and uses. There are drums used for martial arts for Malays. There are drums used for dances and some are used to welcome celebrations and for certain events.