Definition: American development of African origins (related to the Kora etc., but with a guitar type neck). Found with 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 or more strings, popular types are the 5 string, Tenor (4 string), Plectrum (long neck 4 string), Banjolele (Ukulele Banjo), Banjolin (Mandolin Banjo). Read the full Banjo FAQ Page.
The Bodhrán is the traditional Irish frame drum and is a hugely popular choice with our customers. You don't need to be able to read music to play; get yourself a Bodhrán and you will soon be able to join in with the music. We stock Glenluce, Belgarth, Waltons and Vignoles.
This section includes the hugely popular colored wooden xylophones as well as a range of Thumb Pianos (mbira, kalimba, sansula) , metal glockenspiel, singing bowls, log drums and even a musical saw. See also our range of Hand Percussion. School discount available.
Here you can find all kinds of fun instruments to shake and hit! Bones and sticks are where mankind first found music and are still going strong. We've got shakers and jingles including tambourines, eggs, and maracas. We've even got bells for morris dancers. We give an educational discount if ordered by a school.