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Egg Basket - 12 Eggs Value PackLittle Hands Basket - 15 Instruments Value PackEgg Shaker - Giant - 12cm, painted Thumb Piano (Mbira) - natural, coconut

Egg Basket - 12 Eggs

Little Hands Basket - 15 Instruments

Egg Shaker - Giant - 12cm, painted

Thumb Piano (Mbira) - natural, coconut

A dozen beautiful wooden eggs in different sizes, from 5cm long up to 12cm, all in a sturdy natural bamboo storage basket.   Eac h egg is engraved by hand with original Balinese designs taken from paintings by Balinese children. The eggs are beautifully tactile and are...
A fabulous collection of 15 tactile musical instruments specially designed for Early Years settings. The instruments are all made from natural, sustainable materials and produce a very wide range of different sounds.   The se are proper musical instruments, not plastic...
The ‘Egg Shaker - Giant - 12cm, painted’ is the largest in this range and has a natural wood finish, as well an acrylic paint aboriginal dot design added. These Egg Shakers are great for everyone and are suitable for young children aged three and upwards. The sound is soft and ...
The ‘Thumb Piano (Mbira) - natural, coconut’ is made from half a coconut with steel keys, and is played with both thumbs, producing a wonderfully soothing sound in any key.   It can be tuned (to a reasonable extent) by moving the metal keys in and out. Gre...
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Ball Shaker - 5cm, Early Years Thunder Drum - 20cm, painted Monkey Drum - 3in diameter Little Birdsong Treasure Basket - 22 Instruments Value Pack

Ball Shaker - 5cm, Early Years

Thunder Drum - 20cm, painted

Monkey Drum - 3in diameter

Little Birdsong Treasure Basket - 22 Instruments

The ‘Ball Shaker - 5cm, Early Years’ is rather like our various Egg Shakers, except that they are spherical. When played in pairs they also make a wonderful knocking sound. They are suitable for anyone to play. The designs on the Ball Shaker were created by Primary school children in Bali where our instruments are made...
Thunder Drums are amazing instruments that produce fantastic, roaring, stormy thunder sounds. The ‘Thunder Drum - 20cm, painted’ is a smaller version of the ‘Thunder Drum - 30cm, painted’, so is suitable for older Early Years children from 3 upwards. Great fun for all ages, but...
The ‘Monkey Drum - 3in diameter’ is a small drum on the end of a stick which is played by the beads hitting the surface when you move it.   Childre n like to get their hands on this instrument which is why we've included it in our ‘Lots of Littles Kit...
Formerly called the Music House Treasure Basket this wonderful instrument collection has been completely re-designed and upgraded by our expert friends at London's Music House for Children, and is part of their ‘Little Birdsong’ range of Early Years music resources. It now contains 22 instruments...
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Djembe Drum - Budget - 4in diameter, 20cm high, painted Ankle Shaker - Kenari Nursery Starter Kit - 10 Instruments Value PackCoconut Drum

Djembe Drum - Budget - 4in diameter, 20cm high, painted

Ankle Shaker - Kenari

Nursery Starter Kit - 10 Instruments

Coconut Drum

The third smallest of the Budget range, this ‘Djembe Drum - Budget - 4in diameter, 20cm high, painted’ is supplied with a wooden drum stick. It is quite small but is still a working drum and not a toy. The decorative painting, inspired by Australian aboriginal art, is all done ...
The ‘Ankle Shaker - Kenari’ is a larger equivalent of our beaded Bracelet Shaker - Kenari’. This is sized for larger children and even grown-ups. For smaller children see our bracelet shakers, which work well on smaller ankles. N.B. ...
The Nursery Starter Kit was a finalist in the 2013 Nursery World Awards, competing against the very best early years equipment. This is a great starter kit for child minders and small nurseries and it's also perfect for use at home with children of 3 years and over. There are 10 instruments packed inside a handy storage basket, so it's easy to k...
This ‘Coconut Drum’ is a really simple instrument that can produce a wide range of sounds, including a realistic ‘clippity-clop’.&nbs p;It is a type of wood block with a satisfying wood sound rather than the usual penetrating harsh sound of a conventional wood block. It is a light an...
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Dream Drum Kit Ocarina Bird - terracotta Thunder Drum - 4in diameter, 15cm high, bamboo Buzzer - Small - 35cm, bamboo

Dream Drum Kit

Ocarina Bird - terracotta

Thunder Drum - 4in diameter, 15cm high, bamboo

Buzzer - Small - 35cm, bamboo

Our ‘Dream Drum Kit’ was the Winner of the Nursery World Awards for equipment in 2012. The judge said it is ‘A unique resource with a unique sound. It allows for creative skills to be developed together.’ &n bsp; The Dream Drum is a pitched ...
This is a beautifully painted terracotta Ocarina in the shape of a bird. It has two finger holes for changing the pitch and so produces three different notes. It is quieter than the plastic ocarinas and has a mellower tone. Please be aware that, being made of terracotta, this i...
Thunder Drums are amazing instruments that produce fantastic, roaring, stormy thunder sounds. We have developed a new style Thunder Drum using bamboo for the resonator which makes a powerful deluge-level cacophony. The ‘Thunder Drum - 4in diameter, 15cm high, bamboo’ is the lar...
This is the smallest and highest sounding of the three bamboo Buzzers, each beautifully decorated and each one producing a different tone - but not like anything you will have heard before! The bamboo tubes are deliberately split most of the way down and the characteristic soun...
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Creaker Creature Cascas (Cas-Cas) Chime Bar - 8 notes, stainless Floor Cushion and Canvas Cover

Creaker Creature

Cascas (Cas-Cas)

Chime Bar - 8 notes, stainless

Floor Cushion and Canvas Cover

This wonderful instrument is based on our popular ‘Frog Twirler – painted’ but using the big fruit husks also used in our ‘Agogo – natural’. As with the ‘Frog Twirler – painted’, just put some tension on the string and twist the stick. ...
Another classic percussion instrument combining the shaker sound with a percussive clack. There are small plaastic beads inside each wooden ball that make the shaker sound while knocking the two balls together creates the clack..   N.B. For Early Years settings please note:
The 'Chime Bar - 8 notes, stainless' is a remarkably resonant instrument which has an amazing sustain after the chime is struck, and a wonderful cumulative effect from sounding two or three notes in quick succession. The bars are tuned in line with Western scales, so should fit...
This product is a round floor cushion, and is available in a variety of colours. They are really comfortable, all-natural floor cushions that will (in the immortal words of one customer) "make your posterior feel like a king!" These Gamelan Cushions have strong washable canvas ...
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Rainstick - 80cm, bamboo, painted Rainstick - 100cm, bamboo, painted Nursery Rhythm Kit - 15 Instruments Value PackShaman Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, natural

Rainstick - 80cm, bamboo, painted

Rainstick - 100cm, bamboo, painted

Nursery Rhythm Kit - 15 Instruments

Shaman Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, natural

The ‘Rainstick - 80cm, bamboo, painted’ is a long version of the classic South American instrument. Easy to play, easy on the eye, easy on the ear and affordable too. The Rainstick is made from a length of bamboo and is pierced through with an evenly spaced spiral of bamboo peg...
The ‘Rainstick - 100cm, bamboo, painted’ is a very long version of the classic South American instrument. Easy to play, easy on the eye, easy on the ear and affordable too. The Rainstick is made from a length of bamboo and is pierced through with an evenly spaced spiral of bamb...
We're very proud to say that the Nursery Rhythm Kit won a Silver Award at the 2013 Practical Preschool Awards - you can see what the judges said in the first section below. The Kit contains a great selection of 15 percussion instruments that don't take up much space and pack away neatly into the bamboo storage basket. Also included are a full se...
This ‘Shaman Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, natural’ is a hand-made Shaman Drum, complete with a 31cm leather covered beater. A lovely large percussion instrument for young children to get their hands on, this beautiful drum is both very light and easy to carry. It has an impress...
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reducedChicken Clicking Buzzer - Medium - 40cm, bamboo Tongue Drum (Slit Drum) - 4 notes Bird Wind Chime

Chicken Clicking

Buzzer - Medium - 40cm, bamboo

Tongue Drum (Slit Drum) - 4 notes

Bird Wind Chime

Great fun and really easy to play - just hold by the handle and let the ball dangle freely. The movement of the ball pulls the strings, making the chickens hit their beaks on the wooden platform....
This is the medium size of the three bamboo Buzzers, each beautifully decorated and each one producing a different tone - but not like anything you will have heard before! The bamboo tubes are deliberately split most of the way down and the characteristic sound is produced by t...
This is a simple, easy to play, multi-note Tongue Drum made of wood. Tongue drums are types of 'slit' drums and are designed for quick rhythmic patterns; ergo it is supplied with two beaters for faster playing. Experi mentation is encouraged and children as young as 3 can play t...
A beautiful and ingenious wind chime, perfect for inside or out. The bird and chicks move very realistically all by itself and the sound is wonderful. The bamboo tubes make a typical wood wind chime sound when the wind blows but it can also be played by pulling the string....
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Shaman Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, painted Buzzer - Large - 45cm, bamboo Djembe Drum - Standard - 8in diameter, 40cm high, deep carved Djembe Drum - Standard - 9in diameter, 50cm high, deep carved

Shaman Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, painted

Buzzer - Large - 45cm, bamboo

Djembe Drum - Standard - 8in diameter, 40cm high, deep carved

Djembe Drum - Standard - 9in diameter, 50cm high, deep carved

This ‘Shaman Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, painted’ is a hand-made Shaman Drum, complete with a 31cm leather covered beater. A lovely large percussion instrument for young children to get their hands on, this beautiful drum is both very light and easy to carry and has a wonderful cyptic black shadow creature painted upo...
This is the biggest and deepest sounding of the three bamboo Buzzers, each beautifully decorated and each one producing a different tone - but not like anything you will have heard before! The bamboo tubes are deliberately split most of the way down and the characteristic sound...
Setting new standards, this is a top quality Djembe, easily carried and specially designed for serious, long term use in schools, clubs and drumming circles. Each drum is turned from a single piece of mahogany and has professional quality, pre-stretched stringing and a thick, n...
Medium sized and setting new standards, this is a top quality Djembe, easily carried and specially designed for serious, long term use in schools, clubs and drumming circles. Each drum is turned from a single piece of mahogany and has professional quality, pre-stretched stringi...
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Little Hands Starter Basket - 5 Instruments Value PackString Pangi Ocean Drum - 8in (20cm) diameter, natural Shaman Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, natural

Little Hands Starter Basket - 5 Instruments

String Pangi

Ocean Drum - 8in (20cm) diameter, natural

Shaman Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, natural

Three Shakers, a Bamboo Drum and a delightful, tinkly wind chime, together with an Early Years size Music Bracelet and a copy of our ‘Grown-Up's Guide’ of musical activities and a beautiful bamboo basket to keep everything in. A brilliant value starter pack for very young musicians, and a brilliantly disc...
The ‘String Pangi’, as well as the other instruments in our ‘String’ range, have been designed to be used with our range of Musical Clothing bracelets, belts and tunics. The strings are easy to attach using the Velcro tabs on the clothing and they turn body movements into music...
The ‘Ocean Drum - 8in (20cm) diameter, natural’ makes a sound just like waves breaking gently on the beach. Relaxing to listen to and easy to play, it makes for a great learning tool for fine motor control and coordination. C hildren love to touch, move and feel the vibration of...
This ‘Shaman Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, natural’ is a hand-made Shaman Drum, complete with a 31cm leather covered beater. A lovely large percussion instrument for young children to get their hands on, this beautiful drum is both very light and easy to carry. It has an impress...
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Nursery Shaker Kit - 15 Instruments Value PackOcean Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, painted Music Bracelet - Small Shaman Drum - 24in (60cm) diameter, painted

Nursery Shaker Kit - 15 Instruments

Ocean Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, painted

Music Bracelet - Small

Shaman Drum - 24in (60cm) diameter, painted

There's lots of variety of shakers here to encourage all sorts of movements and interactions. These are easy instruments to handle and to get a sound out of. Up to 14 children can play together with an adult and it's brilliant for around 7 children at a time. A full set of 30 Music Cards and "Where it's from" card are included and everything fits n...
The ‘Ocean Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, painted’ makes a sound just like waves breaking gently on the beach. Relaxing to listen to and easy to play, it makes for a great learning tool for fine motor control and coordination. C hildren love to touch, move and feel the vibration o...
These Music Bracelets are exclusive to Drums for Schools Ltd and are perfect for professional performers as well as brilliant in special educational needs settings. The bracelets have two Velcro tabs, making it quick and easy to attach and detach musical instruments (or indeed ...
This ‘Shaman Drum - 24in (60cm) diameter, painted’ is a hand-made Shaman Drum, complete with a long leather covered beater. A lovely large percussion instrument for young children to get their hands on, this beautiful drum is both very light and easy to carry and has a wonderful cyptic black shadow creature painted upo...
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Djembe Drums - Budget - 30cm, 5 pack Value PackOcean Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, painted Kenkeni - 14in diameter, 40cm high, bamboo Long Clacker

Djembe Drums - Budget - 30cm, 5 pack

Ocean Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, painted

Kenkeni - 14in diameter, 40cm high, bamboo

Long Clacker

These 5 Packs give you even bigger discount and are the perfect way to expand your mini drum collection. This pack contains 5 of our 30cm budget djmebes, each 12 inches high and with a playing head around 6 inches in diameter, this djembe is suitable for children from 3 years upwards and sounds great played with the hands or the wooden drumstick su...
The ‘Ocean Drum - 12in (30cm) diameter, painted’ makes a sound just like waves breaking gently on the beach. Relaxing to listen to and easy to play, it makes for a great learning tool for fine motor control and coordination. C hildren love to touch, move and feel the vibration o...
The 'Kenkeni - 14in diameter, 40cm high, bamboo' is the smallest of the classic set of three drums in a Dundun set and is suitable for Primary, Secondary, club and professional use. It is approximately 35cm in diameter and 40cm high. It is made from bamboo for minimal environmental impact, a lighter weight, and great v...
This is a classic Indonesian instrument. It is a longer version of our ‘Animal Clacker’ and is a bit trickier to play. This one is made of pine wood and makes a lighter sound than the coconut one. This is a favourite with children because it is long, big and interesting. This i...
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Buzzers - Set of 3, bamboo Value PackOcean Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, natural Belt Shaker - Pangi Shaman Drum - 20in (50cm) diameter, natural

Buzzers - Set of 3, bamboo

Ocean Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, natural

Belt Shaker - Pangi

Shaman Drum - 20in (50cm) diameter, natural

A set of three bamboo Buzzers. Three different sizes, three different pitches and lots of fun! The Balinese call them ‘Gengong’ and liken the sound of the Buzzers used together to the sound of animals fighting. N.B. For SEN settings: Please put a note with your order to ...
The ‘Ocean Drum - 16in (40cm) diameter, natural’ makes a sound just like waves breaking gently on the beach. Relaxing to listen to and easy to play, it makes for a great learning tool for fine motor control and coordination. C hildren love to touch, move and feel the vibration o...
A big shaker with a big sound. The Pangi seeds are attached to a pad which can be worn as well as held. Fantastic for dance and movement. The belt is adjustable to all sizes of player thanks to the Velcro clasp, and great for players who can't easily hold a Shaker. ...
This ‘Shaman Drum - 20in (50cm) diameter, natural’ is a hand-made Shaman Drum, complete with a 31cm leather covered beater. A lovely large percussion instrument for young children to get their hands on, this beautiful drum is both very light and easy to carry. It has an impress...
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Shaman Drum - 28in (70cm) diameter, painted Drum-Scraper-Shaker

Shaman Drum - 28in (70cm) diameter, painted

Drum-Scraper-Shaker

This ‘Shaman Drum - 28in (70cm) diameter, painted’ is a hand-made Shaman Drum, complete with a long leather covered beater. A lovely large percussion instrument for young children to get their hands on, this beautiful drum is both very light and easy to carry and has a wonderful cyptic black shadow creatu...
This is a really fabulous instrument, exclusive to Drums for Schools and specially designed for Early Years. It is truly multifunctional and combines three Guiro scrapers, two drum heads and two Shakers. The sound possibilities are endless and it is easy and fun to play. This instrument is also included in our &lsquo...
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