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Shakers

Shakers of all shapes and sizes

 

All inspired by traditional designs and all made from natural or recycled materials.

Please note that although Drums for Schools shakers and percussion may look similar to those from other suppliers, ours have in almost every case been redesigned to make them stronger, safer and appropriate for educational settings.

 

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See also the Percussion Baskets section for ready-to-go collections of shakers and other hand percussion - all with extra discount included

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Squeezer Shaker Egg Shaker - Small - 5cm, painted Egg Shaker - Small - 5cm, Early Years Egg Shaker - Medium, 7cm, natural

Squeezer Shaker

Egg Shaker - Small - 5cm, painted

Egg Shaker - Small - 5cm, Early Years

Egg Shaker - Medium, 7cm, natural

This is a wonderful little instrument, great for all ages and is made from the left-over goatskin remnants of the Djembe drum-making process.   Th e ‘Squeezer Shaker’ can be shaken and squeezed at the same time which makes a very interesting set of sounds.
The ‘Egg Shaker - Small - 5cm, painted’ is the smallest in this range and has a natural wood finish, as well an acrylic paint aboriginal dot design added.   Thes e Egg Shakers are great for everyone and are suitable for young children aged three and upwards...
Egg Shaker 5 cm - mini.   N.B. For Early Years settings please note: A. Our products are musical instruments, not toys, and should always be used under the supervision of responsible educationalists and carers and not left with children under 3 years of age t...
The ‘Egg Shaker - Medium, 7cm, natural’ is an Egg Shaker with a natural wood finish with no designs or paintwork.   These Egg Shakers are great for everyone and are suitable for young children aged three and upwards. The sound is soft and soothing and can ...
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Jingle Ball - Early Years Egg Shaker - Large - 9cm, Early Years Egg Shaker - Medium - 7cm, painted Ball Shaker - 5cm, Early Years

Jingle Ball - Early Years

Egg Shaker - Large - 9cm, Early Years

Egg Shaker - Medium - 7cm, painted

Ball Shaker - 5cm, Early Years

The ‘Jingle Ball - Early Years’ is a hollow wooden ball containing two tiny steel bells that make a musical jingling sound when shaken or rolled about.   The balls are quite tactile - the wood is smooth, natural (and sustainable) mahogany and the carvings ...
The ‘Egg Shaker - Medium - 7cm, Early Years’ is an Egg Shaker with a natural wood finish as well as a wood burnt design added on. The images on the Egg Shakers were designed by some Balinese school children.   T hese Egg Shakers are great for everyone and a...
The ‘Egg Shaker - Medium - 7cm, painted’ is the medium size in this range and has a natural wood finish, as well an acrylic paint aboriginal dot design added.   Thes e Egg Shakers are great for everyone and are suitable for young children aged three and upw...
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 instru...
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RRP: £2.14
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Egg Shaker - Medium - 7cm, Early Years Egg on Stick - Small - 5cm, Early Years Heart Shaker Pad Shaker - Small - 7cm x 12cm

Egg Shaker - Medium - 7cm, Early Years

Egg on Stick - Small - 5cm, Early Years

Heart Shaker

Pad Shaker - Small - 7cm x 12cm

The ‘Egg Shaker - Medium - 7cm, Early Years’ is an Egg Shaker with a natural wood finish as well as a wood burnt design added on. The images on the Egg Shakers were designed by some Balinese school children.   T hese Egg Shakers are great for everyone and a...
The ‘Egg on Stick - Small - 5cm, Early Years’ is the smallest of the three products of this nature that we sell, and has a natural linseed oil finish with a burnt wood design that was thought up by some Balinese school children.   T he Egg Shaker has a soli...
The ‘Heart Shaker’ is a heart-shaped version of our ‘Squeezer Shaker’ which works by shaking and squeezing to make a very pleasing sound.   N.B. For SEN settings: Please put a note with your orde...
These Pad Shakers are made by recycling the leftover edge skin from the Djembe drum making process, just like the ‘Squeezer Shaker’ instruments are.   They make a fantastic sound - and it can be printed with your logo or be personalised by the children usi...
RRP: £2.14
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Egg on Stick - Medium - 7cm, Early Years Egg Shaker - Large - 9cm, painted Pad Shaker - Medium - 9cm x 15cm Jingle Bells - Early Years

Egg on Stick - Medium - 7cm, Early Years

Egg Shaker - Large - 9cm, painted

Pad Shaker - Medium - 9cm x 15cm

Jingle Bells - Early Years

The ‘Egg on Stick - Medium - 7cm, Early Years’ is the medium size of the three products of this nature that we sell, and has a natural linseed oil finish with a burnt wood design that was thought up by some Balinese school children.   T he Egg Shaker has a ...
The ‘Egg Shaker - Large - 9cm, painted' is the large size in this range and has a natural wood finish, as well an acrylic paint aboriginal dot design added.   Thes e Egg Shakers are great for everyone and are suitable for young children aged three and upwards. Th...
These Pad Shakers are made by recycling the leftover edge skin from the Djembe drum making process, just like the ‘Squeezer Shaker’ instruments are.   They make a fantastic sound - and it can be printed with your logo or be personalised by the children usi...
Two steel jingle bells on a wooden handle. Also included in our Home Starter Music Kit.   N.B. For Early Years settings please note: A. Our products are musical instruments, not toys, and should always be used under the supervision of responsible educ...
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Pad Shaker - Large - 12cm x 20cm Egg on Stick - Large - 9cm, Early Years Pod Shakers

Pad Shaker - Large - 12cm x 20cm

Egg on Stick - Large - 9cm, Early Years

Guiro Shaker - Small - 11cm, Early Years

Pod Shakers

These Pad Shakers are made by recycling the leftover edge skin from the Djembe drum making process, just like the ‘Squeezer Shaker’ instruments are.   They make a fantastic sound - and it can be printed with your logo or be personalised by the children usi...
The ‘Egg on Stick - Large - 5cm, Early Years’ is the biggest of the three products of this nature that we sell, and has a natural linseed oil finish with a burnt wood design that was thought up by some Balinese school children.   T he Egg Shaker has a solid...
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It grows on the Acacia tree; you can't get more natural than this. An oversized Acacia seed pod makes for a great shaker.   We have included the ‘Pod Shaker’ in our ‘Lots of Littles Kit - 60 instruments’ collection....
RRP: £4.29
Web: £3.65
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Egg Shaker - Giant - 12cm, Early Years Egg Shaker - Giant - 12cm, painted Bracelet Shaker - Kenari Pangi Shaker - Early Years

Egg Shaker - Giant - 12cm, Early Years

Egg Shaker - Giant - 12cm, painted

Bracelet Shaker - Kenari

Pangi Shaker - Early Years

A natural version of our painted mahogany egg shaker. These ones have designs burnt onto them which were created by some Balinese primary school children. This one is also known as the 'giant' egg shaker. These egg shakers are great for everyone. Young children seem to particularly like these especially when there a...
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.   Thes e Egg Shakers are great for everyone and are suitable for young children aged three and upwards...
The ‘Bracelet Shaker - Kenari’ is a big hit with all ages and are also great for many people with special needs. They are also really good for dance of all types.   The wrist band is comfortable, padded cotton and the sounds are as natural as the materials...
A small version of this popular shaker, the 'pangi' are seeds occuring naturally in Indonesia where these are made. It makes a lowish woody sound for a shaker because the seeds are resonant. We have included this shaker in our Lots of Littles Kit.  
RRP: £5.00
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Bracelet Shaker - Pangi Maraca - Coconut Ankle Shaker - Kenari Bracelet Shaker - Bento

Bracelet Shaker - Pangi

Maraca - Coconut

Ankle Shaker - Kenari

Bracelet Shaker - Bento

The ‘Bracelet Shaker - Pangi’ is a big hit with all ages and are also great for many people with special needs. They are also really good for dance of all types The wrist band is comfortable, padded cotton and the sounds are as natural as the materials used. &n...
A beautifully painted coconut Maraca filled with tiny pieces of stone. Simple, natural and a good Maraca sound. This is great value for money....
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.   ...
The ‘Bracelet Shaker - Bento’ is a big hit with all ages and are also great for many people with special needs. They are also really good for dance of all types.   The wrist band is comfortable, padded cotton and the sounds are as natural as the materials ...
RRP: £5.71
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Seseh - Coconut Shaker Caxixi Basket Shaker Loopy Agogo Shaker Rackattack

Seseh - Coconut Shaker

Caxixi Basket Shaker

Loopy Agogo Shaker

Rackattack

This all-natural ‘Seseh - Coconut Shaker’ gives a good ‘Shekere&rsquo ; sound at a sensible price. The shell is coconut (and is stronger than the traditional African gourd Shekeres) and the beads are small pieces of ‘Seseh’, a Balinese palm wood. Palm wood is really a fibre but it is very...
This is a classic Shaker made from rattan and coconut. It is tactile and light, with a little handle, and is great for anyone to play.   We have included the ‘Caxixi Basket Shaker’ in our ‘Lots of Littles Kit - 60 instruments’ collection. ...
The ‘Loopy Agogo Shaker’ is a brilliant instrument; very tactile, very versatile and very satisfying to play for beginners and professionals. From an SEN angle it encourages a range of physical movement and is great for practising grip....
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RRP: £8.57
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Ping Pong Shaker - painted Pangi Shaker Kenari Shaker Bento Shaker

Ping Pong Shaker - painted

Pangi Shaker

Kenari Shaker

Bento Shaker

The ‘Ping Pong Shaker - painted’ makes its noise through the filled ping pong balls, which generate a bright swirling rustle as the instrument is shaken around. A great sound and an immediate favourite with younger children. Comes in many different colours....
This ‘Pangi Shaker’ makes a wonderful sound - sometimes almost like a liquid!   Thi s is an instrument comprised of natural materials with a bamboo handle and empty fruit husks.  
Great sounding and beautiful-looking mini shaker. The sound is a little like trickling water. Also to be found on our Musical Baby Bonding, Musical Baby Bonding Professional's and Lots oof Littles Music Kits.   N.B. For SEN settings - please put a note with your ...
The ‘Bento Shaker’ is another beautiful, all-natural shaker with its own special sound. A relatively loud and hard sound compared to the ‘Pangi Shaker’. &nbs p; N.B. For SEN settings: Please put a note...
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Caxixi - Cylinder Beaded Shaker Kokokan - Wooden Cow Bell Belt Shaker - Kenari

Caxixi - Cylinder

Beaded Shaker

Kokokan - Wooden Cow Bell

Belt Shaker - Kenari

The ‘Caxixi - Cylinder’ is a cylindrical version of the popular ‘Caxixi Basket Shaker’. It is made from woven rattan with coconut shell end pieces and beads inside....
A classic Shaker using plastic beads, threaded on a net over a coconut Maraca. The sound is really strong and sharp and will make itself heard above the most enthusiastic drumming groups!...
A classic Indonesian wooden bell, still used as a cow-bell in Indonesia. An unusual instrument which is interesting to work out, this makes a lovely ‘clocking&rsqu o; sound.   The ‘Kokokan - Wooden Cow Bell’ can also be found in our ‘Lots of Lit...
A big shaker with a big sound. The Kenari seeds are attached to a pad which can be worn as well as held. Fantastic for dance and movement.   T he belt is adjustable to all sizes of player thanks to the Velcro clasp, and great for players who can't easily hold a Shaker....
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Belt Shaker - Bento Belt Shaker - Pangi

Belt Shaker - Bento

Belt Shaker - Pangi

A big shaker with a big sound. The Bento seeds are attached to a pad which can be worn as well as held. Fantastic for dance and movement.   T he belt is adjustable to all sizes of player thanks to the Velcro clasp, and great for players who can't easily hold a Shaker.
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.   T he belt is adjustable to all sizes of player thanks to the Velcro clasp, and great for players who can't easily hold a Shaker.
RRP: £31.43
Web: £26.72
Edu: £22.00
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