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Weird & Wonderful

This section is crammed with all our strangest instruments

 

Most of them are also in other sections but we thought we'd also bring them all together here in case you're looking for something out of the ordinary.

 

Click on one of the images below for full information.

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reducedKlik klak shell Pod shaker Buzzer - bamboo - 35cm small Bird water whistle Jaw harp - bamboo

Klik klak shell

Pod shaker

Buzzer - bamboo - 35cm small

Bird water whistle

Jaw harp - bamboo

A most unusual instrument made from two snail shells on bamboo sticks.
It grows on a tree. You can't get more natural than this - an oversized acacia seed pod, which makes a great shaker. We have includ
The smallest and highest sounding of three bamboo buzzers, each beautifully decorated and each producing a different tone - but not like anything y
Fabulous-sounding water whistle. Pour a little water down the mouthpiece and blow. The sound is astonishingly bird-like and needs no skill at all!
Bamboo version of the jaw harp. This has been around in Poynesia for a very long time. Hold gently between the upper and lower jaw and tweak for an
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Ocarina bird - terracotta Buzzer - bamboo - 40cm medium reducedCreaker creature Buzzer - bamboo - 45cm large Thunder Drum - painted - 30cm

Ocarina bird - terracotta

Buzzer - bamboo - 40cm medium

Creaker creature

Buzzer - bamboo - 45cm large

Thunder Drum - painted - 30cm

A beautifully painted terracotta ocarina in the shape of a bird. This has two finger holes for changing the pitch and so produces three diffe
The medium of three bamboo buzzers, each beautifully decorated and each producing a different tone - but not like anything you'll have heard before
Wonderful new instrument based on our popular Frog shape twirler but using the big fruit husks also used in our agogo. As with the Frog twi
The biggest and deepest sooudning of three bamboo buzzers, each beautifully decorated and each producing a different tone - but not like anything y
An amazing instrument producing a fantastic roaring thunder sound. This larger thunder drum is suitable for older Early Years children from about 3
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Kuika - friction drum Begijen Guitar 50cm small Begijen Guitar 60cm medium Bering bau

Kuika - friction drum

Begijen Guitar 50cm small

Begijen Guitar 60cm medium

Bering bau

Begijen Guitar 80cm large

Another strange but wonderful instrument used in South American music. Technically it's a "membranophone" - an instrument which produces sounds fro
Smaller version of the begijen guitar. Not a guitar as you know it but based on the Indian single string guitar. In fact it's a drum and a guitar a
Not a guitar as you know it but based on the Indian single string guitar. In fact it's a drum and a guitar as hitting the drumskin in the centre makes
Classic South American instrument used to accompany Capoeira.
Longer and deeper sounding begijen guitar. Not a guitar as you know it but based on the Indian single string guitar. In fact it's a drum and a guitar
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Long clacker Flexitone - painted Kolshi terracotta drum 27cm (11") Tongue Drum (slit drum) - 4 notes Belt shaker - pangi

Long clacker

Flexitone - painted

Kolshi terracotta drum 27cm (11")

Tongue Drum (slit drum) - 4 notes

Belt shaker - pangi

This is a classic Indonesian instrument. It's a longer version of our animal clacker and is a bit trickier to play. This one is made of pine wood a
Another one that needs to be heard to be believed. Beautifully made and painted by hand.
An adaption of the Indian "kolshi" drum - made from a water pitcher. This one has an extra hole on the side as well as a well-stretched skin over one
This is a simple, easy to play, multi-note tong drum made of wood. Tong drums are types of 'slit' drums and are designed for quick rhythmic
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. Adjustable to
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