Kalimba is a modern version instrument of the African mbira, and it is also known as Thumb Piano. Kalimba can be a solo instrument or as an accompaniment to singers, musicians and dancers. It is consist of a wooden board (often fitted with a resonator) with attached staggered metal tines, played by holding the instrument in the hands and plucking the tines with the thumbs. The mbira is usually classified as part of the lamellaphone family, and part of the idiophone family of musical instruments.
Made of high-quality swartizia spp solid wood with 17keys adjustable carbon steel tines, this kalimba is providing more bright and clear timbre, longer sustain and comfortable touch feeling for you. It is a real musical instrument that will amaze you!
Simple design and exquisite workmanship, and the triple sound holes will give you more clean and clear sound. You can make creative sound effect with the two sound holes at back.
Easy play and quick learning, just holding it in the hands and plucking the tines with your thumbs to create clear and melodious sounds; it can also create special tremolo with the accompaniment chain.
International standard C tune design, the corresponding tunes of the carbon steel tines are 1(D), 2(B), 3(G), 4(E), 5(C5), 6(A), 7(F), 8(D), 9(C4), 10(E), 11(G), 12(B), 13(D), 14(F), 15(A), 16(C6), 17(E)(from left to right).
Portable palm size, convenient to carry around, you can make wonderful music anywhere; suitable for travel entertainment, religious ceremonies, relax,decompression, weddings and other social gatherings.
Comes with instruction & music book + musical scale sticker + notes stickers + tuning hammer + a carry bag + an accompaniment chain + a beautiful tassel decoration.
Material: swartizia spp solid wood + carbon steel
Tonality: C tune
Keys: 17 keys
Item Size: 18 * 13 * 3cm / 7.1 * 5.1 * 1.2in
Item Weight: 250g / 8.8oz
Package Size: 23 * 20.5 * 8cm / 9.1 * 8.1 * 3.1in
Package Weight: 500g / 17.6oz
1 * Kalimba
1 * Carry Bag
1 * Music Book
1 * Notes Sticks
1 * Set of Musical Scale Stickers
1 * Tuning Hammer
1 * accompaniment Chain
1 * Tassel Decorations