This xylophone has synthetic bars which produce a longer sustain and a brighter sound. A durable and sturdy instrument includes two F# and one Bb bar and one pr of mallets. Chromatic units also available.
Sonor hand drums are available with two types of heads, plastic and natural skin.Skin heads produce greater tonal color than plastic,which has a drier less effective sound. Skin heads react more to temperature and humidity requiring more frequent tuning than plastic. These instruments are very useful for children to exercise rhythmic patterns and also to accompany other instruments in the classroom.