Studio 49 bells are mounted on a leather strap with a wooden handle or an elastic thong for tying. These bells are different sizes which allow for a variety of tonal combinations when shaken or rattled.
These tuned glockenspiels have nickel-plated bars, they are well constructed and they sound very nice two F# bars, one Bb bar, and mallets are included. The chromatic add-on and parts are also available.
The Grillodur xylophone is durable and reliable with fiberglass bars that sound characteristic of xylophone bars; an excellent instrument for the classroom which includes mallets. Chromatic unit also available.
The Studio 49 1600 Series Metallophones are a perfect choice for use in the elementary students. The 1600 Series Metallophones feature aluminum bars designed for outstanding sustain. The resonance box features a 12 mm solid pine construction with multiple resonance chambers for a rich sound quality. The compact design makes these instruments ideal for any age music classroom plus the integrated handles are perfect for easy transportation or for mounting the instruments on mobile stands. All diatonic units include F# and Bb bars plus a pair of S Series mallets. The Studio 49 1600 Series Metallophones are available in diatonic units for soprano (SM 1600), alto (AM 1600) and bass (BM 1600) or in chromatic resonance units for soprano (H-SM 1600), alto (H-AM 1600) and bass (H-BM 1600).
These metallophones have shallow resonator boxes allowing for quick and easy storage. You may play while seated on the floor in a circle with Series 1000. Easy to play wide bars, lightweight, great sound.