© 2003 by  African Musical Instruments. Proudly created with Wix.com

  • b-facebook
  • Twitter Round
  • B-Pinterest

The 12 Key Xylophone from Ghana is great as a percussion instrument that allows freedom to explore and create. Handcrafted in Ghana in the traditional style of northern Ghana and Burkina Faso, this xylophone is a fully function but portable version of the instrument. 

 

* The twelve tones range from low to high in succession, which combine to make interesting, "earth-tone" melodies. 

* Heat dried keys to help maintain tonality and prevent cracking

* Solid frame construction using wood and rope 

* Gourds under each blade to amplify and sustain sound 

* Low notes rake upward to allow room for larger gourds 

* Two rubber mallets included

 

Dimensions:

Length - 81cm

Largest Key - 46cm x 6cm

Smallest Key - 32.5cm x 4cm

Height from floor to highest point 33cm

Height from floor to lowest point 23cm 

Ghanian Wooden 12 Key Xylophone

SKU: 0016
£159.00Price