The 8 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 eight 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
Length - 53cm
Largest Key - 37.5cm x 5.4cm
Smallest Key - 28.5cm x 4cm
Height from floor to highest point 28cm
Height from floor to lowest point 20cm
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