Flat Kalimba

Flat Kalimba


Play crystalline notes with this Kalimba type Flat

Flat ” meaning flat in English, the solid wood body of this Kalimba is therefore made up of a simple plank without any sound box as were the traditional Mbiras of Africa. Thanks to this type of support, the notes you play will last longer and the sounds will not be distorted by the central hole located on the Thumb Pianos which has a sound box. In addition, to make it easier for you to learn this Flat type Kalimba , all the steel blades are engraved with the corresponding musical note.

Offered as a gift  :

  • A cloth bag to protect the instrument from dust
  • A tuning key
  • A set of stickers to facilitate the memorization of musical notes
  • A sheet music booklet



Listen to the song ” River flows in you ” interpreted with this Kalimba type Flat



Join the closed club of Finger Piano players who use it in a care approach

Did you know that every time you hit a key with the Sanza , you’ll feel the vibrations ripple through your body? This is one of the great assets of this Instrument. Each musician loves to perceive with their palms of the hands all the sounds generated. From then on, the Sanza turns out to be ideal for meditation or through music therapy. It will allow you to achieve perfect calm and a period of tranquility for the time of a song.



Connect to the people of Africa with the Thumb Piano

Still a traditional musical instrument of the African Shona people, the Thumb Piano has spread rapidly throughout Africa for hundreds of years. It is, therefore, an Instrument heavy with historical stories which has been listed since 2020 as a cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO. Owning a Thumb Piano turns out to be a perfect way to prevent this little object from falling into oblivion while enjoying amazing sounds interpreted for millennia in Africa.



Buy yourself a solid wood instrument that cares about the environment

Are you sensitive to the ecological cause? Us too! This is why, wherever possible, all our Finger Pianos are produced using selected wood from sustainably managed forests. In addition, this wood is not chemically treated and any colorings used turn out to be of natural origin. A win-win deal whose offering you an Ethical Instrument does not expose you to harmful products.



An Instrument finally affordable for all without musical knowledge

Do you want to play beautiful melodies as quickly as possible using a Musical Instrument? Well choose the Kalimba . In this Musical Instrument everything has been anticipated to facilitate its initiation. Each of the reeds corresponds to a single musical note and the scores clearly explain to you when it is necessary to move them. It is not required to learn the complex symbols of music theory. You will interpret the melodies with simplicity and exclusively with just notes.



Play pleasant melodies with this Flat type Kalimba!



Technical characteristics of the Kalimba type Flat

    • Type of instrument: Percussion – Idiophone – Lamellophone
    • Number of Blades, Keys or Notes: 17
    • Resonance box: No
    • Materials: Solid mahogany body, high quality steel slats
    • Key: C major


    There are, in addition to Thumb Pianos made of wood, Instruments made from a transparent plastic material called acrylic glass. Take a look at the Kalimba as Crystal , the surprising design of this material could well seduce you. In order to store your Instrument and protect it from humidity and dust, we recommend the use of the Kalimba Case . You will then keep your Finger Piano in good condition for a very long time.