Kalimba Gecko K17GY
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Kalimba Gecko K17GY


A Superb Gecko K17GY Kalimba

A very reliable, sturdy Kalimba created by the famous brand Gecko and bearing the ram’s head logo of the artist April Yang on the wooden stand. Indeed, the latter contributed to the realization of this quality Musical Instrument by bringing its personal touch. The solid mahogany wood used in this Kalimba Gecko model K17GY , a classic, ensures powerful sounds and great clarity.

Offered as a gift :

  • A fabric storage bag
  • A tuning hammer
  • An instruction booklet
  • A set of stickers to facilitate the memorization of the blades
  • A cleaning cloth



    Hear an example of a melody playable with this Musical Instrument



    Discover a whole range of music without worries

    It is no coincidence that the Kalimba happens to be called Finger Piano. Each of the metal strips of the Instrument corresponds to a single note of Music as in a classic Piano. This will ensure that when you press these slats, you will create the exact note you are looking for without the slightest fear of making an error. In addition, the Mbira is a gift that is suitable for both adults and children who like its easy use which allows them to compose and play music without delay.



    Free yourself with the sounds of the lands of Africa

    Did you know that all the archaeological traces of the Finger Piano provide proof that this Musical Instrument comes from sub-Saharan Africa? This small object was then used especially in the country of Zimbabwe for festive events or to communicate with missing persons. As soon as you have a Finger Piano in your hands, it is certain that you will create a connection to Africa with this small Instrument steeped in history



    Prefer a Sanza in untreated wood species for remarkable quality

    Do you value your energy footprint? U.S. too ! This is why as much as possible all our Mbiras turn out to be built from wood coming from sustainably managed forests. What’s more, this wood is not chemically treated and any varnishes applied are of natural origin. A win-win exchange where getting an Ethical Instrument does not expose you to harmful materials.



    Take advantage of the vibrations of the Kalimba to increase your physical and mental health

    Music therapy is the use of music and instruments in a healing approach. This serious process turns out to be regulated by an official federation and carried out by qualified experts. Commonly participating in, among other places, long-term care facilities, therapists rely on the Kalimba which proves to be eminently suitable for this practice. By purchasing this Instrument, you too can take advantage of its tremendous soothing potential.



    Decide for a Thumb Piano with beautiful finishes with this Kalimba Gecko model K17GY!


    Technical characteristics of the Kalimba Gecko model K17GY

    • Type of instrument: Percussion – Idiophone – Lamellophone
    • Number of Blades, Keys or Notes: 17
    • Resonance box: No
    • Materials: Solid mahogany body, high quality steel slats
    • Size: 18.5 x 13.5 x 1.6 centimeters
    • Key: C major


    Possessing pretty curves on its wooden support, the Kalimba Gecko K17MAP could interest you if you think that the K17GY model is too rectangular. If you are looking for a small and portable Thumb Piano, the Pocket Kalimba is ideal for you. It will slip easily everywhere to accompany you on all your outings.