Kalimba Idiophone

Kalimba Idiophone


Adopt an Idiophone Instrument with this Kalimba

Idiophones are Musical Instruments whose sound comes directly from the materials that make up said Instrument. Therefore, the Kalimba is a fine example of an Idiophone, as the sound generated is caused by the vibration of the metal blades. With this beautiful copy of Kalimba, where the hole in the sound box represents a butterfly, you will be able to fully enjoy the sweet sounds of this type of Instrument.



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The Sanza, an easy to master Instrument

What is highly attractive about the Sanza is that it requires very little training in order to obtain satisfactory results. In fact, this Musical Instrument turns out to be affordable, because it is simply not possible to make false notes as with, among others, a string instrument. In addition, the Instrument happens to be small in size, which allows you to take it anywhere with you in a bag to play it as often as possible during your free time. Then you will progress really fast in learning the songs.



Get closer to the world of Africa thanks to the Thumb Piano

The Kalimba turns out to be a small percussion musical instrument whose first traces date back more than 3 millennia throughout the West African coastal zone. He was called Mbira or Sanza and held an essential place within a multitude of African populations in the Zambezi valley. Through its delicate, rare sounds that cannot be confused with another Instrument, you will certainly escape to discover African musical culture.



A Thumb Piano with elements with low environmental impact

Do you value your energy footprint? Same for us! Thus, as far as possible, all of our Thumb Pianos are made from wood from sustainably managed forests. What’s more, this wood is not treated with toxic materials and any varnishes used are of natural origin. A win-win agreement in which the fact of obtaining an environmentally friendly Musical Instrument does not put you in contact with harmful materials.



Take advantage of the vibrations of Mbira to improve your physical and mental condition

Were you aware that every time you hit a key with the Kalimba, you will feel the vibrations ripple through your body? This is one of the great benefits of this Instrument . All of the instrumentalists enjoy feeling with their palms all of the sounds caused. As a result, the Kalimba is remarkable for meditation or during music therapy. The instrument will allow you to reach a perfect appeasement as well as a moment of serenity the time of a music.



Get yourself an Idiophone Instrument by choosing this Kalimba!



Technical characteristics of the Kalimba Idiophone family

    • Type of instrument: Percussion – Idiophone – Lamellophone
    • Number of Blades, Keys or Notes: 17
    • Resonance box: Yes,
    • Materials: Solid mahogany body, high quality steel slats
    • Dimensions: 18 x 13 x 3.5 centimeters
    • Weight: 500 grams
    • Key: C major


    Want to escape to the land of the rising sun? You will be able to fulfill your desire with our Kalimba with Japanese ideograms . These typically oriental signs adorn the wooden support of the Musical Instrument. Do you prefer handcrafted Thumb Pianos? The Handmade Kalimba is then surely made for you. It was lovingly created by seasoned Kalimba experts.