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All our musical instruments are genuine fair trade, from BAFTS - verified Fair Trade suppliers

Good, healthy entertainment for all levels of musical ability and adults or children of all ages

Being hand - crafted each one may vary slightly from that pictured, particularly the colours of any fabrics

 

024copsz.jpg (176657 bytes)  Mini (10cm / 4 inches at longest pipe) Peruvian Pan Pipes, aka Antara

The single row is made up of 7 pipes;
The longest pipe is approx 10.5cm long, they become progressively shorter down to approx 4cm.
The instrument is typically approx 7cm wide
Price 2.95

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cropsz 029 15cm.jpg (146450 bytes)  Peruvian Pan Pipes Antara music flute 15cm

The single row is made up of 9 pipes;
The longest pipe is approx 15cm long 15cm/ 6 inches at longest pipe, they become progressively shorter down to approx 7cm.
The instrument is typically approx 9cm wide
Price 4.95 each

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010coprszpanpipes.jpg (154250 bytes)  Double Row 17cm (at longest pipe) Pan Pipes from Peru, from same BAFTS Fair Trade supplier

The longest pipe is approx 17cm long, they become progressively shorter down to approx 5cm.
The instrument is typically approx 8cm wide
(A UK 1 coin has been put into the picture for scale)
Again, hand - crafted so each one may vary slightly from that pictured, particularly the colours of the fabrics
Price 5.90 each

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Inca ocarina.jpg (29222 bytes)  Inca Ocarina from Peru

Colour

an ancient flute-like wind instrument. One of the oldest musical instruments on Earth. Made from fired clay and decorated with traditional designs.
Comes padded in its own nice gift box (10.5cm x 11cm x4cm)
Ocarina measures approx 10cm x 10cm, has 6 holes on top and 2 holes underneath
Each one is unique so colour & Inca / Aztec pattern may vary slightly from picture
Available in stock in grey or red,  Price only 7.50 each

 

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Thumb Pianos, or Calimba  (aka mbira or kalimba), from genuine BAFTS Fair Trade supplier

These can be tuned and have a simple, yet rich & delightful sound
Good, healthy entertainment for all levels of musical ability and adults or children
These are comfortably held in both hands and played with the thumbs
Being hand - crafted each one is unique so may vary slightly from that pictured
The player has control over the sound and tempo, making these great for busking, storytelling, quality family time, dramatic arts, music workshops.  Another of our positive energy - inspiring goodies...

 

024139dpicrprsz.jpg (158551 bytes)  Simple Calimba,  5 - note thumb piano 

typical measurements are 16cm long, 8.25cm wide, 1.4cm deep.   Price each 5.95

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new black calimba 0300.jpg (64141 bytes)  black round calimba.jpg (67516 bytes)  Round black kalimba / mbira, 7 - note thumb piano

This round Calimba is easily & comfortably held in both hands and played with the thumbs
The workings are mounted on a black wooden base, whose typical measurements are 14cm (approx 5.5" inches diameter,1.5cm / half an inch thick
Personally recommended by us, we have one like this  in our house and it is lovely to hear the children making tunes on it.  (Rest assured the item you receive will be from brand new stock)
The rim has a slightly rounded edge, which helps with the grip of the instrument as well as looking nice
Price  10.95  each

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red heart calimba.jpg (12366 bytes) Red heart - shaped calimba, 7 - note thumb piano

Similar design to those above & below.  base is heart - shaped and red.
Typical dimensions are up to 17cm at longest point, 14cm at widest.  Base is approx 1.5m thick
Price 9.95 each

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rbow calimba coprsz.jpg (17331 bytes)  Rainbow sky Calimba /mbira / kalimba, 7 - note thumb piano

This round(ish) Calimba is easily & comfortably held in both hands and played with the thumbs
The workings are mounted on a black wooden base, whose typical measurements are 13.5cm (approx 5 & a half " inches) diameter,1.5cm / half an inch thick
Price 10.95 each

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sunflower calimba.jpg (22088 bytes)  Sunflower Calimba /mbira / kalimba, 7 - note thumb piano

Nice sunflower design
Measures 13-14cm across at widest points
Base is approx 1.5cm thick.  Price 10.95


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020140ishdpidprsz.jpg (125393 bytes)  Box Calimba,  7 - note thumb piano 

The box Calimba is hollow like a guitar for richer sound quality.  Typical measurements are 17.5cm long, 13.5cm wide, 3.25cm deep.  Price 14.00 each

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best fair trade thumb piano.jpg (65267 bytes)  best Fair Trade calimba.jpg (149575 bytes)  Best quality Calimba, 8 - note thumb piano

This is the best of our (we are not trying to claim it's the best of the world's) range of calimbas
8 notes, and 3 screws for easy, comprehensive tuning adjustment
approx 17cm long x up to 10.5cm wide
Price 18.00 each

 

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Wooden animal noise - makers (Guiro)

rub them with the stick provided and realistic animal sounds can be imitated
Hand-crafted in Thailand.  All come Neatly Boxed unless stated otherwise.

THS14 10cm Chirruping Grashopper cutout.jpg (16160 bytes)  Chirruping Grasshopper Guiro

Size

Cute and effective guiro sounding like the chirrup of a grasshopper in the summertime.
comes boxed available in 2 sizes
 approx 10cm long   Price 7.50
approx 15cm long    Price 10.95

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THS13 13cm Oinking Pig Guiro cutout 350q.jpg (19661 bytes)  Oinking Pig Guiro  016copsz78dpi (2).jpg (134423 bytes)

Size

  Oinks beautifully.  
Approx 12-13cm in length in stock ready for immediate dispatch.  Price 9.25
 The smaller, 10cm, version takes approx 3 extra days, is 1 cheaper & available to order.  Price 8.25

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THS5 15cm Croaking Frog Guiro cutout.jpg (21452 bytes)  Croaking Frog Guiro  988_large_image__1.jpg (73793 bytes)

Size

Large Frog Guiro in a natural wood finish. Excellent quality percussive instrument with a  great croaking sound which is deeper in the larger frogs.  4 sizes available,
 small (approx 5cm long, without box) Price 4.95
Medium  approx 12cm long.  Price  9.95
Large, (approx 16cm in length) Price 14.00

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959_large_image_THS20_Mini_Rainbow_Frog.jpg (77332 bytes)  Rainbow Croaking Frog Guiro, small

 - Just arrived!  Frog small (5cm x 4cm x 4cm) size in rainbow without box
Price 4.95

 

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dreamchimes 4125.jpg (157108 bytes)  Big or small tinkling dream-chimes

High Quality Wood & Metal  wind / dreamchimes
  available in 3 different sizes

BX19A.jpg (55696 bytes)  Medium (30cm 15 chime dreamchimes) Price 9.95
              In stock and ready for immediate despatch

BX19_50cm_21 chimes.jpg (53169 bytes)  Large (50cm, 21 chime dreamchimes) Price 14.40
            In stock and ready for immediate despatch

  BX17_30chimes_80cm_9100.jpg (47842 bytes) Extra Large (80cm, 30 chime dreamchimes)  Price  24
    Out of Stock until early August 2014

 

size

These chimes have a lovely & soothing tone.  Excellent Feng Shui, will enhance any home & garden

The chimes make a lovely tinkling sound

On the Large dreamchime set, the distance between the top of the carved & etched wooden rod which tops the piece and bottom of the longest chime is approx 24cm/ 9 & a half inches"
The carved & etched wooden rod which tops the piece is itself approx 51cm or 20" inches long
(The small set will vary proportionately)

Suitable for indoors or outdoors, with a handy loop in the twine for easy hanging
The twine is pretty tough so this item should survive the weathers and bring pleasure for a good many years.  

Medium (30cm 15 chime dreamchimes) Price 9.95  In Stock
Large (50cm, 21 chime dreamchimes) Price 14.40  In Stock
Extra Large (80cm, 30 chime dreamchimes)  Price  24 out of stock until August

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there are more chimes  like those above & below, on our chimes page

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desk chime.jpg (93814 bytes)  desk chimes.jpg (7817 bytes)  Desk top wind chimes Feng Shui executive toy

Lovely, ethically - sourced desk top 'gong' - windchimes with striker

Made from bamboo, with wooden striker and 16 aluminium chimes
Measures approx 33cm high, 30cm long
width of base is approx 9cm
Can be chimed with the striker, or placed in the breeze to gently tinkle and chime
Comes in 3 pieces, easily assembled to your choice of angle (see variations in the 2 pictures, above)
Price 9.95


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202_1647_4002.jpg (42174 bytes) aura bamboo chime -rszd.jpg (63386 bytes) Bamboo Aura chime with striker

Decorative section of bamboo with a chime suspended within, which resonates beautifully in the chamber when struck. and produces a clear, resonating sound.
These Aura chimes have a clear, calming tone which is useful in sound therapy and meditation exercises. They also have Feng Shui and space clearing functions. 
Ideal for feng shui and holistic practices
Approx: 29cm / 11 inches long, comes complete with beater
Price 6.95

 

bamboo aura chime.jpg (52358 bytes)  aura chime.jpg (70394 bytes)    Lighter coloured Aura chime with striker

Another beautiful aura chime like the item above.
These are broader and slightly longer, at approx 30cm / 12" inches long

Price 6.95

 

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