Unusual Sounds

Ankle Bells - Fifty Jingle Style Bells

Ankle Bells Fifty Jingle-Style
Ankle Bells - Fifty Jingle-Style Bells
Twenty-five 5/8" jingle-shaped brass bells are braided into each of two approximately 36.5" cords for a grand total of fifty bells. The bell section lengths are approximately 12.5”—about two bells for every inch of cord. Cord color may vary. These bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. Once cast, these solid brass bells are transported to Mumbai for assembly and export. Bells are primarily worn by Indian dancers More Info »
Price: $24.90$21.90
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Pete Engelhart Reco BNC

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Pete Engelhart began crafting metal percussion instruments after spending time in Brazil in the 1950's. He combined his life long love of jazz, a knowledge of latin rhythms and sounds, and his ability as an artist to produce complicated resonant tuned bells. Pete has now been hand crafting metal percussion for nearly 45 years. He has designed a large variety of highly creative instruments that are now used worldwide by many professional musicians. The Reco-Reco BNC is a combination of More Info »
Price: $125.00
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Ghungroos Anklet of Sixty Bells

Ghungroos with 60 Brass Bells
Ghungroos with 60 Brass Bells
Ghungroos are anklet bells made by attaching strings of small bells (known as Ghunghroo, Ghunghru, Ghungur or Salangai) onto velvet pads. Each anklet is comprised of two pads. Each pad has three rows of ten bells per pad, for a grand total of sixty bells. The 5/8" diameter jingle-style brass bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. This common Middle-East and South-Asian dance accessory is very versatile and More Info »
Price: $33.90$27.10
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Ankle Bells - 100 Jingle Style Bells

Ankle Bells 100 Jingle-Style
Ankle Bells - 100 Jingle-Style Bells
Fifty 5/8" jingle-shaped brass bells are braided into each of two approximately 45" cords for a grand total of 100 bells. The bell section lengths are approximately 25”—about two bells for every inch of cord. Cord color may vary. These bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. Once cast, these solid brass bells are transported to Mumbai for assembly and export. Bells are primarily worn by Indian dancers More Info »
Price: $43.90$35.00
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Pete Engelhart Blossom Bells

Engelhart Blossom Bells
Engelhart Blossom Bells
Six heavy gauge metal bells individually tuned. Pete Engelhart originally designed the blossom bells to be hand held and hit against each other to create a church bell effect.  We encouraged him to make them mountable so drumset players and percussionists could use them in their setups.  They have become extremely popular and often players use yarn mallets to get that "ringing" choir bell effect. We've seen them played with fingers, sticks, rods,etc.  They can be hand held and used in More Info »
Price: $240.00
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Ankle Bells - 100 Clam Style Bells

Aankle Bells 100 Clam-Style
Aankle Bells 100 Clam-Style Bells
Fifty 5/8" clam-shaped brass bells are braided into each of two approximately 45" cords for a grand total of 100 bells. The bell section lengths are approximately 25”—about two bells for every inch of cord. Cord color may vary. These bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. Once cast, these solid brass bells are transported to Mumbai for assembly and export. Bells are primarily worn by Indian dancers More Info »
Price: $61.90$49.00
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Rhythm Tech Ribbon Crasher

Ribbon Crasher by Rhythm Tech
Strips of thin metal mounted across a frame best describes the construction of the Rhythm Tech Ribbon Crasher. It has a bright, metallic sound which is very loud and brash and will cut through all instrumentation.  It is used as a rhythm instrument as well as a sound effect. The Crasher has a "Rock Lock" mount interface attached that will mount to any 3/8" rod. Two sizes are available: 11" and 15".
Price: from $52.50$36.00
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Ron Vaughn Key Chimes

Ron Vaughn Rotating Key Chimes
Ron Vaughn Rotating Key Chimes
Ron Vaughn Key Chimes are designed with the recording percussionist in mind. They are rotating Studio Key Chimes, 6 3/4" diameter with 24 solid brass alloy keys and a performance frame made of impact resistant polymer. They exhibit a flowing, soft sound, and are intended for playing with hands or light stick/brush work. All rotating chimes ship with 3/8" stainless steel mounting rod and polymer bearing. Available in Blue, Yellow and Green frames. Performance Tip: Rotate the mounted chime slowly More Info »
Price: from $87.00$63.00
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Ghungroos Anklet of Forty Bells

Ghungroos with 40 Brass Bells
Ghungroos with 40 Brass Bells
Ghungroos are anklet bells made by attaching strings of small bells (known as Ghunghroo, Ghunghru, Ghungur or Salangai) onto velvet pads. Each anklet is comprised of two pads. Each pad has two rows of ten bells per pad, for a grand total of forty bells. The 5/8" diameter jingle-style brass bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. This common Middle-East and South-Asian dance accessory is very versatile and More Info »
Price: $24.90$19.90
by Barry

Elephant Bells

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Set of 5 graduated brass bells. Each is engraved and very decorative. Play them in a band, or hang them from a gate or door. These bells are made in the northern Indian State of Uttar Pradesh which is well known for quality brass manufactories. Once cast, these solid brass bells are transported to a nearby town for coloring. Sizes: 3"; 2.25"; 2"; 1.75"; 1.5"
Price: $83.90$67.00
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Ankle Bells - Fifty Clam Style Bells

Aankle Bells Fifty Clam-Style
Aankle Bells 50 Clam-Style Bells
Twenty-five 5/8" clam-shaped brass bells are braided into each of two approximately 36.5" cords for a grand total of fifty bells. The bell section lengths are approximately 12.5”—about two bells for every inch of cord. Cord color may vary. These bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. Once cast, these solid brass bells are transported to Mumbai for assembly and export. Bells are primarily worn by Indian dancers More Info »
Price: $27.90$22.30
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AquaSonic Waterphone

Aquasonic Waterphone Mondo Size
Aquasonic Waterphone Mondo Size
Weird, ethereal, eerie and creepy are all words used to describe the sound of the AquaSonic Waterphone. This is the instrument used in movie and TV soundtracks as well as theatre productions for sound effects in mysterious or suspenseful scenes. Waterphones by Aquasonic are played by bowing the tines or beating soft rubber mallets against the pegs or the bottom of the pan. We have sold AquaSonic Waterphones to Broadway shows, Symphony orchestras and Rock groups. If you need a sound to More Info »
Price: from $349.95
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Pete Engelhart Reco Reco

Reco Reco by Pete Engelhart
The Reco Reco is a Brazilian metal instrument with springs.  It is used to play rhythm, effects and colors. Pete Engelhart has designed his Reco Reco with the addition of a cowbell in the body. There are a variety of sounds available and when played creatively this Reco Reco can be very effective in mood production. It is mountable for drum set or as an accessory for percussion. Sound Sample
Price: $70.00
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Ankle Bells - 200 Jingle Style Bells

Ankle Bells 200 Jingle-Style
Aankle Bells 200 Jingle-Style Bells
100 5/8" jingle-shaped brass bells are braided into each of two approximately 70" cords for a grand total of 200 bells. The bell section lengths are approximately 50”—about two bells for every inch of cord. Cord color may vary. These bells are made in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh which is well known for quality brass manufacturers. Once cast, these solid brass bells are transported to Mumbai for assembly and export. Bells are primarily worn by Indian dancers More Info »
Price: $93.90$75.10
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Wooden Triple-Bell Agogo

Triple-Bell Wooden Agogo
Triple-Bell Wooden Agogo
A modern version of the traditional African agogo bell, in a hardwood which produces brightly-pitched tones. Scrape the ridges or simply tap on the bells for a variety of rhythmic wood sounds. Use the ball end for louder sounds, and the handle for more subtle sounds. The ribbed cups give three different tones. Beater included. Dimensions are approximately 10" x 6.5". Also available: Wooden Double-Bell Agogo.
Price: $13.90
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Kanjira with Goatskin Head

Kanjira with Fishskin
Kanjira with Fishskin
This Kanjira with Goatskin Head is made from a solid piece of Egyptian sycomore (Ficus sycomorus) with a goatskin head and 1 brass cymbal set. The frame is about 6.25 inches in diameter and 3.5 inches in height. It comes in a nylon case. The traditional Indian kanjira is made with lizard-skin, but for conservation reasons and increased accessibility, this kanjira features a goatskin head. If you are right handed, hold the kanjira in your left hand. The head is More Info »
Price: $33.90$31.00
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Zenko Drum - C Pentatonic Scale

Zenko 9-note C-Pentatonic Hand Pan w/ Support Ring, Mallets and Bag
Zenko 9-note C-Pentatonic Hand Pan w/ Support Ring, Mallets and Bag
The C-Pentatonic Zenko Drum, designed and created by Metal Sounds in France, is a melodic tongue drum also known as a tank drum or hand pan. We import these from Europe and are amazed at the soothing sounds it produces. The stainless steel body and blades are well-formed to take you on a musical adventure and the results of which will be incredible! The drum can be performed while on a stand or lap positioned. A carrying bag, support ring, and mallets are included. We More Info »
Price: $575.00
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Pete Engelhart Double Satellite Bells

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These metal bells are generally pitched a third apart from each other. They are played with sticks/rute/etc. on the rods on the top of the instrument. They are mountable and often used in creating rhythm patterns or unusual sound effects. Although similar to agogo tuning, their sound is much more spatial! Sound Sample
Price: $90.00
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Remo Traditional Kanjira

Remo Traditional Kanjira, Antique finish, 7-inch,Tunable
Remo Traditional Kanjira, Antique finish, 7-inch,Tunable
The Remo Traditional Remo Kanjira (Khanjira) is Key-Tuned and features an Antique Veneer shell with a Skyndeep drumhead. The traditional Indian kanjira was made using skin of the now-endangered Monitor Lizard. Remo's synthetic Skyndeep lizard-graphic drumhead is an ecological tribute to the beauty of the Monitor Lizard. For this tunable kanjira, Remo attaches their Skyndeep lizard-graphic drumhead to an Acousticon shell with a 30-degree radial bearing edge. The frame is finished with a dark stain veneer, giving the drum an More Info »
Price: $163.30$99.00
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Pearl Guataca

Guataca by Pearl
Guataca by Pearl
The Guataca is a traditional instrument developed from a small garden hoe. It is metal and played with wood or metal sticks. Used primarily as a rhythm instrument, it is also an excellent effect. The Pearl Guataca has scalloped edges and has a built-in mounting bracket. It can be played handheld or mounted.
Price: $77.00$46.00
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Gon Bops Drum Shakers

Gon Bops Drum Shakers
Gon Bops Drum Shakers
Constructed from natural cowhide and wood, Gon Bops Drum Shakers shakers are an essential hand percussion item, ideal for any set-up. Sold as a set of three shakers.
Price: $69.00$41.00
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Gon Bops Talking Shakers

Gon Bops Talking Shakers
Gon Bops Talking Shakers
Constructed from wood and cowhide, this pair of shakers is typically played together to produce a "call-and-response" talking effect. Simply squeeze the skins to change the pitch and produce multiple sounds. Available in large and small sizes.
Price: from $19.00$11.40
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Straight Bulb Horn

Bulb Horn, Straight
Bulb Horn, Straight
This straight brass bulb horn from Pakistan has a 2.5" bell and is 17" in length. It features a removable reed and a bulb with a 5/8 inch fitting. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
Price: $17.90
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Mini Bulb Horn

Bulb Horn, Mini
Bulb Horn, Mini
This mini brass bulb horn from Pakistan has a 2.75" bell and is 8.5" in length. It features a removable reed and bulb. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
Price: $16.90
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Double Bell Bulb Horn

Bulb Horn, Double-Bell
Bulb Horn, Double-Bell
This brass double-bell bulb horn from Pakistan has two 3.75″ bells and is 15″ in length! It features a removable and replaceable reed and a bulb. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
Price: $37.90
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Remo John Bergamo Signature Kanjira

John Bergamo Key-Tuned Kanjira by Remo
John Bergamo key-tuned Kanjira by Remo
The John Bergamo Signature Series Kanjira by Remo is key-tuned using small hooks. Its counterhoop ring encircles a replaceable drumhead specially developed to create a warm, dark tone with minimal overtones. The frame of the Bergamo Signature Series drum comes in a natural wood veneer finish with a slit inside that holds a set of tambourine jingles. It is 7" in diameter with a 2" depth. John Bergamo was the coordinator of the percussion program at California Institute of the More Info »
Price: $120.00$72.00
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Wuhan School Bell

Wuhan School Bell
Need a school bell sound or effect?  The Wuhan School Bell is 7.5" tall and is the real thing.  Sturdy and well made, these bells produce the volume you need and if you need to call the gang to dinner they'll come running.  Handmade in China in the Wuhan factory.
Price: $52.00$29.00
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Wooden Double-Bell Agogo

Double-Bell Wooden Agogo
Double-Bell Wooden Agogo
A modern version of the traditional African agogo bell, in a hardwood which produces brightly-pitched tones. Scrape the ridges or simply tap on the bells for a variety of rhythmic wood sounds. Use the ball end for louder sounds, and the handle for more subtle sounds. Also available: Wooden Triple-Bell Agogo.
Price: $12.90
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Circular Bulb Horn

Bulb Horn, Circular
Bulb Horn, Circular
This circular bulb horn originating from Pakistan has a 2.75" bell and is 14" in length. It features a solid brass horn with a replaceable metal reed and a removable and replaceable rubber bulb with 5/8" fitting. Great honk. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
Price: $23.90
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Stir Drums

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        Stir Drum (STIR)     8 graduated tongues of rosewood create the sides. A beater is drawn in a stirring motion around the inside to create a series of staccato clacks. Beater included.     Stir Drum with Handle (STIH) Stir drum on a handle.
Price: from $17.90
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Energy Chimes

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Chime bars are suspended above the wood base for a clear resonating tone. The chime is at once invigorating and calming. Keep a couple around the house for a little pick-me-up throughout your day. Or use it for a meditative break in the office. Mallet included.
Price: $29.90$26.99
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Gon Bops Metal Shaker

Gon Bops Metal Shaker
Gon Bops Metal Shaker
Easy-to-grip hourglass design and heavy-duty steel construction in a shaker that cuts through in live applications. Play clave patterns on the flat side or hold your hand over recessed side to create unique shaker sounds.
Price: $39.00$24.00
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Rain Stick

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Approx. 3 ft. long. Bamboo, tip it back and forth to create the soothing sound of rain. Great for meditation and relaxation.
Price: $39.90$31.92
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Small Oval Bulb Horn

Bulb Horn, Small Oval
Bulb Horn, Small Oval
This small brass oval bulb horn from Pakistan has a 3.75" bell and is 15.5" in length. It features a removable reed and bulb. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
Price: $17.90
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Large Oval Bulb Horn

Bulb Horn, Large Oval
Bulb Horn, Large Oval
This large oval brass bulb horn from Pakistan has a 6.5″ bell and is 15″ in length! It features a removable and replaceable reed and a bulb with a 5/8 inch fitting. You should expect your brass instruments to have, or develop, an attractive antique patina. However, if you prefer the high shine look we recommend Brasso (TM) as a good polish.
Price: $33.90
by Barry