Hokema - Sansula Basic Melody

by Hokema Kalimbas
$185.00

Name: Sansula Basic Melody

Simple Description:  The Sansula is an oval wooden frame covered with a drum skin that resonates to the tones of the Kalimba which is mounted in the center.   The Sansula Basic Melody creates beautiful, gentle sounds that combine the 'wah-wah' effect of the Sansula Basic, with the strong tones of the Kalimba B11 Melody

Quality: Hand crafted in Germany

Tuning and Sound

  • 11 tines precisely tuned to G-major 
  • Hold the instrument against the body, a table top, or the back of the Sansula softbag (made of specially designed resonator material) to create an impressive 'wah-wah' effect.

Ergonomics: Long and short tines alternate to ensure ease of playing. The six shorter tines are bent -  with the ends raised above the longer tines - enabling easy reach by the thumbs.

Dimensions: 8,4 x6.5 x 2.9 inch 

Materials: High quality wood  Cherrywood for the Kalimba block and beech wood for the frame

Additional:

  • Play countless tune
  • Enjoy improvising and intuitive play, solo or with other
  • Not intended for youngsters due to the delicate drum membrane.



Also, the Sansula Basic Melody can be retuned to suite your needs. We suggest using our tuning tool for the retuning process.