Wooden Tongue Drums XXL

feeltone has 33 years of building,tuning these drums

In 1988, Ingo Böhme the founder of feeltone, developed a technically challenging technique for tuning the large tongue drums  and is constantly improving their soundvolume till then

XXL Tongue Drums in two different sizes: bass and tenor - in ash or padouk
Couch-Tongue Drums are suitable for kids and adults to sit at both ends of the body and play together. The large Tongue Drums have feet on one side which makes it possible to flip the drum over, so a child or grown up (larger Drum) can lay on top. The playing surface than is on the side and can be played. In both positions this melody drum can be played with mallets or hands and fingers. All Couch-Tongue Drums have grip holes on the side for better transportation. The selected and air-dried Padouk wood from Nigeria comes from controlled and certified farming and harvesting.

Soprano Tongue Drum
The classical sopran belongs to the family of the large tongue drums but is much smaller. It can be played by hands or mallets.

Bass Padouk Tongue Drum- tuned A-minor

 These big  bass drums with tuned tongues and strong vibration were created especially for music therapistsThe drum can be turned on its side and a child or adult can lay down onto the surface.

They are also very popular in kindergarten, schools and all kinds of therapeutic institutions.

Playing them to learn about rhythm, for communication training (two or more persons) or to get in contact with the body through vibration. 

All XXL-Tongue Drums have grip holes on the side for better transportation.

The selected and air-dried Padouk wood from Nigeria comes from controlled and certified farming and harvesting. Certificate on request. (Incl. Mallet.)

BassTongue Drum with 8 tones, ,A minor pentat. A`CDEGAcd.

(similar as the Big Boom)

Sounding panel in padouk wood, corpus in pine wood.
Size: 47 x 16 x 18“, incl. 2 mallets and hygrometer.

 

 

This is what some of our client have to say about our drums.

 

"I am always eager to discover new and interesting slants on existing instrument ideas. The quality and endurance of this Tongue Drum makes it a great addition to my arsenal of instruments and sound colours, as well as being a fun source for children and the elderly to easily execute their curiosity".

Evelyn Glennie, Percussionist, Scotland

Bass Ash Tongue drum:  A-minor

Bass Ash Tongue drum: A-minor

by feeltone
$2,090.00

Ash wood, XXL Tongue Drums made out of sustainable harvested local ash careful handcrafted in our own workshop, the drums are  available either tuned a-minor.

 

B-8TE-120 BassTongue Drum,with 8 tones, A-minor

Sounding panel in ash wood, corpus in pine wood   Size: 47 x 16 x 18“, incl. 2 mallets and hygrometer.

This is what our customer have to say about our drums:

I am always eager to discover new and interesting slants on existing instrument ideas. The quality and endurance of this Tongue Drum makes it a great addition to my arsenal of instruments and sound colours, as well as being a fun source for children and the elderly to easily execute their curiosity". Evelyn Glennie, Percussionist, Scotland

 

 

Tenor Ash Tongue drum - tued d-minor

Tenor Ash Tongue drum - tued d-minor

by feeltone
$1,444.00

Ash open tuned XXL Tongue Drums made out of sustainable harvested local ash   careful handcrafted in our own workshop, the drums are open tuned.

Open tuning : not tuned to a special note but tuned so all tongues can be played together and will soud great. The Tenor Drum has a higher pitch and is smaller than the Bass Drum ( low bass pitch), Both drums have the side feet so the drum can be played standing upright or flipped over to the side.

The small Tenor Tongue drum is suited especially for kids so they can express and release their energy through drumming. You can have two children sitting on top of the drum facing each other and they can play the drum together creating a Sound Rhythm play. For a relaxing or stimulating experience you can flip the drum over and the child can lie on top of the drum and the caretaker can play the side.

 

Two different versions available:

T-8TE-100 Tenor Tongue Drum, Ash with 8 tones, D-minor  

 

Sounding panel in ash wood, corpus in pine wood   Size: 40  x 12 x 14“, incl. 2 mallets and hygrometer.

 

 

Tenor Padouk Tongue drum - tuned D-minor

XXL-Tongue Drums are suitable for kids and adults to sit at both ends of the body and play together. The large Tongue Drums have feet on one side which makes it possible to flip the drum over, so a child or grown up (larger Drum) can lay on top. The playing surface than is on the side and can be played. In both positions this melody drum can be played with mallets or hands and fingers.

All Couch-Tongue Drums have grip holes on the side for better transportation.

The small Tenor Tongue drum is suited especially for kids so they can express and release their energy through drumming. You can have two children sitting on top of the drum facing each other and they can play the drum together creating a Sound Rhythm play. For a relaxing or stimulating experience you can flip the drum over and the child can lie on top of the drum and the caretaker can play the side.

T-8TP-100 Tenor Tongue Drum, Ash with 8 tones, D-minor  

Sounding panel in padouk wood, corpus in pine wood   Size: 40  x 12 x 14“, incl. 2 mallets and hygrometer.