Kalimba originates from Africa as a kind of portable musical instrument. Lighteme creates the high-end Kalimba via superior Acacia,Walnut, Three-in-one Board to chase the melodies around in the deep forest.
The resonant box has a sound hole which creates "wah-wah" effects that can be more manually encouraged by covering or uncovering the sound hole.
The SOUL of musical instrument depends on the WOOD.
Acacia & Maple There In One straight-grained & horizontal stripes wood natural texture, fine structure, excellent acoustic plasticity,The timbre is tich and transparent, the treble is thick, the sustain is soft, and the performance is smart.
Lighteme 17 Key Flat Board Kalimba Thumb Piano Selecting straight-grained from Acacia & Maple There In One wood as the generator, It is made of full flat board, and the selected wood is more than 10 years old. All of them are printed with tree rings, and the sound will be more solid and rich. Combining vocal music theory, natural and gorgeous texture, fine and uniform structure, and strong acoustic plasticity.
Note:The color of wood of different batches will be different, please understand.
Trepanning Design (Round Hole Opening Box Resonace) - According to the Principle of Vibration
Thickened One-shape Design - The 3.5cm thickened one-shape design creates the clearified & tender melodies to provide excellent performance of warm music with good tenutos.
Ergonomic Body Shape - The advanced ergonomic body shape design is dedicated to provide the most comfortable & effortless playability for the users.
Ore Metal Piano Keyboard
It is made of ore metal with enhanced toughness and a key-down design, which can reduce the pain of finger playing for a long time and is more suitable for performance.
The circular hole pattern made by laser engraving process is exquisite and beautiful.
Environmental Protection Paint
The use of environmentally friendly paint-free plates, waxing process, elegant color, beautiful texture, you can rest assured to touch, enjoy immersion in vocal music.
Shipped after calibration by a senior tuner- Generally, you don't need to tune it when you receive it, unless the kalimba is accidentally damaged.
Can I learn without the basics of music?
Basically the Kalimba is a very simple musical instrument even a child can play with. All that matters is you know a bit of do re mi. Included in the package is a set of stickers to help in playing the Kalimba. Playing the Kalimba is simply plucking the tines/keys with your finger nails.
1 x 17 Keys Acacia & Maple 3 In 1 Round Hole Single Board Trepanning C Tone Kalimba
1 x Tuner Hammer
1 x Song Book
2 x Stickers
1 x Piano cloth
1 x Burlap bag
Due to the difference between different monitors,the picture may not reflect the actual color of the item. We guarantee the style is the same as shown in the pictures.
Due to the manual measurement and different measurement methods, please allow 1-2cm deviation.
About tuning a Kalimba. Your kalimba is pre-tuned prior to delivery. Upon receipt you can try it to check if all tines/keys are tuned. Please note that due to delivery/handling some keys might have been moved causing the tine/s to have been mis tuned. If that’s the case you can refer to your manual which is included in the package and check the tuning first before first use.
Taking care of your Kalimba. After every use you should clean the Kalimba ( cleaning clothe included in the package) to protect it. Put it inside the bag/ case after every use. Do not expose to extreme weather conditions.