melodica (Free-reed keyboard mouth-organ)

~ Wind instrument

Description

Popular as a musical education tool, it is usually made of plastic with a keyboard, its free-reed mouthpiece can also have an optional air tube. It has many brandnames.

Relationships

derivations: vibrandoneon (accordina with piano keys)
has hybrids: accordina (harmonica/accordion hybrid)
related instruments: claviola (free reed aerophone with pitching pipes.)
type of: free reed
Wikidata: Q512191 [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Melodica.jpg [info]