Post by Lizzie Ball

Hand Bells are a great way to introduce percussion to anyone. They are popular amongst festive seasons especially Christmas. I have picked out my top 5 Hand Bells under £20 for some inspiration on festive presents.

Percussion is split between two styles, tuned percussion which usually has a skin that can be tightened or loosened to create an identified pitch and un-tuned percussion which is a raw sound when struck. Here is a list of an example of percussion instruments:

Depending on what style of music you want to play there are a lot different drum kits and sizes out there. It all comes down to personal preference, however the size and tone is always an important factor.