A-Star is great for ages 3+, it’s robust, affordable and most products are brightly coloured unless the traditional look is preferred. In this blog, we feature the newest products to A-Star’s range. The brightest and most quirky percussion instruments from A-Star yet. By quirky, I mean fruit shaped shakers complete with their very own fruit basket. Personally, my favourite product of the new range. A great way to engage children in music, ensure they have fun and a genius tool for teaching rhythm and timing. A humorous way for children to explore music and learning. fruit basket shakers A-Star have also created percussion instruments to rival those traditional instruments. Take a look at the instruments below, there’s brightly coloured enclosed hand bells, enclosed tambourines, upgraded wrist bells, a floor tom and smiley hand clappers! All are perfect for classrooms and music groups, or adding to your percussion kit at home.

Bell Shakers – Pack of 6

The A-Star Bell Shakers are an ideal first instrument for younger children. They produce a fantastic sound and can begin to teach children about rhythm and timing. hand-bells

Early Years Tambourine

The A-Star Early Years Tambourine is the perfect instrument for children's groups, being designed for the younger musician. This handheld tambourine is fun to play, and can produce a range of fun sounds that everyone can enjoy. black-early-years-tambourine

Floor Tom

The perfect first drum for children, the A-Star Floor Tom produces an amazing sound and gives children basic skills in rhythm and timing. This durable instrument is highly recommended, due to it's affordable price. floor-tom

Hand Clappers

Fun plastic hands, the A-Star Hand Clappers are perfect for children. They produce a 'clapping' sound, ideal for large percussion workshops and classes. hand clapper

Plastic Wrist Bells

Designed to engage children with the bright sounds, the A-Star Plastic Wrist Bells are a great way to introduce young kids into the world of music. These bells produce high quality tones which are great for class/group teaching. plastic-wrist-bell

Enclosed Tambourine

The A-Star Tambourine is the perfect instrument for younger players, and can be a great start in learning the basics in music. In a bright blue colour, this is ideal for learning about rhythm and timing. blue-tambourine If you’d like to see more new A-Star products, you can read this blog here.