Aerophones

Bicycle Pump Flute

Bicycle Pump Flute A small tutorial article to introduce you to one of my favorite instruments, and very easy to make, I use it a lot on stage for the human beatbox: Building The manufacturing […]

From The Workshop

Fly Case Cajon and Sanza

Building the cajon The project: a homemade cajon from an old fly case, an order for a young public spectacle creation These fly cases are recoveries of an old tour of Francis Cabrel (really), first […]

chordophones

Tin Can Cymbalum

Here you will find informations for the building of the tin can cymbalum, if you didn’t saw the video tutorial first I invite you to take a look: I use 8mm diameter threaded rod, a good […]

chordophones

Slide guitar : bicycle parts

The electric slide guitar is a very open instrument concerning manufacturing, few adjustments and great freedom in materials and possible objects! For the basics, take a look at the video tutorial here: We’re gonna take […]

Idiophones

A French Guiana wood marimba

A French Guiana wood marimba The project: building a French Guiana wood marimba, a 3 octaves chromatic keyboard, with several sets of removable resonators and a metal structure. I come again in French Guiana with […]