Schulmerich is leading handchime innovation with our MelodyChime® Instruments. We’ve invested in the best to create the best. We designed our MelodyChime® Instruments to set new standards for appearance, sound, handling, and durability. These are truly first-class musical instruments, loaded with unique features designed to take on the real world of classrooms, sanctuaries, and concert halls.
There are sound engineering reasons why our MelodyChime® Instruments are in a class by themselves, but you don't need to understand them to forever remember the sound and the feel of your new MelodyChime® Instruments. Download our current Schulmerich™ Price Guide.
We designed our MelodyChime® Instruments to set new standards for appearance, sound, handling, and durability.
MelodyChime® Instruments feature:
- An ergonomic octagonal shape that’s comfortable to hold and play and has no sharp edges to fatigue your hands.
- Clapper heads that bridge voice breaks within octaves and optimize blending
- Yarn-wound clapper heads from C3 all the way to B4 that improve voicing and overall tonal balance
- Larger designed yokes in the lower 4th and 5th octaves (C3-B3) to yield better control and durability
- Anodized, solid core instruments in the upper 4th and 5th octave range (F7-C8) with improved sustain
- Sturdy contemporary cases to provide a secure storage for each handchime and easy mobility and handling
- The single case for the entire 5th octave has oversized wheels for increased stability