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MES Alto Xylophones Diatonic

Product Code: MES707
A mellow sounding alto diatonic xylophone, perfect for introducing tuned percussion to children.
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Technical Summary


Helping to Support Teaching and Learning

Quality Rosewood Bars

Features 16 rosewood bars with specific notes ranging from C3 to A4, including two F#s and one Bb, designed to enrich musical expression.

Chromatic Add-On

Includes a specialised chromatic add-on section with 2 C# and 2 D# bars, designed to expand the musical range together with the diatonic bars.

Enhanced Resonance

Designed with a resonator box that holds additional sharps and flats, optimising storage and enhancing tune setup.

Inclusive Music Education

This educational tool effectively aids in teaching young musicians about traditional music notation and sound variation.

Key Stage 1 Music

Aligned with the Key Stage 1 music curriculum, this program encourages children to engage musically, fostering creativity and developing their skills.

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MES Alto Xylophones Diatonic

A mellow sounding alto diatonic xylophone, perfect for introducing tuned percussion to children.


  • Engage young musicians with this alto diatonic xylophone, perfectly suited for enhancing understanding of tuned percussion instruments. It introduces children to a range of musical notes from C3 to A4, encouraging exploration of musical scales and harmonic understanding.

  • This resource supports music education in Key Stage 1 by assisting children in playing tuned instruments and understanding musical dimensions. The comprehensive set includes 16 top-quality rosewood bars that provide excellent sound quality and durability. The xylophone also features additional notes such as F# and Bb to advance children's musical skills and creativity.

  • Designed to accommodate chromatic add-ons, this xylophone includes extra notes like C# and D# to expand the musical repertoire. The resonator box smartly stores these additional sharps and flats, ensuring that both setup and storage are straightforward, allowing more time for teaching and learning.

Supports the National Curriculum

Music, Key Stage 1

Play tuned and untuned instruments musically.

Music, Key Stage 1

Experiment with, create, select and combine sounds using the interrelated dimensions of music.

Technical Summary



  • Wood

  • Age Range

  • Suitable for 5 to 16 years

Size and measurements


  • 35 cm

  • Length

  • 74 cm

  • Width

  • 30 cm