Introducing our ocarina range
Ocarinas are a great musical activity for early years, KS1, and KS2 classes. A popular alternative to the recorder, they were successfully introduced to British schools over 25 years ago. With bright colours, unique designs, durable construction, and plenty of education material we have the perfect range of ocarinas for your school. ...Read more
Introducing our ocarina range
Ocarinas are a great musical activity for early years, KS1, and KS2 classes. A popular alternative to the recorder, they were successfully introduced to British schools over 25 years ago. With bright colours, unique designs, durable construction, and plenty of education material we have the perfect range of ocarinas for your school.
Ocarina Workshop ocarinas for schools
The Ocarina Workshop classroom packs of ocarinas are superb way of kitting out your classroom with the best quality instruments at a great price. Each instrument is manufactured in the UK from impact resistant plastic so they will withstand the trials of even the most challenging classroom!
Each set contains 12 x ocarinas, 12 x student books and 1 x teacher book and CD
Eye catching colours – 2 each of red, orange, yellow, purple, green, and blue
4-hole ocarina pitched in D
Supplied in a convenient presentation box
String to keep the instrument round the players neck
A variety of ocarina starter packs and education resources included
We have the best selection of Ocarina packs for the classroom:
Ocarina Workshop 12-pack starter kit – great value set of 12 ocarinas with 12 how to play books including helpful teaching aids.
Ocarina Workshop Music Code-Cracker starter box with teacher book – help build listening and communication skills through music.
Ocarina Workshop Music Music-Maker starter box with teacher book – create, improvise, and perform with the 20 songs provided.
Ocarina Workshop 1-2-3 Ocarina starter box with teacher book – designed to built confidence in reading music whilst also learning the ocarina.
Ocarina Workshop Music Time-Traveller starter box with teacher book - sing and play epic music of the past from Maya, Greeks and Ancient Egyptians to medieval minstrels and from Handel and Vivaldi to jazz jivers and disco divas.
Ocarina Workshop Music World-Explorer starter box with teacher book – visit every content and hear new scales, rhythms and authentic instruments. The words to each song help students understand and appreciate the culture from which each tune is representing.
Ocarina Workshop Music Zero-to-Hero starter box with teacher book – learn to play, how to listen, count and more in just 20 songs. Colourful and interactive book.
Percussion Plus Honestly Made ocarinas
Hand crafted in Peru, these natural fire clay ocarinas and whistles have been sourced using fair trade principles. Both the mini clay painted ocarina and Inca clay ocarina featured unique hand painted designs, so no two ocarinas are the same. There are also bird whistle ocarinas supplied in a range of fun bird designs, friendly for young children to experiment.
About the ocarina
The ocarina is a very old instrument indeed and is believed to have originated over 12,000 years ago. Now a popular replacement for recorders in schools, they are a great way of introducing pitch, rhythm, and music making together to primary education classes. Chamberlain Music mostly has 4-hole ocarinas available, often referred to as an ‘English pendant’ ocarina and use the English fingering system devised by John Taylor.We also supply plenty of additional ocarina teaching a playing books including the Ocarina from the beginning with CD - an invaluable step by step resource for teachers and students with or without previous musical knowledge to help teach and play the ocarina.Read less...