Basic Beat BBG14 14" Fish Shaped Guiro with Striker

Brand: Basic Beat

Item: #200901
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$12.00

MSRP: $19.99

Our Perspective

This 14” guiro is a good size for elementary and middle school students, especially grades 3 and up. It is easier than the 17” size for these students to hold.  A guiro is so handy for sound effects as well as a good percussion instrument for Latin American-style music.  -Kathy

Description

Bring a classic Latin sound to your classroom or home with a fish-shaped Guiro from Basic Beat. Its fish-shaped body is accented with a colorful finish and is crafted out of solid wood. Young musicians can create beautiful accompaniments to songs while learning about percussion at the same time. The guiro and wood scraper are handmade in Mexico. Therefore sizes will vary; on average, the guiro is 14”.

 

Specifications

  • Included: 1 Guiro & 1 Strikers
  • Material: Wood
  • Size: Approximately 14”


 

Basic Beat Guarantee: West Music is proud to back Basic Beat products with a 1-year satisfaction guarantee. If you are not fully satisfied with your Basic Beat purchase within the first year, we will be happy to exchange it for a replacement item or credit your account.

 

Please note: The musical instruments on our website and in our catalog are not toys. They are intended for use with adult supervision and are not for children under 3 years of age, unless otherwise indicated.

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Why did you choose this?
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fun unique instrument
Donna W on Jul 2, 2014
Chosen for my best friend's son and also my unborn daughter. Rhythm is key to being good at music and this is a fun way to help them get the beat. :)
Crystal B on Dec 12, 2012
fun unique instrument
Donna W on Jul 2, 2014
Students used this to accompany a Latin American song for an International Show.
Margaret K on Jun 4, 2014
Chosen for my best friend's son and also my unborn daughter. Rhythm is key to being good at music and this is a fun way to help them get the beat. :)
Crystal B on Dec 12, 2012
good size guiro for a good price
Lydia S on Sep 25, 2012
Was given a large fiberglass guiro - wanted a different sounding one to compliment it.
Dorothy C on Aug 27, 2012
large, fun guiro used for keeping the beat to short songs with young students
Erin V on Aug 27, 2012
This is my go-to "scraper" when we learn about percussion instruments. The kids love how it looks--never fails to spark interest!
Jenny K on May 9, 2012
for music therapy group
Kevin J on Feb 8, 2012
Granddaughter's request. Age 11
Caryle C on Dec 7, 2011
Students used this to accompany a Latin American song for an International Show.
Margaret K on Jun 4, 2014
good size guiro for a good price
Lydia S on Sep 25, 2012

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