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Overseas Connection G-839 Firikyiwa

Brand: Overseas Connection


MSRP: $14.99

Item: #200264
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Hand-forged from iron, these African Castanets produce clear, cutting, high-pitched tones. The Firikyiwa is placed on the middle finger and struck with an iron ring worn around the thumb. Great fun to play, and is the perfect instrument for leading accurate rhythms in a large group!


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Gift for a first year teacher. Recommended by a veteran elementary music teacher.
Wendie W on Apr 4, 2013
Learned about the frikywa at a workshop as another tool to keep the beat and to get kids attention.
Julie Z on Jan 30, 2013
I have bought these myself, but it's nice to have several. Perfect for World Music Drumming "timeline!"
Account P on Mar 2, 2013
saves my fingers from splitting due to excessive snapping
Debbie M on Oct 11, 2012

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