Solist Xylophone


Quint or Octave Tuning?

Quint tuning has a fifth tuned in between the fundamental and double octave for the short, penetrating sound that cuts through the largest ensembles. Quint tuning was the used on the classic American Xylophones of the 20s and 30s. Octave tuning has the first overtone the two octaves above the fundamental for a clear and brilliant sound, and is mostly popular in Europe.

Available series

Solist Series Quint Tuned

Solist Series - Quint Tuned Models

Solist Series Quint Tuned

Solist Series Octave Tuned

Solist Series - Octave Tuned Models

Solist Series Octave Tuned