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Instruments in Our Collection

 

Accordion

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the accordion.

Dimensions: approximately 31cm x 19cm

 

Banjo

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the banjo.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: length is approximately 97cm

 

Bass Guitar

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the bass guitar.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: length is approximately 127cm

Use of pickup requires a 9 volt battery; battery not included

 

Bell Set

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the instrument.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: length is approximately 72cm

 

Bongo

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the bongo.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: total width is approximately 47cm

 

Cajon

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the cajon.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: height is approximately 48cm

 

Digital Piano & Keyboard

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the keyboard or digital piano.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Keyboards generally have sound effects; digital pianos generally do not.

Keyboard specifications: width 94cm (37in), weight 8.3kg (18.2lbs); Digital Piano specifications: width 132cm (52in), weight 13.6kg (30lbs)

 

Djembe

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the djembe.

And learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: height is approximately 61cm and weight is 7.4kg

 

Doumbek

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the doumbek.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: height is approximately 43cm

 

Electric Guitar and Amplifer

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the electric guitar.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: length is approximately 101 cm, amplifier weighs approximately 4kg

 

Guitar

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the guitar.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: lengths range from 87-106cm

 

Mandolin

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the mandolin.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: length is approximately 69cm

 

Ukulele

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the ukulele.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: lengths range from 54-61cm

 

Violin

See our resource guide for beginners interested in learning to play the violin.

Learn how to care for it by watching this video.

Dimensions: lengths range from 48-59cm

 

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library at the A.C. Hunter Public Library also includes a variety of equipment such as tuners, amps and stands.

- - Photos courtesy of the Vancouver Public Library - -

 

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