Adams Concert Xylophones offer the ultimate in both sound and quality. Its carefully selected Honduras Rosewood bars are manufactured slightly wider than standard. The 4 octave C-C range of the Concert Series Xylophone allows the performer to explore a wider range of repertoire than a 3.5 octave instrument. Concert Series instruments are designed to move effortlessly around the concert hall, and are also designed to be easy to pack into the optional soft bag set. Cases are also available for protection during transport.
- Alpha Tuning method
- Graduated Honduras Rosewood bars
- Available in Quint and Octave Tuning
- Octave range: 4.0 (C4-C8)
- Voyager frame system
- Includes drop cover and 1 pair of XB6 mallets
Octave tuning has the first overtone the two octaves above the fundamental for a clear and brilliant sound, and is mostly popular in Europe.
Adams Concert Series Xylophones are only available with Honduras Rosewood Bars. This is the best wood available for xylophones in general.
The Adams patented Voyager Frame System offers great durability and effortless adjustability to a wide range of playing heights. This feature is perfect for educational situations requiring use by many different size players. This same ultra smooth height adjustment system can also be found on the Endurance Field Frame.
XC2HV40 Xylophone specification
- Range: 4.0 oct. C4-C8
- Bars: Honduras Rosewood 48-40 mm
- Pitch A: 442 Hz.
- Frame: Voyager
- Length: 165 cm
- Low end: 68 cm
- High end: 52 cm
- Height adjustment: 82-102 cm
- Octave Tuning