Keyboard Glockenspiel

Keyboard Glockenspiel

(Key Glock, Keyboard Orchestra Bells, Lira de Teclado, Glockenspiel de Teclado, Glock de Teclado, Campanelli a Tastièra, Klavierglockenspiel, Klaviaturglockenspiel, Glockenspiel mit Tasten, Jeux de Timbres à Marteaux, Campanelli a Tastiera, Glockenspiel a Clavier, Jeu de Timbres a Clavier, Sticcato Pastorale, Tubalcain)

Mfg. by Yamaha

Related to celesta, but with a more pointed attack and drier sound. Has sustain and soft pedals.

Used in orchestral works such as La Mer, Mother Goose Suite, The Firebird, Daphnis et Chloe, The Magic Flute, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, and many more.

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This instrument is traditionally written for 2 octaves below where it actually sounds.

  • Magic Flute

    A well-known keyboard glockenspiel excerpt from The Magic Flute. Performed by Norm Krieger on LAPR’s Yamaha keyboard glockenspiel.

  • Sorcerer's Apprentice

    Excerpt from The Sorcerer’s Apprentice performed by Norm Kreiger on LAPR’s keyboard glockenspiel.