Introducing the Percussion Plus Honestly Made bird whistle ocarina
These ocarinas from Peru are made from fired clay and feature beautiful, hand-painted decorations. Supplied in a fun and colourful range of different designs, each ocarina has been crafted into the shape of a different bird with vibrant designs painted by hand.
Ocarinas are among the oldest instruments known to man and were thought to originally be played by the Aztecs and Mayans. Tuned diatonically, these ocarina are typically 4-hole instruments with a range of playing style options.
These fired clay ceramic bird whistle ocarinas from Peru are sourced using Fair trade principles. See below for more information about the Honestly Made range of musical instruments from Percussion Plus.
These items are musical instruments not toys and there may be small parts on or in some of them. Younger players should use them under supervision.
Natural fired clay
Sourced from Peru, each bird whistle ocarina is made by hand from clay which are the fired to set their shape. They are finished with highly detailed, hand-painted decorations so each ocarina is unique in shape and colour.
Percussion Plus Honestly Made products are manufactured in independent family workshops that are too small to join
Fair Trade groups or are located in countries that do not have such organisations. These suppliers and their subsidiaries
all follow Fair trade principles which include:
Agreeing a fair price Use of recycled materials
Paying significant amounts upfront
Being loyal and reasonable in all dealings
Prioritising smaller suppliers over large factories
Manufacturing methods that do not damage the environment