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Wooden Music / Low-tech Music Toy

Wooden Music
Wooden Music

Play is very important for early childhood development. Some poor families cannot afford expensive toys made in factories, and children cannot learn while playing. Wooden Music is a low-tech music education toy that uses the vibration of Popsicle sticks to make sound. Change the pitch by adjusting the length of the Popsicle sticks. Popsicle sticks are easy to get and cheap.


HuBei University of Technology

HuBei University of Technology
Wuhan, China

ChengWei Gu,
Hubei University of Technology

HaiYun Chen,
Hubei University of Technology

QingQuan Gan,
Hubei University of Technology

Wei Hu,
Hubei University of Technology