Search
Filters
Close
Set of two tradition bongo drums to add rhythm to your music sessions. One drum has a high tone and one has low. Drumming is proven to help people living with a dementia to engage 'late into the disease because these activities do not require congnitive functioning for feelings of achievement'(Alzheimer's Foundation of America).
SKU: BONGO
£44.99

Set of two traditional bongo drums to add rhythm to your music sessions. One drum has a high tone and one has low.

'A person’s ability to engage in music, such as drumming and singing, remains intact late into the disease process because these activities do not require cognitive functioning for feelings of achievement. “Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.” Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. Accessed March 31, 2015.'

Makes a great addtion to a music collection for any elderly care home or dementia ward in a hospital.

It can be fun to bang a drum in time with a popular music CD and helps people to participate if they are unable to sing due to speech issues or language barriers.

Drums are well made with tough, durable skins.

Size: Large (dia) 17.5cm. Small (dia) 15cm.

Customers who bought this item also bought

Decades Floor Mat© & Question Card Set

DQM1

Another fun quiz mat in the range - 150 cards with general and personal questions through the decades to prompt conversation covering the 1940s to 1980s. A great group activity for older people including those with a dementia.

£39.99

Wood Painted Maracas (set of 8) *OUT OF STOCK

PER4

Shake it all about with this fun set of tactile wooden maracas. Great for a group musical session in any care home or day centre. Why not use along with a singalong CD to shake along to the rhythm!

£24.99

Percussion Set (10 instruments)

PER1

10 musical items to shake, rattle and beat. Includes tambourine, jingle stick, pair of maracas, triangle and beater, rhythm clapper and more. Ideal to practise fine motor skills and individual expression.

£42.99

Sleigh Bell Stick

P3SB

Make a beautiful sound with our sleigh Bell stick, and not just at Christmas. 13 bells to shake and add a unique sound to any music sessions. Can be used for therapy sessions for older people with a dementia and enables people to add a simple rhythm to a favourite CD. Made from eco-friendly wood and metal.

£5.99