The discreet sound of the instrument is readily audible. By placing or gluing on a suitable surface, such as a table top or drum, the volume of the instrument can moreover be intensified distinctly. The mood of the Kalimba is identical with that of the Sansula. It is an A-minor sound with additional H and F.
Much as all thumb pianos, also this model can be played right away and easily. If you pluck the metal tines with both thumbs, you can easily create melodies and vary those as you like.
a´, c´´, c´, a´, a, f´, e´, e´´, h´