The Virtual Museum of Music Inventions Presents:

Gallery 11

Holmes School

Oak Park, Illinois






The Tree of Rhythm

by Rachael D.

My instrument is called the "Tree of Rhythm". I made it from 3 pieces of wood, lots of rubber bands (8 to be exact) and 16 tacks to hold the rubber bands in place. When you pluck or strum the rubber band, it vibrates and that produces the sound of my instrument.

About the teacher, Mrs. Smalley