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Rhapsody® Grandioso® Chimes

Model #214442


Players can soar two full octaves across this extravagant instrument, striking rich tones in a major key. Fully wheelchair accessible, everyone can take part in experiencing the great musical quality. Multiple mallets accommodate both solo performances and playing compositions with friends, new and old. The Grandioso® Chimes is part of the Rhapsody® Outdoor Musical Instruments collection.



  • Excellent activity for all ages
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Perfect for musicians of all abilities
  • Great for playgrounds, community centers, schools, senior centers or other public spaces
  • Chimes made from anodized aluminum
  • Choose one ProShield® color for arches
  • Choose one Permalene® color for mallet holder and discs
  • Rubber mallets are optimized to provide the best sound for the range of notes
  • Coated steel cable securely attaches mallets to instrument
  • Safety surfacing is optional
  • Direct bury or surface mount
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,773,482

Developmental Benefits

  • Sensory
  • Auditory, Proprioception, Tactile, Visual
  • Motor Skills
  • Eye-Hand Coordination, Fine Motor, Motor Planning
  • Cognitive Skills
  • Problem Solving, Strategic Thinking
  • Social/Emotional Skills
  • Cooperation, Imaginative Play, Social Skill Development
  • Learn about Developmental Benefits

Component Details

  • Age Ranges

    • 2 to 5 Years
    • 5 to 12 years
    • 13+ Years
  • Product Categories

  • Shipping Weight

  • 424 lbs

Playground products shown in video may not be appropriate for every age group. Playsystems shown in video are for demonstration purposes only. Product configurations may vary.

Video features children playing on the Rhapsody Grandioso Playground Chimes.

[video: scene fades into a group of children playing at a rhapsody outdoor musical instrument play area. Children play the playground drums, xylophone type instruments, and chimes. Scene switches to a different playground where children play the Goblet and Kettle drums while a young girl plays an Animato Metallophone. Scene switches back to the first play area where the camera views the back of a woman and a boy. The boy stands by the Animato Metallophone while a young girl plays it. Scene switches to a view of a boys and girls back as the boy plays the Grandioso Chimes with a single mallet. Scene switches to a side view of a young boy while he plays the Grandioso Chimes. The camera focuses on the boy’s mallets as he plays the chimes. Scene switches to a side view of a boy and a man seating in a wheelchair as they play the Grandioso Chimes with the hand mallets. Drums play in the background. Scene switches to a top down view of a young boy as he hands on of the hand mallets to a girl at the Grandioso Chimes. They begin to play the chimes each with a mallet in hand. Camera switches to a front view of a young girl seating in a wheelchair. She is handed a mallet. Camera switches to a back view of the young girl in her wheelchair as she lightly plays the end chime tube. Scene switches to a side view as the camera pans up to a man and woman as they play the Grandioso chimes together. Scene switches to a top down view of two girls as they play the Grandioso Chimes. Camera angle switches to a side view of the girls as they play the chimes in slow motion. The scene fades to black.]

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