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Rhapsody® Kettle Drum

Model #214445


This classic drum provides booming sounds to keep the beat. Polycarbonate drum skins, which can be played with fingers or hands, stand up to extreme temperatures and rigorous play. Fully wheelchair accessible so anyone can keep the beat. The Kettle Drum 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
  • Drum skins made from polycarbonate
  • Choose one ProShield® color and one Permalene® color
  • Safety surfacing is optional
  • Direct bury or surface mount
  • U.S. Patent Nos. 9,734,808 and 9,818,384

Developmental Benefits

  • Sensory
  • Auditory, Proprioception, Tactile, Visual
  • Motor Skills
  • Eye-Hand Coordination, 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

  • 65 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 Kettle playground drum.

[video: scene fades into a back view of a young girl as she bangs her hands on the large playground Kettle Drum. Scene switches to a full view of the outdoor musical instrument play area as two girls play the Goblet, Kundu, and Kettle drum while other children play the Grandioso Chimes and Vivo Metallophone in the background. Scene switches to a side view of a boy and girl playing Goblet and Kundu drums while man plays a Kettle drum between them. Camera switches to a front view of the group as they continue to play the drums. Camera switches back to a side view of the group playing the drums. Camera switches to a close-up of the man’s ands as he plays the Kettle drum. The camera slowly zooms out form the man’s hands. Scene switches to a side view of the girl playing the Goblet drum while the man plays the Kettle drum in the background. Scene switches to a view of a boy as he plays a Kundu drum and the Kettle drum at the same time. Girl’s play on the Grandioso Chimes and the Vivo Metallophone in the background. Scene switches to three children as they play the three playground drums. One girl plays the Kundu and the Kettle drum at the same time. Scene switches to a ground view up to a group of children and a woman as they play all three playground drums. Scene switches to the camera panning across a group of girls playing on the Goblet, Kundu, and Kettle drums. Families play on the Vivo and Animato Metallophone in the background. The scene fades to black.]

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