Leberecht Fischer Percussion Instruments

January 2019 Price List


Small tunable bowl drums, 8" diameter hand-hammered copper bowls, with calfskin heads, twelve leather tuning thongs, and pair of wooden sticks included.

Instrument Features Price
pair of nakers with sticks 8", hammered copper 695.00
folding stand for pair of nakers black steel, three sections 241.00


Small double-headed drums, walnut frame; two rope-tensioned calfskin heads with sixteen leather tuning thongs, single adjustable gut snare, one wooden stick included. May be hung from the wrist and used with the smaller sizes of tabor pipes or independently.

Instrument Features Price
tabor with stick 12" x 4.5", two calfskin heads, single snare 495.00
tabor with stick 10" x 10", two calfskin heads, single snare NLA


Tambourines with walnut frames, 10" diameter, calfskin head secured with leather band and tacks, available in three models:

Instrument Features Price
timbrel, 10" 6 pairs of hand-hammered jingles NLA
4 pairs of flat jingles & pellet bells NLA
tambour de basque, 10" 9 pairs of hand-hammered jingles,
inlaid frame

Side Drums

Single-headed drums of equal diameter and length, with genuine walnut frames and head rims, one or two rope-tensioned calfskin heads, and sliding leather tuning thongs. These instruments produce a well-defined pitch and may also be used in sets of two or three as renaissance timpani. These single-headed drums stack inside one another for easy storage and transport.

Instrument Features Price
small medieval side drum 10" x 10", one head 782.00
small medieval side drum 12" x 12", one head 837.00
medium medieval side drum 14" x 14", one head 895.00
large medieval side drum 16" x 16", one head 1,006.00
small renaissance side drum 10" x 10", one head 835.00
small renaissance side drum 12" x 12", one head 916.00
medium renaissance side drum 14" x 14", one head 974.00
large renaissance side drum 16" x 16", one head 1,085.00


Early form of xylophone, with forty-two palisander tone bars in four rows over a wooden slat frame; fully chromatic range of over three octaves (f-c''''); one pair of spoon-shaped beaters included.

Instrument Features Price
strawfiedel with pair of beaters palisander bars, slat frame 3,201.00

Small Percussion Instruments

Instrument Features Price
pair of claves palisander rosewood, 8" NLA
pair of castanets mahogany 53.00
wooden ratchet maple, no metal parts NLA
pair of finger cymbals nickel silver NLA
pair of finger cymbals bronze NLA

Replacement Sticks and Beaters

Instrument Features Price
naker sticks 25 cm., pair 73.00
tabor stick 31 cm., each 27.00
strawfiedel sticks rosewood, pair 67.00
felt-head side drum sticks 36 cm., pair 83.00
wooden-head side drum sticks 33 cm., pair 78.00

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