Crafted for Carl Orff

“My father used the motor of Grandma’s washing machine in order to shape the first instruments.”

Crafted for Acoustic Excellence

“Each single bar will be tuned in STUDIO 49 by hand.”

Crafted for a Lifetime of Relevance

“Nobody in 1949 seriously expected this growth in the Orff Schulwerk.”

Special thanks to the Studio 49 factory team, and to music educator David Osborne, who wrote and performed the music in these three videos.