10 Best Half Moon Tambourines
for December 2022

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Half moon tambourines, also known as dark-toned tambourines, are an ideal beginners instrument. Their small, compact size makes them easy to take with you, whether you're on the road or practicing at home. Half moon tambourines use the same basic mechanism as regular tambourines, with jingles and bells hanging from a tube or hoop. Some models have metal jingles, while others have plastic jingles.

Half moon tambourines can also be used to play other percussion instruments. The tube or hoop can be shaken or struck to muffle the sounds, or it can be used as a handle to strum the jingles. Half moon tambourines make great gifts for children or adults, and come in a variety of styles and sizes.

Our testing Lab has tested hundreds of musical instruments over the years, including half moon tambourines. For testing, we evaluate performance, including volume, tone, and pitch, as well as durability, ease of use, and price. Here are the best half moon tambourines you can buy in 2022.

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Facmogu 3 Pack Half Moon Handheld Tambourine, Double Row Tambourine Metal Jingles Hand Held Percussion Instrument - Black, Royal Blue, Magenta

Facmogu 3 Pack Half Moon Handheld Tambourine, Double Tambourine Row Metal Jingles Hand Held Percussion Instrument

by Mo-gu

Unique Design-- Easy grip handle with ergonomic grip, anti-slip edges let you get a solid grip when performing.

The Facmogu 3 Pack Half Moon Handheld Tambourines is a real drum toy that doubles as a musical instrument. The tambourines produce bright, crisp sound, which is perfect for playing live. The tambourines come packaged in 3 different colors, including black, royal blue, and magenta. The tambourines are made of plastic, but have a heavy, metal jingle attached to them. The tambourines are lightweight, which makes them easy to play for long periods of time. The tambourines can produce a sharp, bright sound, which is great for making for energetic performances. The tambourines have a 3/4 inch diameter, which makes them great for playing live. The tambourines come in 3 different colors, including black, royal blue, and magenta. The tambourines are light, which makes them easy to play for long periods of time. The tambourines also have a 3/4 inch diameter, which makes them great for playing live. The tambourines come with a 30-day warranty, and come with a 30-day warranty.

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FengWu 4 Pack 9

FengWu 4 Pack 9" Half Moon Tambourine Handheld Metal Jingles Tambourines for adults

by FengWu

Comfortable GripExtra-thick and anti-skid plastic grip handle ensures comfortable in the hand of use. Half moon handheld tambourine are easy to play, and also convenient carry, you can take it along anywhere.

The FengWu 4 Pack 9" Half Moon Handheld Tambourine Metal Jingles Tambourines for adults is a great value. It produces lots of melodic, percussive sounds. The 4 pack gives you a choice of 4 different vibrant colors, so you can choose the color you want. The strings on the 4 pack are of different lengths, so you can adjust the length of the strings to your preference. The strings have a slight give to them, so they're comfortable to hold. The 4 pack is well made. The plastic is sturdy, and the jingles are of good quality. The tambourines are lightweight and durable. The tambourines are a good value.

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7 Pieces Double Row Tambourine Half Moon Musical Tambourine Plastic Tambourines Musical Instrument Handheld Tambourine Percussion Metal Jingles Hand Held Percussion Drum for Party Performance Concert

Yeshone 7 Pieces Double Row Tambourine Half Moon Musical Tambourine Plastic Tambourines Musical Handheld Instrument Tambourine Percussion Metal Jingles Hand Held Percussion Drum for Party Performance Concert

by Yeshone

Proper size: the hand held percussion instrument measures about 23 cm/ 9.06 in width, 20 cm/ 7.87 inches in height, and the black handle is about 9 cm/ 3.54 inches in length, the appropriate size ensures comfort in the hand of use; It is also lightweight and portable, so you can easily carry it around and play it anywhere you like

The half moon tambourine is a great beginner's tambourine, and it can produce very musical sounds, which is enough to attract people's attention. It's easy to use and carry, and the double row of jingles can produce bright and lively tone. The double row of jingles, which are made of metal, are sturdy and can sustain in texture, not easy to rust, corrode or break, and the smooth surfaces and gentle curved edges won't cause scratches to your hands or skin. The texture is pleasant and soft, and the half moon tambourine is lightweight, so it's easy to carry and you won't feel fatigued while playing. The half moon tambourine is made of plastic, so it's light, and it won't rust, corrode or break, and it's very easy to clean. The half moon tambourine comes in 7 different colors, including blue, black, red, yellow, green, pink and white, so you can choose the color you want. The sufficient quantity and various colors can efficiently satisfy your needs for daily usage and replacement.

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YMC Half Moon EZ Grip Tambourine 20 Jingles - Red

YMC Half Moon EZ Tambourine Grip 20 Jingles

Features 20 Jingles. YMC new half moon tambourine: Jingles hand held percussion

The YMC Half Moon EZ Grip Tambourine is a sturdy, high-quality instrument. The double row of jingles produces rich, full tones, and the instrument is loud enough to be heard across a crowded room. The double cutaway design allows for easy playability, and the instrument is comfortable to hold. The YMC Half Moon EZ Grip Tambourine is small enough to fit in a pocket, so it is a great choice for musicians on the go. The instrument's sound quality is hampered by the included jingles, which are weak and tinny, so you'll want to buy a set of heavy-duty jingles separately. The YMC Half Moon EZ Grip Tambourine is also too big and heavy for beginners, so we recommend the Yamaha JR50 for younger players.

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JETTINGBUY 8 Pieces Plastic Percussion Tambourines Half Moon Tambourine Star Shape Handheld Tambourine with Jingle Bells Musical Hand Tambourine Music Instrument for Kids Adults (4 Colors)

JETTINGBUY 8 Pieces Plastic Percussion Tambourines Half Moon Tambourine Star Shape Handheld Tambourine Jingle with Bells Musical Hand Tambourine Music Instrument for Kids Adults (4 Colors)

by SG-0014

[COMFORTABLE GRIP]---Each tambourine is about 13 cm /5 inches, the proper size is easy to hold in hand especially for children. The curved handle and concave-convex handle design make it comfortable to use.

The JETTINGBUY 8 Pieces Plastic Percussion Tambourines Half Moon Tambourine Star Shape Handheld Tambourine with Jingle Bells Musical Hand Tambourine Music Instrument for Kids Adults (4 Colors) are inexpensive, durable, and fun to play. The half-moon and star shapes are easy to use, and the jingle bells produce a bright, crisp, and tight jingle sound. The JETTINGBUY 8 Pieces Plastic Percussion Tambourines Half Moon Tambourine Star Shape Handheld Tambourine with Jingle Bells Musical Hand Tambourine Music Instrument for Kids Adults (4 Colors) are well made, and the jingle bells aren't too loud. The JETTINGBUY 8 Pieces Plastic Percussion Tambourines Half Moon Tambourine Star Shape Handheld Tambourine with Jingle Bells Musical Hand Tambourine Music Instrument for Kids Adults (4 Colors) also come in bright colors, so they're suitable for playing outdoors. These tambourines produce plenty of volume and are loud enough to play in a group. However, the JETTINGBUY 8 Pieces Plastic Percussion Tambourines Half Moon Tambourine Star Shape Handheld Tambourine with Jingle Bells Musical Hand Tambourine Music Instrument for Kids Adults (4 Colors) are made of plastic, so they're not the best for outdoor use, and the jingle bells aren't as durable as metal bells.

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Flexzion Half Moon Musical Tambourine (2 Pack, Blue) Double Row Metal Jingles Hand Held Percussion Drum with Ergonomic Handle Grip

Flexzion Half Moon Tambourine Musical (2 Pack

by Flexzion

Hard and durable plastic body with Ergonomic grip

The Flexzion Half Moon Musical Tambourine (2 Pack, Blue) is an inexpensive and convenient way to add electronic percussion to your band. The jingles have a bright, crisp sound, and the buttons are clearly labeled. They're also easy to play, and the controls are simple and straightforward. Each set comes with 40 jingles, and 10 sets are included. Percussionists of all levels will find the Half Moon Tambourine (2 Pack, Blue) easy to use. Beginners will enjoy the included instructions, while more advanced players will appreciate the simple layout and quality construction. The Half Moon Tambourine (2 Pack, Blue) is sturdy and well-made. The jingles are of good quality, and the buttons are sturdy and easy to operate. The included music stand is sturdy, and could be easily replaced with another stand. The included music stand offers limited stability, and the instrument could be prone to toppling over. The Half Moon Tambourine (2 Pack, Blue) is an affordable percussion instrument that offers a wide variety of sounds. The variety of jingles included allows players to create many different sounds, while the included music stand offers limited stability. The Half Moon Tambourine (2 Pack, Blue) is an excellent choice for small bands, ensembles, or individual percussionists.

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Risbay 4 Pcs Plastic Half-Moon Tambourine Percussion Jingle Belt Red, Yellow, Blue and Green Each One, for Music Rhythm Instruments, Family and School Parties KTV Party

Risbay 4 Pcs Plastic Half-Moon Percussion Tambourine Jingle Belt Red

by Risbay

The extra-thick non-slip plastic grip makes it feel comfortable. Half-moon tambourine is very convenient to play.

A well-made tambourine with a pleasant jingle sound, the Risbay 4 Pcs Plastic Half-Moon Tambourine Percussion Jingle Belt Red, Yellow, Blue and Green Each One, for Music Rhythm Instruments, Family and School Parties KTV Party is well-made, and has a good jingle sound. The plastic jingles are a little loud, but most tambourines have that problem. The Risbay tambourine is durable and has a nice, attractive design. The jingles are a little too loud, and the plastic pieces might break over time, but the Risbay tambourine is well-made, and has good jingle sound.

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Foraineam 2 Pieces 9 Inch Half Moon Handheld Tambourine - Double Row 20 Pairs Jingles Musical Percussion - Black

Foraineam 2 Pieces 9 Half Inch Moon Handheld Tambourine

by Foraineam

Consisted of good sound metal bells with non-toxic and heavy duty plastic, highly durable and easily portable

Foraineam 9 Inch Half Moon Hand Percussion is a percussion instrument that is suitable for beginners and intermediate players. It is an instrument that can bring joy to anyone's life. By just tapping your finger on the tambourine, you can play a variety of music, such as folk, reggae, blues, Latin, Celtic, jazz, African, pop, etc. The tambourine comes with 20 pairs of jingles, so you will have a bright and crisp sound. The handle is ergonomically designed, so you can easily hold the instrument. The instrument is made of durable plastic, so you can use it for a long time.

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Pro Half Moon Tambourine - Double Row Cutaway 16 Sets of Jingles - Red

D&D Pro Half Moon Tambourine

by Dealgrinder Co.

Color: Red

The Pro Half Moon Tambourine is a good quality tambourine that is perfect for beginners, and it's particularly well-suited for children because it is lightweight, durable, and easy to clean. The tambourine features 16 sets of jingles, and it's made of a heavy duty plastic that gives it a pleasing, assured sound. The tambourine also has a comfortable grip, and it's weighted so it's easy to carry. The Pro Half Moon Tambourine is quiet, and it stays in tune well. We liked that it's double row, so it's less likely to break while playing. The sound quality is good, but it's a little on the tinny side, and we wish it were a bit louder. If you have a child who loves music, this is a good quality tambourine that will make them happy.

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KOHAND 6 Packs Half Moon Tambourine, Double Row Tambourine, Handheld Tambourine with Ergonomic Handle, Plastic Musical Percussion Tambourines, Black, Blue, Magenta

KOHAND 6 Packs Half Moon Tambourine

by KOHAND

EASY TO USE - No installation and usage instructions are required. The double row tambourine is suitable for all ages. It can produce a bright, lively, and crisp sound by gently shaking. Equipped with non-slip handle for a comfortable grip.

The Kohand half moon tambourine has a solid construction and a glass snap-on jingle that sound great. The jingles are metal, but they're not sharp, so they're less likely to damage or irritate your fingernails. The handle is angled slightly toward you, so it's easy to hold. The tambourine has a comfortable, rounded shape, so it doesn't pack down as easily when you're not using it as some of our previous picks. The tambourine's weight is perfect for holding without tiring out your arm or wrist. The package contains six tambourines, including two in black, two in blue, and two in magenta. The three colors all look bright and colorful, and the different tones add a new dimension to your musical accompaniments. The tambourine is lightweight, so it's easy to take along with you when you're traveling.

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