MISC

Chris Banta Legacy Instruments by TYPE | YEAR | CLIENT

Chromatic (12-Tone Equal)  

Model: C213C Bass Marimba

Chromatic | 13 Notes | 1 Octave | C2 to C3

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Model: G125C Extended Bass Marimba

Chromatic | 25 Notes | 2 Octave | G1 to G3

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Model: E126C Semi-Contra Bass Marimba

Chromatic | 26 Notes | 2+ Octave | E1 to F3

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Model: C113C Contra-Bass Marimba

Chromatic | 13 Notes | 1 Octave | C1 to C2

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Model: F120C Bass Flapamba

Chromatic | 20 Notes | 1-1/2 Octave | F1 to C3

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Model: C237 Bass Marimba

Chromatic | 37 Notes | 3 Octave | C2 to C5

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Model: C525C Xylophone

Chromatic | 25 Notes | 2 Octave | C5 to C7

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C-Major Diatonic                      

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Model-C315D-TenorMarimba-ColumnResoantor
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Model-F213D-Marimba[2016].jpg
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Model: C28D Bass Marimba [Original]

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave | C2 to C3
 

 

Model: C38D Childrens Tenor Marimba [1st Build] 

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave |C3 to C4

 

 

Model: C38D Childrens Tenor Marimba [2nd Build] 

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave |C3 to C4

Model: C38D Childrens Tenor Marimba [3rd Build] 

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave |C3 to C4

Model: C38D Childrens Tenor Marimba [4th Build] 

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave |C3 to C4

Model: C38D Childrens Tenor Marimba [5th Build] 

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave |C3 to C4

Model: C315D Tenor Marimba (Column Resonators)

Diatonic | 15 Notes | 2 Octave | C3 to C5)

Model: C315D Tenor Marimba

Diatonic | 15 Notes | 2 Octave | C3 to C5)

Model: F213D Marimba

Diatonic | 15 Notes | 2 Octave | C3 to C5)

Model: C28D Childrens Bass Marimba 

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave | C2 to C3

 

 

Model: C28D Childrens Bass Marimba 

Diatonic | 8 Notes | 1 Octave | C2 to C3

 


 

Model: C115D Children's Contra-Bass Slapamba

Diatonic | 15 Notes | 2 Octave | C1 to C3)

Orff Set (C-Major Diatonic Scale)

-Bass: 8 notes | 1 Octave | C2 to C3

-Tenor: 15 notes | 2 Octave | C3 to C5

-Alto: 15 notes | 2 Octave | C4 to C6 

-Soprano: 15 notes | 2 Octave | C5 to C7

Pentatonic (5-tone) Scale (using notes from 12-tone equal)

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D116P-D-Minor-Semi-ContraBass-Marimba[20
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Model-D26P-D-Major-ChildrensBassMarimba[
Model-D211P-D-Major-ChildrensBassMarimba
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Model: D113P Contra-Bass Marimba

D-Minor Pentatonic [D-F-G-A-C]|13 Notes |2-1/3 Octave | D1 to G3

 


Model: D116P Contra-Bass Marimba

D-Minor Pentatonic [D-F-G-A-C]|16 Notes |3 Octave | D1 to D4

 

 

Model: G111P Bass Marimba

D-Minor Pentatonic [D-F-G-A-C]|11 Notes | 2 Octave | G1 to G3

 

Model: D216P Marimba

D-Minor Pentatonic [D-F-G-A-C]|11 Notes | 2 Octave | D2 to D4

 

 

Model: D116P Contra-Bass Practice Marimba

D-Minor Pentatonic [D-F-G-A-C]|16 Notes |3 Octave | D1 to D4

Model: D45P Mini Marimba
D-Minor Pentatonic [D-F-G-A-C] | 6 Notes | 1 Octave | D4 to D5

Model: D36P Children's Tenor Marimba

D-Major Pentatonic [D-E-G-A-C] | 6 Notes | 1 Octave | D3 to D3

 

Model: D26P Children's Bass Marimba

D-Major Pentatonic [D-E-G-A-C] | 6 Notes | 1 Octave | D2 to D3

Model: D211P Children's Bass Marimba

D-Major Pentatonic [D-E-G-A-C] | 11 Notes | 2 Octave | D2 to D4

Model: A217P Tenor Marimba

A-Minor Pentatonic [A-C-D-E-G] | 17 Notes | 3-1/5 Octave | A2 to C6

Model: E218P Semi-Bass Balaphone Marimba

A-Minor Pentatonic [A-C-D-E-G] | 18 Notes | 3-3/5 Octave | E2 to C6

Non 12-Tone Equal Tempered (Based on a mathematical factor)

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Model-C315-7ET-TenorMarimba[2016].jpg
Model-C317-8ET-TenorMarimba[2018].jpg
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Model: C311-5ET 5-Tone Marimba

 


Model: C315-7ET 7-Tone Marimba

 

Model: C317-8ET 8-Tone Marimba

Model: C315-9ET 9-Tone Marimba


 

Model: "Boo" 43-Tone

Single Note Systems

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Bass Tone Bars (Set No. 1)

 

 


Bass Tone Bars (Set No. 2A)

Bass Tone Bars (Set No. 2B)

 

 


Bass Tone Bars (Set No. 3)

 

 


Marimba Eroica

Experimental

Contra-Bass Marimba (1974)

Overtone Scale (Based on Pitch of C2)

 

 

Two-Tongue Log Drums

 

 


Single Tongue Log Drum

 

 

 


2 x 4 Marimba

 

 

 


Novelty Marimba

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