Comparison of Ocarina Construction Materials

What is the ocarina be made out of? Ocarinas are made out of:

  • Clay
  • Wood
  • Plastic
  • Metal (and other specialty materials)

Ocarina Material Comparison

Ocarinas are made in various materials. Even vegetables like broccoli (see below). Here are some things to keep in mind when thinking about what you want your ocarina to be made out of.

For more details, see the pages on:

The Clay Ocarina. Why does it dominate the ocarina universe?

The Wood Ocarina. Instrument or piece of fine furniture?

The Plastic Ocarina. The most mis-understood ocarina.

The Metal Ocarina and other non-standard things that ocarinas are made out of.

Next: The Clay Ocarina.

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Here's a Broccoli Ocarina

Here's an Aluminum Ocarina

Here's a Plastic Ocarina

Ocarina Ocarina Links

Ocarina Quiz

Compare Ocarina

Basic Ocarina Styles

Ocarina Holes

Ocarina Materials

The Clay Ocarina

The Wood Ocarina

The Plastic Ocarina

The Metal Ocarina

Chromatic Ocarina

Ocarina Squeak

Expressive Ocarina

Ocarina Recommendations