Sonor Orff Composition Contest

The SONOR Orff Composition Contest is designed to challenge you and take you out of the everyday teaching routine and refuel your passion for the classroom.

This contest features two categories to enter: Original Composition & Arrangement of a Traditional Folk Song. One Grand Prize winner in each of the categories will win an all expense paid trip to Germany for SONOR’s 150th Anniversary Celebration in Spring 2025 and one runner up in each category will receive a Limited-Edition Custom Xylophone!

Where Creativity Meets Craftsmanship

About SONOR Orff

For over 65 years, SONOR Orff has blended the highest level of hand craftsmanship and technological advances with a unique tone quality to produce superior-sounding instruments that stand up to the daily demands of teachers. The SMART Series is the next step in our evolution in sound and design. SONOR elevates every musician’s play and brings out their unique personality. Thousands of educators throughout the world experience the SONOR difference. We focus on the details to ensure quality and durability so you can focus on what is most important — teaching and transforming the lives of children.

SMART Series

Make the SMART Decision


Meisterklasse Steel Bar Glockenspiel

Add Everlasting Sparkle To Your Ensemble

The new premium SONOR Meisterklasse Glockenspiel produces a pure bell-like tone that generates optimum resonance in Orff classrooms and ensembles. These new models expand the sound of premium glockenspiels with a unique element – pure Stainless Steel tone bars – a perfect complement to the Meisterklasse glockenspiels which feature aluminum bars.

USA Orff Instrument Limited Warranty

All SONOR Orff Instruments sold in the United States, through an authorized dealer, are guaranteed free of defects in materials and workmanship for a period of 2 years from the original date of purchase.

SMART Series Brochure

Meisterklasse Steel Bar Glockenspiel Brochure

Cleaning Guidelines

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