Have you ever wondered what to do with large aluminum pans – like turkey roasters or cake pans – even used ones? You can create a Chinese-style gong.
All you need is a large pan or pie tin, a wooden stick or dowel, some yarn or pipecleaners and two chairs to serve as a make-shift stand.
Then add a pick of creativity. Paint or decorate your pan and make a beater. It’s great for starting or ending a class in school or calling people back home for dinner.
You can find a complete instructional pdf at the link below – or just get creative. Why put something back into the trash stream when it can become musical fun for all!