Top 10 Strangest Musical Instruments
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You’ve probably never heard of these instruments, but wait until you hear the incredible sounds they can create! Welcome to and today we’ll be taking a look at our picks for the top 10 Strangest Musical instruments. From the Earth Harp, to the Octobass, Marble Machine, Hurdy Gurdy and Sharpischord to the Pikasso Guitar, Theremin, Hydralophone and the Great Stalacpipe organ, they’re all here! Did your favorite strange instrument make it onto the list? Let us know in the comments below!


#10: Hurdy-Gurdy
#9: Octobass
#8: Marble Machine
#7: Sharpsichord
#6: Pikasso Guitar
#5: Earth Harp
#4: Glass Harmonica
#3, #2 & #1: ?

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  1. They have tesla coils at the Museum of Science in Boston. They play them during presentations on electricity in the Electricity Room. They’re really fantastic to watch.

  2. you forgot to mention one of the reasons the glass harmonica was left in the past, it was often made with leaded glass.

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