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Here you can find the complete list of musical instruments and music players you can get in Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH), as well as how to use them all. Whether you want to play music or listen to K.K. Slider's sweet tunes, this is the guide for you!

List of Musical Instruments

DIY Musical Instruments

DIY Item Required Materials
Acoustic Guitar IconAcoustic Guitar
Softwood IconSoftwood (×8)
Iron Nugget IconIron Nugget (×3)
Bamboo Drum IconBamboo Drum
Softwood IconSoftwood (×2)
Bamboo Piece IconBamboo Piece (×3)
Music Stand IconMusic Stand
Hardwood IconHardwood (×8)
Recycled-Can Thumb Piano IconRecycled-Can Thumb Piano
Wood IconWood (×1)
Iron Nugget IconIron Nugget (×1)
Empty Can IconEmpty Can (×1)
Street Piano IconStreet Piano
Upright Piano Upright Piano (×1)
Painting Set Painting Set (×1)
Ukulele IconUkulele
Hardwood IconHardwood (×5)
Wooden Fish IconWooden Fish
Wood IconWood (×3)

DIY Equippable Musical Instruments

DIY Item Required Materials
Ocarina IconOcarina
Clay IconClay (×5)
Pan Flute IconPan Flute

Musical Instruments Available for Purchase

Alto Saxophone.png Alto Saxophone
3,400 Bells
Fancy Violin.pngFancy Violin
140,000 Bells
Rock Guitar.png Rock Guitar
3,100 Bells
Electric Bass.png Electric Bass
71,000 Bells
Drum Set.png Drum Set
5,600 Bells
Marimba.png Marimba
4,300 Bells
Upright Piano.png Upright Piano
53,000 Bells
Grand Piano.png Grand Piano
260,000 Bells
Synthesizer.png Synthesizer
66,000 Bells
Cello.png Cello
Street Organ.png Street Organ

Equippable Musical Instruments Available for Purchase

Item Name Price
Tambourine.pngTambourine 1,500 Bells
Buy at Nook's Cranny

Musical Instruments from Events

Item Name Price
Wedding Pipe Organ ImageWedding Pipe Organ Not for Sale
Trade for 40 Heart Crystals

The Wedding Pipe Organ is only available during Wedding Season.

How to Use Musical Instruments

Play Instruments by Pressing the A Button

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You can play an instrument by pressing the A button in front of it. Additionally, you can press and hold down A for a longer sound on some instruments such as guitars.

Some Instruments Can be Equipped

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Playing the ocarina

Some instruments are equipable like tools. To use them, hold the instrument in your hand like a tool, and press A to play it.

List of Music Players

DIY Music Players

DIY Item Required Materials
Bamboo Speaker IconBamboo Speaker
Iron Nugget IconIron Nugget (×1)
Bamboo Piece IconBamboo Piece (×3)
Cherry Speakers IconCherry Speakers
Iron Nugget IconIron Nugget (×2)
Cherry IconCherry (×10)
Lily Record Player IconLily Record Player
Wood IconWood (×3)
Iron Nugget IconIron Nugget (×3)
White Lily IconWhite Lily (×5)
Shell Speaker IconShell Speaker
Iron Nugget IconIron Nugget (×2)
Conch Conch (×3)
Wooden-Block Stereo IconWooden-Block Stereo
Softwood IconSoftwood (×5)
Iron Nugget IconIron Nugget (×2)

Music Players Available for Purchase

Pro Tape Recorder.png Pro Tape Recorder
5,400 Bells
DJDJ's Turntable
9,300 Bells
Cute Music Player.png Cute Music Player
2,600 Bells
Jukebox.png Jukebox
5,600 Bells
Cassette Player.png Cassette Player
2,000 Bells
Portable Record Player.png Portable Record Player
4,000 Bells
High-End Stereo.png High-End Stereo
10,000 Bells
Tape Deck.pngTape Deck
2,900 Bells
Retro Stereo.png Retro Stereo
6,000 Bells
Throwback Skull Radio.png Throwback Skull Radio
3,200 Bells
Phonograph.png Phonograph
53,000 Bells
Hi-Fi Stereo.png Hi-Fi Stereo
82,000 Bells

How to Use Music Players

Press A on the Music Player to Play or Add Songs

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You can press the A button on any music player furniture to open up your song catalog. You can select Register at the top left to add songs that you have in your pockets.

You can also select any song to have the player play it, and you can press the + and - buttons to control the volume.

List of All K.K. Slider Songs

List of Music Accessories

DIY Music Accessories

DIY Item Required Materials
Music Stand IconMusic Stand
Hardwood IconHardwood (×8)

Music Accessories Available for Purchase

Amp.png Amp
5,100 Bells
Currently UnavailableEffects Rack
6,800 Bells
Metronome.png Metronome
1,300 Bells
Silver Mic.png Silver Mic
1,800 Bells
Piano Bench.png Piano Bench
990 Bells
Velvet Stool.png Velvet Stool
1,000 Bells
Record Box.png Record Box
Mic Stand.png Mic Stand
1,000 Bells

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