Products recalled due to risk of lead exposure

The following products are being recalled because they may contain high levels of lead, which is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

Units: About 6,500

Importer/distributor: Antigua Winds Inc., of San Antonio, Texas

Description: The ridged, cylinder-shaped percussion instrument contains beads and is played by scraping a stick along the surface. One end of the instrument is painted red and the other end is blue. The center section and stick are natural wood.

Sold by: West Music retail stores in Iowa and Illinois, the West Music catalog, online at, and West Music booths at conventions and workshops nationwide, the Music Together Catalog and from November 2001 through March 2008 for $9 to $11.

Remedy: Contact West Music to receive a replacement instrument.

Contact: Call 800-397-9378 or e-mail