Introductory intertitle reads: "This is a tale of bells - and the modern use of perforated paper rolls to call the tune."
Various shots of the mechanism which processes the perforated paper roll and transforms this into music played on bells. C/Us of the bells, the perforated paper, the mechanism...
Film of a well known glass making factory in London
Young people try out for the Junior Title of the Harmonica Championship.
Orchestra made up of Zither players perform.
Two men display and play some strange looking musical instruments at museum.
A small orchestra plays with glass instruments.
A man winding organ on the street.
Item showing brass band playing and some of their trophies.
Pupils learn to play various instrument in Hungarian Gypsy music school.