Each of the 8 notes have a beautiful resonant sound with plenty of sustain due to the instruments larger diameter.
Playing the Handpan evokes a feeling of relaxation and tranquility, with its healing tones reverberating through the instrument and uplifting anyone who hears it. Not only will this instrument serve as an endless source of entertainment for you and your loved ones, it will become a lifelong musical companion. The handpan is ideal for enhancing meditation, yoga, tai chi, massage, bowen therapy, and energy healing such as reiki.
In comparison to the early handpans, which usually had a smaller diameter, this handpan is a bit bigger, with a diameter of 57cm. This means the notes are a little more spread out and because of this, the larger diameter creates deeper bass note sound with slightly more sustain.
This 8 note handpan is tuned in the F Minor Akebono scale. The Akebono scale is a musical scale commonly used in traditional Japanese music.
It is also possible to use the other surfaces of the instrument to make percussive harmonics, such as snares and hi-hat like sounds.
Scale: F Minor: (F3), A#3, C4, C4#, F4, F#4, A#4 & C5
Size: 24 x 57 cm (height x diameter)
Gu (hole underneath): Yes
The handpan comes with its own backpack style carry bag.
Unlike other Handpan suppliers who often use soft cardboard boxes, our instruments are carefully packed inside a custom made wooden box padded with styrofoam to ensure maximum protection. We also place a metal cover shell wrapped in bubble wrap to fully secure and protect the notes of the instrument during transport.
Fast & Free Delivery:
Delivery is free and we deliver worldwide. Due to Covid-19 the estimated delivery time is currently around 7 - 14 days.
We use either UPS, TNT/FedEx, or DHL depending on your location.
Money Back Guarantee:
Although we're extremely confident you'll be happy with your new instrument, we offer a 7 day window for you to return your handpan if defective and we'll give you a full refund. Please read our exchanges & returns policy here.