Rumors, Facts and Thoughts about new trends in the HANDPAN Universe….

Rumors, Facts and Thoughts about new trends in the HANDPAN Universe….

Especially in the last few weeks and months many developments, news, new trends and also rumors have become visible in the “Pantam world”. On the one hand thats something very good (beside the rumors) because it shows, that the ‘Paniverse’ is alive – and like everything that is alive changes happen frequently. On the other […]

The 2019 Season of Handpan Festivals & Gathering starts now…

The 2019 Season of Handpan Festivals & Gathering starts now…

Dear PanHeads 🙂 Now, with this weekend the new season for Handpan Festivals and Gatherings starts (Portugal and Pantasia). There will be big events like the French Handpan Festival and also smaller events. Since the Handpan Community is growing, also the Festivals and Gatherings are getting more and more… (this year for example there will […]

GRIASEICH – Free Flow Handpan & Music Gathering

GRIASEICH – Free Flow Handpan & Music Gathering

[EN] Dear GRIASDI Family and HANDPAN Community ! As you already know, there will be no GRIASDI in 2019. At least not in this form. But, and hopefully that will make you happy, there will be the GRIASEICH 2019 – Free Flow Handpan & Music Gathering This will take place at the already proven location […]

! GRIASDI 2019 Information !

! GRIASDI 2019 Information !

Dear ‘GRIASDI Family’, dear community ! The GRIASDI Organisation Team has decided to have a creative break in 2019. Sorry guys, but there will be no GRIASDI 2019. We wish you a beautiful year 2019. Maybe you will enjoy other beautiful upcomming Handpan festivals and gatherings. We are looking forward to see you hopefully at […]

R.I.P Elliot „Ellie“ Mannette (1926-2018)

R.I.P Elliot „Ellie“ Mannette (1926-2018)

R.I.P Elliot „Ellie“ Mannette (1926-2018) By sharing your love for Steelpans and your knowledge about singing steel and tuning, you have bestowed us with a priceless gift. Without you, there wouldn’t be any Pantams / Handpans / Hang – and without sharing your knowledge about tuning steel, these wouldn’t sound like they do! Mannette, a […]

GRIASDI 2018 – an organizers review & the request for your input

GRIASDI 2018 – an organizers review & the request for your input

The GRIASDI 2018 is history and has left many beautiful tracks. We have been told about many beautiful, funny, crazy and moving “GRIASDI stories” and are glad that this Gathering & Festival evolves to what was the goal from the beginning. Namely to create a space in which cordial encounters can take place at eye […]

New publications by PANART about the rights and the philosophy of PANArt

New publications by PANART about the rights and the philosophy of PANArt

I know, it’s a hot and controversial topic that keeps bringing emotions to life, especially in the “Handpan Community”, when it comes to PANart , their philosophy and their patents and rights. Whenever I get involved in the “PANart theme”, I realize that personally, I can understand both sides – PANart on the one side, the Handpan […]

GRIASDI 2018 – Handpan Gathering & World Music Festival

GRIASDI 2018 – Handpan Gathering & World Music Festival

The “GRIASDI – Handpan Gathering & World Music Festival” welcomes people from all over the planet for this GATHERING & FESTIVAL in Austria !   The “GRIASDI 2018” will take place from Wednesday 25th July 2018 – Saturday 28. July 2018 – at the same location as 2017 (Böllerbauer, Haag, AUSTRIA). Stay tuned folks ! More Informations about will […]

HANDPAN CHARITY LOTTERY NOW LIVE – 3 PANTAM IN LOTTERY

HANDPAN CHARITY LOTTERY NOW LIVE – 3 PANTAM IN LOTTERY

From 25th November to 20th December 2017, you have the chance to win one of 3 beautiful handpans by a lottery, published by The Dragonfly NGO ! “Using a lottery to finance our projects allows us to offer to people who coudn’t afford to buy a handpan, a chance to win one of these instruments. […]

New Handpan Music – New CD’s

New Handpan Music – New CD’s

There are some newly released great Handpan CD’s you should not miss. I would like to recommend three of these and briefly introduce to you:   Kabeção – “Touching Souls” Kabeção is a magican in rhythm and handpan music, and like the title of this CD promises, he really can touch souls with his outstanding […]