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 […]

HANDPAN LESSONS? Big discount today on masterthehandpan!

HANDPAN LESSONS? Big discount today on masterthehandpan!

Hi everyone! As you may know my friend David Charrier has launched an online school to learn the handpan: MasterTheHandpan.com His method is known to be very fun and very effective. He has created a whole system of notation to help you learn faster. You can try below 2 of his beginner course exercises: Right […]

WIN ONE OF TWO YISHAMA HANDPANS !

WIN ONE OF TWO YISHAMA HANDPANS !

‘ANDALUK‘ – Yonatan Bar & Hillel Reiner’s new musical project, is combining the unique sound of Handpans and modern day music. The production is now in the need of a final push toward the release of the Debut album named “Forgena” As part of the crowdfunding project Yonatan is offering 2 special customized YISHAMA instruments […]

GRIASDI 2017 – The Video Collection

GRIASDI 2017 – The Video Collection

Sometimes shit happens in life, and so i have missed the GRIASDI 2017 personally. As far as i know, it was a great Gathering and Festival and i have to say THANK YOU to many many friends who made this event real. Thanks to all the artists, the volunteers & helpers & supporters. A giant […]

PANART´s HANG Gede – stepping back to basics

PANART´s HANG Gede – stepping back to basics

Since i have published some days ago the “rewritten article” about the history of PANTAM’s / HANDPAN’s and also the HANG, some people think, that i dont like the PANART instruments/soundsculptures. Dear good people from PANIVERSE, thats a misunderstanding! I really do love fe. my 1st Gen HANG and in my point of view, its […]

NEWS about the GRIASDI 2017 – most beautiful offers for you at the GRIASDI 2017 “Healing Area” & more…..

NEWS about the GRIASDI 2017 – most beautiful offers for you at the GRIASDI 2017 “Healing Area” & more…..

Dear good people from PANIVERSE ! This weekend we, who are bringing in offers for the GRIASDI 2017  HEALING AREA did gather, to spend time together, to connect on deeper levels personally and also to started to form all the offers we will are ready to bring into the this years gathering. And i can tell you […]