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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 […]

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 […]

KENEBONDA [Austria / Italy / Nigeria] – one more Live Act for the GRIASDI 2017 Stage – now AFRICA “the forgotten Continent” is on board as well

I am happy to announce, that finally AFRICA, the mostly forgotten Continent in the Handpan Scene is now on board at the GRIASDI 2017. For all, who was at the GRIASDI 2016: RELAX friends – this one more booking was already planned. GRIASDI 2017 will not be the 2nd “WOODSTOCK of HANDPAN” like the last […]

xxx(outdated) PANTAM History

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE PANTAM / HANDPAN / HANG it was not easy for me, to find out all real facts – since there is lots of rumor about PANART and the history of the HANG – i have tried my best to not feed any rumor. i really was looking for facts. If […]

Dancing while playing the PANTAM ? Why not :)

Dancing while playing the PANTAM ? Why not :)

If you would have asked me just some time ago about, what i think about Pantam stands, my answer would have been like that: < If you are not “physically connected” with the Pantam while playing, you will miss to feel most of the vibes, those instruments offer to you. Pantam stands ? No, i am […]

NEW HANDPAN ONLINE LESSONS With David Charrier – a interesting Interview with David

NEW HANDPAN ONLINE LESSONS With David Charrier – a interesting Interview with David

Some weeks ago, David Charrier published the “MASTER THE HANDPAN” online school. In my opinion a well thought out concept that will give useful help for Newbies, Beginners and advanced Pantam players as well ! PANIVERSE did a little interview with David, to get some more information about this online school. Here we go: Read the […]

Happy Birthday PANIVERSE – paniverse.org is now online since one year

Happy Birthday PANIVERSE – paniverse.org is now online since one year

Exactly one year ago, this website, the PANIVERSE.ORG went online. It just started as a collection of “Pantam links” and informations about Handpans and i am really happy about it’s development. I have checked the WebStats about the PANIVERSE Server and i am pleasantly surprised to see, how big the interest is about. Nearly 75.000 Visitors at […]

PANTAMS – is it (more) a “male thing” ?

PANTAMS – is it (more) a “male thing” ?

(feartured image/picture: Daniela Suko – www.danielasuko.com) When i did the artist booking for the GRIASDI 2016 Handpan Festival, i felt so happy when everything was fixed. I realized, that i have met all my personal ‘booking goals’ – like: booking of high quality musicians, playing different styles and music. booking musicians from all over the world (all […]

HANDPAN.AT – a new Handpan Website launched (german content)

HANDPAN.AT – a new Handpan Website launched (german content)

[en] HANDPAN.AT is a new Handpan related Website, launched in Austria by yourmedia. It is a beautiful project, that brings lots of services together. Right now the portal offers the services of 5 befriended Handpan Players in Austria, like “booking Handpan Music for events”, workshops, “Handpan discovery”,…. and even a “rent a Handpan service”. For the […]

Progress on LUMEN the Electro-Acoustic Handpan, Anoushka Shankar on Tour & New Handpans, new Shapes, new Concepts…..

Progress on LUMEN the Electro-Acoustic Handpan, Anoushka Shankar on Tour & New Handpans, new Shapes, new Concepts…..

Many many new things are going on in PANIVERSE and it’s time to cover some of them in a new posting. Here we go…….. Progress on LUMEN the Electro-Acoustic Handpan Its great to see, how Guy and his Team is making progress with the development of the LUMEN, the Electro-Acoustic Handpan they develope. What are the […]

PANIVERSE List & Map of 94 Handpan Makers around the World

PANIVERSE List & Map of 94 Handpan Makers around the World

[click on map to enlarge] Last week i have published a List and a Map i have called “Handpan Makers around the World” and there was big interest it seems (around 3.000 hits at the posting). Since there was also a discussion starting about accuracy, correctness and totallity,  i have made a “final map”, for now […]

Uplifting Documentaries – A beautiful Video/Interview with Kabeção at the GRIASDI 2016

Uplifting Documentaries – A beautiful Video/Interview with Kabeção at the GRIASDI 2016

A big THANK YOU to my friend Ludvig Valenta for making this beautiful video, showing and explaining so much in so very short time. I know, that Ludvig was doing much more filming at the GRIASDI 2016 event, and i also know, there will follow some more beautiful videos …. more Uplifting Documentaries ! With: Carlos […]

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