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HANDPAN SHOPS –  an insight into the offers of Handpan dealers…

HANDPAN SHOPS – an insight into the offers of Handpan dealers…

[EN]What was almost impossible just a few years ago, to get a good handpan quickly and easily, has become quite easy todayIn addition to some Handpan manufacturers who sell their instruments directly through their website and the very good virtual Market Place in Facebook (FB Group Name: “SWAP and SALE (only for 2nd hand Handpan)”), […]

This was GRIASEICH 2019 – Free Flow Handpan Gathering

This was GRIASEICH 2019 – Free Flow Handpan Gathering

GRIASEICH 2019 is History – and we want to say THANK YOU to all of you guys who was part of it. It was the first time we did this event as a FREE FLOW Event and it was AMAZING ! It was so beautiful to see, how “FREE FLOW” works on the highest level. […]

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

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

[pic by Star Handpan, China] 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

“Hang® Bal Spiel” – a new Sound Sculpture developed, made and now introduced by PANART

“Hang® Bal Spiel” – a new Sound Sculpture developed, made and now introduced by PANART

Yesterday (23.August 2016) PANArt® published 2 videos, intoducing the new PANArt® Sound Sculpture – the “Hang® Bal Spiel” …….   Its nice to see, that after HANG®, GUBAL®, HANG® GUDU & HANG® URGU (and Pang Sei und Pang Sui) there is the HANG® BAL showing up now. I really like the new idea of “moving/dancing while playing” very much. A new concept, a […]

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