What does the X8 Drums Vintage F Low Pygmy Handpan sound like? Watch a video demonstration of this steel drum handpan. Performance by by Jim LoPresti.
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The New X8 Vintage Series Handpans features a two-tone finish (key dimples are gold, pan is silver), a double layer ding dome for longer-lasting tuning and a fastener on the "belt" with X8 logo.
The unique, ethereal and mysterious sound of the steel handpan captivates everyone. The soothing tones take the listener on a spiritual journey. We're seeing this instrument used in modern, EDM, sound therapy and as musical accompaniment for spiritual activities such as yoga or meditation.
X8 Pro Handpans are made by masters of the trade, crafting and tuning each drum by hand. Play it acoustically or add a pickup to amplify your sound.
This specific drum is tuned with a center note and eight additional notes, allowing artists to create rich, full songs either as a solo artist or as part of an ensemble.
This drum comes in the following configuration:
Material: Stainless Steel (Provides more resonance and natural sustain than Black Nitrite)
Finish: Brushed Steel with Gold Dimples
Tuning: F Low Pygmy
Center Note: F3
Tones: F3 / G3, Ab3, C4, Eb4, F4, G4, Ab4, C5
Handpan Belt Color: Black
Weight: 10 lb.
Diameter: 23 in.
Height: 10.5 in.
Includes Heavy Duty Padded Case Backpack Bag.
Remove the belt to increase resonance.