handpan (Tuned metal ufo)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Invented initially as the Hang, it is made of two tuned metal convex pans glued together creating an UFO shape.

Relationships

invented by: Felix Rohner (inventor of the hang)
Sabina Schärer (inventor of the hang)
type of: struck idiophone
Wikidata: Q5647544 [info]
Q835877 [info]
information page: http://www.oddmusic.com/gallery/om16250.html [info]
https://didgeproject.com/handpan/what-is-a-handpan-and-why-its-not-called-a-hang-drum/ [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Panart-freies-integrales-hang.jpg [info]