This Bali steel pan tuning is a bit similar to D minor. D is the main central note creating nice deep vibration.
Note row: A C D E F G A C. This is the lowest hand pan from the Bali steel pan family.
Listen original sound:
Listen sample of the sound:
Here, you can listen to the records of hand pan songs by a wonderful musician:
At our ETHNO-MAGIC online store you can find different hand pan drums for sale. This short home video can help you to decide whether you should buy a Bali steel pan or search for another handpan:
A handpan is made of hard steel and is covered by special anti-corruption layer based on car paints. The instrument is not nitrided.
We make the best packing as possible (cover, foam rubber, plywood box).
What are the features of this Bali steel pan?
The instrument’s advantages are:
– long middle bass note
– long singing sound of the lower notes
– strong bass note resonance
– high touch sensitivity.
Among the disadvantages of a steel instruments, we can notice:
– short sound of two upper notes
– weak resonance of two upper notes
– high sensitivity of the lacquer covering