After years of refinement and attention to the finest details, we are honored to offer one of the largest scale lists in the world for choosing a custom handpan. The following scales are designed around the many complexities inherent in these instruments in order to consistently achieve the highest professional quality possible. To learn more about how we have designed these handpan scales, please visit our Handpan Building Resources. We also offer the Saraz in 3 product lines including our classic Professional Series, our stainless steel Meditation Series, and our budget friendly Enthusiast Series. Five or less of the notes in parenthesis are available on the bottom shell of the instrument. The port on the bottom shell of each Saraz is tuned with three different tones that correspond to the scale. Shoulder tones are tuned into the border of all center notes on our Professional and Meditation Series Models. Learn about Our Suggestions on how to choose a scale that is right for you as well as what are the most popular musical keys and Handpan scales. We also offer more information to learn about Chromatic Sets of Saraz Handpans.
What is a scale and why does a Handpan have to be tuned in scales?
Three things to consider when choosing a Saraz Hand Pan
We recommend you to listen to different Handpan scales. Try to find out which scales fit your mood best. Scales can be cheerful, sad, melancholic, mystical, mysterious, etc. Try to find that particular scale that speaks to you, that you can connect with deep inside you. Should you need any help, we offer you guidance to find your perfect Handpan. Please get in touch to make an appointment to test different Handpan scales at Opsilon. We love to have visitors at our place so have no worries contacting us. We know that these will give you an easy introduction into the melodic world of handpans.
How to choose a Hand Pan Scale
Updated: Apr 8. This question is important and one without a black and white answer. Probably the biggest factor in deciding the scale of your second handpan is the scale of the handpans you already own. A handpan that compliments your current handpan is one that will play in harmony with it seamlessly, requiring almost no effort to blend the two scales.
My handpan buying guide is the most popular article on site. Did you read it yet for essential advice when looking to buy a new handpan? I know where you are in the process of choosing your handpan. Which scale should I choose for my handpan? The one that sounds best to your ear. The one that makes you feel good. No scale is better to have than another thanks to the way they are tuned.