Frankfurt Handpan Day
26. Januar @ 9:30 - 20:30
Welcome to the Handpan Day in Frankfurt! Here you’ll be able to learn how to play the handpan or improve your playing style, try several kind of instruments (some of them ready to purchase) and attend a handpan show. Here’s the schedule of the day.
Each Part ( Workshop, Show, Get-Together ) will be booked on our Event-Page.If you only interested in the *Get-Together* please register yourself. This will help us a lot in Capacity.
Doors Open: 09:30 – 20:30
Workshop – Beginner: 10:00 – 12:00 (40€)
- This workshop is an introduction to the world of handpans, and is addressed to beginners and people who are interested in handpans and would like to try them for the first time.
Edoardo will teach the basic theory of the handpans but most relevance will be given to practicing, with simple exercises aimed at learning the basics.
Workshop – Intermediate: 14:00 – 16:00 (40€)
- This workshops is adressed to people that already know how to play the handpan and want to improve their level.
Edoardo will teach you a few patterns and grooves as long as basic exercises that will enrich your playing style and tecnique.
Show – Music from the Stars: 17:30 – 19:30 (10€)
- Music from the Stars is a performance of music and astrophysics.
The suggestive handpan music will merge with the amazing images from the universe in a show that is between concert, entertainment and science communication.
Edoardo merges his two passions, handpans and stars, in an emotional experience that provides feelings of wonder and connection.
About the artist
- Edoardo begun playing percussions in 2010 and handpans in 2012.
He teaches Handpan in Torino and Milano ( Italy ) and creates online video tutorial for Handans and RAV Vast. He played in several Handpan Festvals in Italy and the Griasdi Handpan Festival 2018 in Austria.
He worked in the field of high energy astrophysicist and is author and Co-Author of more than 50 scientific publications. In 2012 he was awarded with the Bruno Rossi prize from the American Astronomical Society.
WEB https://www.edoardostriani.com (in Italian)
Softdrinks, Coffee and Tea as well as little Snacks – Soup, Cake, Sandwiches can be purchased at the location.
The Workshops ( and Show ) will be held by Edoardo in English.
Patterns and exercises can be recorded with your Smartphone.
During the event you will have the chance to test different instruments (different types, makers and scales ) that can be directly purchased.
- RAV Vast and Handpans – Felix ( Mainz )
- Taopan – Jan ( Cologne )
- Leaf Sound Sculptures – Zachary ( Eichzell )