The process of building a Pantam – #1

Tolls to build a Pantam

How it all begins? After many years of designing & building Yishama Pantams, we are happy to start this series of posts. In which, we will share the process with you. We hope that maybe one day you could build your own Pantam using the most basic tools. So let’s get a taste of the […]

The Handpan / Hang history

Yishama Pantam - C#\D\E Minor 12

Today we can find several names which define the same instrument – ‘Hang’, ‘Handpan’, ‘Pantam’, ‘Hang drum’ and many others. In this article we will take a look at the history of these names and the actual physical and sound differences between them. The ‘Hang’ – Switzerland, 1999 In 1999, the Swiss percussionist Reto Weber […]

Taking care of your pantam

Finishing to create an Yishama pantam

Taking care of your Pantam is very important, here are the guide lines for a proper care of your instrument.