“Having the opportunity to work with such a team like Yishama is a true blessing in my life. I always dreamed of designing my own Pantams and pushing the boundaries of this art form.

All the instruments are so amazingly crafted with love and passion. You can feel an entire universe in every note. I’m proud to be part of this team and collaborate with one of the best makers in the word. “

Carlos Rodrigues, aka Kabeção, is a Portuguese multi-instrumentalist, composer, street busker and sound healer who creates his own unique approach to music and sound.

He has redefined the musical possibilities of the handpan with his unique, poetic and percussive style; by playing multiple instruments simultaneously, he creates beautiful, mesmerizing, and intense music. His warm hearted humility allows everyone to come home to a deep place of peace and well being.

Kabeção started at a very young age with percussion and rhythm instruments, and then added other types of instruments – from strings to woodwinds, and his focus comes from the simple exploration of sound.
He is self-taught and has combined influences from different parts of the world: Africa, India, Brazil, Turkey, Spain, France and Australia.

He shines forth with unique playing techniques on each of his instruments, including drums, darbuka, udu, tabla, djembe, frame drum, cajon, berimbau, bansuri, sansula, tibetan bowls, gongs, didgeridoo, guitar, Hang / Handpan.