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Oval Digital Handpan

Oval is a digital version of the popular Handpan (hang drum) acoustic instrument. The light, portable and durable instrument is designed to provide total freedom in music creation, with the ergonomics and playability of a hang drum, but with access to a world of almost limitless sonic possibilities. The beautiful electronic musical instrument  features a ring of multi-sensing pads that respond to velocity, pressure and X/Y location, and comes with a accompanying app that allows you to both change and create sounds. watch the video below



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