Flavio Salvaje musician from Switzerland

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By: Azad Karimi
 
Its inspired from the steeldrums from trinidad. But its such a different instrument. So in 2000 Felix Rohner created the very first handpan in Bern city.
 

 

Interview with Flavio Salvaje musician from Switzerland

By Azad Karimi

 

About Handpan

 

I had a short conversation with Flavio Salvaje from Switzerland. It was wonderful. I have got some information about this instrumental and want to show you our dialogue.

 

Azad: Flavio! Can I ask you about your instruments?
Flavio: Hey! Yeah sure! I’m totally into that topic!

Azad: What is its name?
Flavio: Handpan.

Azad: Originally is from where?
Flavio: Switzerland.

Azad: Amazing!
Flavio: Its inspired from the steeldrums from trinidad. But its such a different instrument. So in 2000 Felix Rohner created the very first handpan in Bern city.

Azad: Oh Yes! So wonderful!
Flavio: His company is called Panart and for few years they were the only ones building it worldwide. So nowadays there are a lot of makers.

Azad: Fantastic!
Flavio: And some are much much better then panart.

Azad: Panart? Can you say how I can listen the sound of Handpan? Have you a clip from yourself?
Flavio: Well ,on my page!
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXfVsDQpvoVuRRQWJb7Hqpg

Azad: Thank you !
Flavio: Or type handpan in youtube you will find so many.
Azad: I prefer to listen your performance.
Flavi: You will also find longer recordings on *SoundCloud*

Azad: Of yourself?
Flavio: Yea!

Azad: Thank you so much, you’re amazing!
Flavio: Thank you!

Azad: Can I write down about that and share on my fb wall? Such as a mini article?
Flavio: Sure!

Azad: Now, The Handpan is Switzerland tradition instrumental?
Flavio: No! Not at all...It was invented here but its a very niche instrument. It is very popular in spiritual community and yoga. And people who line to feel tend to appreciate the sound of the Handpan a lot. Who like*.Like to feel feelings.

Azad: Can I ask you where and when you learned that? If you don’t want,say anything.
Flavio: Here in Switzerland and by msyelf.

Azad: Congratulations! You’re Amazing,creative, and independent look like a Phoenix!
Flavio: Ha nice! I have certainly raised from the ashes 100 times!

 Azad: Good! It is a rare and special feature of yours.
Flavio: Well I would say its getting popular as we are burning down everything... Not a lot to choose but raising from the ashes.

Azad: You’re creative and independent person. It is your point. Positive point.
Flavio: I'm invest energys in this direction.

Azad: Flavio! I collect your explanations and I write a introduction
and share on my fb wall tomorrow...
Flavio: Sure man thanks!

https://soundcloud.com/flavio_salvaje?fbclid=IwAR2h_HGHEUpR1kWSoH_rVCgUGHcXiNaUBExaI2VEcDI8EeCyQYKCWNsjxiQ

Azad: I wish you success and happiness... Thank you gave me your time!


- Same to you man!