WORKSHOP: 2023/July/15+16 with Marco Trochelmann in Hann. Münden/Germany
Our 2nd workshop on Perseus "Aeterna" is going to start in mid-july.
Feel free to participate to learn new skills in playing, finding melodies and rhythm patterns.
Registration to this event is possible until end of June.
Digital Sampling library for Kontakt Player 6.7 (VST instrument)
A free simple sample library of Perseus "Asgard" is now available for Kontakt 6.7 (by NI).
2 microphone positions, 2 hit methods, 3 velocity intensities
Control the main parameters on a nice graphical interface.
Interaction: a collective compilation of Liquid Light Acoustics' Melodrum songs
There are already some beautiful community song recordings with Perseus instruments.
Why not collect more and compile them together as a music release?
You wish to participate? Make sure to have a clean recording surrounding and good microphones.
Benefits of your Perseus instrument:
Harmony: the beautiful simplicity of frequency ratios.
Long sustain and reduced metallic sound.
1000+ instruments since 2014. Handcrafted.
Approved technology, scales and sound system.
Long Life Stainless Steel
Maximum physical strength. Extreme corrosion protection.
Unseen stability in tuning. Joy for lifetime
Open and unbiased guidance to your instrument.
Fast help for accessories and complementary products.
(should work with Firefox and Chrome browsers)
A 3-dimensional digital creation of PERSEUS sound instrument,
use this button to view; note that surface impression and tongue-size may differ in reality;
Attention: 17 MB download plus high processor capture
The established Perseus tone sequences
Celtic Minor in B
B / F# A B C# D E F# A B C#
grounded and friendly
Ursa Minor in C
C / G Ab C D Eb F G Ab C D
deep and mystical
Integral in D
D / A Bb C D E F A Bb C D
light and shadow
Dorian in D
D / A C D E F G A B C D
root notes for compatibility
Moods: Major / Minor / Regional
Tuning: 440 or 432 Hz
Center tones: B2 - F3 (HY-NOX) / F#3 - B3 (Gravitalis)
(legacy audio records played by hands + mallets – simple mono channel recording)
Perseus "Polaris" was the most delivered sound model between 2014 and 2021 – about 400 pieces.
The Ursa Minor scale in C features a deeply personal and mystically questioning tone sequence.
Other widespread sound models are "Isca", Symmetria", "Doria"
or has been "Aeterna", "Nebula", "Tropical", "Tenjo", "Asgard", "Pegasus", "Beltane".
Perseus Gravitalis is a new heavy-weight variant: high notes on large tongues sizes:
incl. 19% VAT
July 2022 in Hann. Münden / Central Germany
6 delighted participants
in one of the most pleasant workshop sites in this area
workshop language: German
Request your participation for july 15+16 2023 workshop in Hann. Münden
Provided workshop instruments
for harmonic sound instrument interaction
Cozy workshop place
well defined lessions on 2 days
with fruits, chocolate, tea and coffee
Approaches and techniques
Learning new methods and creating ideas
for beginners and advanced players
Marco Trochelmann navigates through the lessons
with his unique way of generating progress
A beautiful building from the 16th century
for grounded atmosphere and well-being
Charming historic city
Hann. Münden in the heart of Germany
where the rivers Fulda and Werra unite
Steady improvement and development
2014 Material: Cr-Ni stainless steel
One of the first stainless Steel Tongue Drums.
2017 Material: Titanium
Probably world's first Titanium Tongue Drum.
2020 Material: HY-NOX
Extreme solidity, highly resistant against corrosion
2021 Material: Gravitalis
Heavy-weight material for high notes on large tongues
2014 Surface: Lacquered
Unique airbrush appearance - Xenium, Nexus, Perseus
2014 Surface: Spiral cut
Spiral on steel surface. Silky matt on HY-NOX since 2020
2017 Surface: Electrical polishing
Nearly mirroring with strong light reflection
2022 Surface: Ceramic coating
Thin layer of colorful durable vapor deposition
2017 Digital: Sampling Project
Studio-recorded samples of Perseus "Asgard"
2019 Overview: Scales and modes
Overview on Handpan- and Steel Tongue Drum scales
2020 Accessory: Perseus Distortion Layer
Textile distortion sound membrane for Perseus
2022 Technology: 3D Laser
Industry partner sets up precise 3D-laser-technology
2014 Tone exploration: Dampening
Simple but efficient dampening foil for steel bodies
2014 Tone exploration: Overtone tongue research
More than 15 tested tongue design concepts
2016 Tone exploration: Klanggeist
Tongue Pan division - full and direct sound
2021 Tone exploration: Wolkenspiel
Steel Tongue Disc division - compact sound bodies
Simple Legacy Steel Tongue Drums
Overtone Legacy Steel Tongue Drums
Various webshop ways to receive your stainless Steel Tongue Drum.
Or just use the form below.
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