referred to as a "Pan" "Hang" or "Slap Drum" it's a neat instrument that looks like 2 Woks welded together... but it'snot
It's actually a precision instrument developed and manufacture(D) in Switzerland (past tense) because for WHATEVER Reason, the company stopped making them, therefore they're in such limited supply that they've become astronomically expensive since the typical initial reaction upon hearing that sound is "I WANT ONE!!!"
For the few that were lucky enough to scarf them up when they did, it's been a constant discovery of sounds that vary with different techniques, including stroking, tapping, and banging with everything from the fingertips, palms to elbows.
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