Famous handpan festivals around the world:
Since 2000 when the first hang drum was invented, many music festivals and gatherings started inviting players to join. Slowly but steady, Romanian musical festivals such as Waha and Dakini started inviting local handpan players to be part of the show.
By raising awareness, the players aim to create a new segment in the Romanian musical market. Maybe one day, its own festival. Until then, let us gaze upon the most popular handpan festivals around the world.
1. Portugal Handpan Festival
27 – 29 March
2. Super Bloom Women’s Gathering2 – 6 April California