Singing Bowl Set #173b: Alexandre Tannous Method (10 pc.)
This is a mixed antique and contemporary, Legendary-quality® 10-piece Singing Bowl Set, custom matched on the fundamental tones as per the requirements and specifications of noted musicologist and sound researcher Alexandre Tannous.
The set includes one harmonically-balanced singing bowl each in 3rd octave fundamental tones, with an additional 4th octave tonic C and two 2nd octave fundamental Bass support singing bowls. Note that five of the bowls have Concert Pitch fundamentals and two others have fundamental tones within 2 Hz of Concert Pitch.
This set includes one each of the following Legendary-quality, hand-forged, bell-metal bronze singing bowls:
C2 65 Hz. (Concert Pitch) High-wall 15 3/4" diameter, contemporary (Bass 1)
F2 88 Hz. (Concert Pitch + 1 Hz) High-wall 11 1/2" diameter, contemporary (Bass 2)
C3 130 Hz. (Concert Pitch) High-wall 9 5/8" diameter, contemporary
D3 149 Hz. High-wall 9 1/2" diameter, contemporary
E3 164 Hz. (Concert Pitch) Thadobati 7 1/4" diameter, circa 19th Century
F3 176 Hz. (Concert Pitch +2 Hz) Thadobati 6 7/8" diameter, circa 18th Century
G3 195 Hz. (Concert Pitch) Thadobati 7 3/8" diameter, circa 17th Century
A3 220 Hz. (Concert Pitch) Thadobati 7" diameter, circa 17th Century
B3 242 Hz. Thadobati 6 3/4" diameter, circa 18th Century
C4 257 Hz. Thadobati 6 5/8" diameter, circa 17th Century
The rim tones of the Bass support singing bowls are: G3 197 (Concert Pitch) and C4 261 Hz (Concert Pitch). The rim tones of the other singing bowls are: F#4 379 Hz, G#5 849 Hz, A#4 466 Hz (Concert Pitch), B4 495 Hz (Concert Pitch +2 Hz), C#5 543 Hz, D#5 624 Hz (Concert Pitch +2 Hz), E5 681 Hz and F#5 722 Hz.
About the Sound Sample:
IMPORTANT-- Use your EARPHONES to enjoy & experience the true sound of this singing bowl set! (Especially with laptops, tablets, mobile and cellphones as their speakers cannot accurately reproduce the richness and wide dynamic range of a singing bowl's tones.)
First you'll hear each singing bowls' fundamental tone produced by striking on their upper outside edges with the included Professional gong mallet. Then you'll hear the rim tones produced by playing around their upper outside edges with the wood side of the included large Tibetan-wool mallet.
Package Also Includes:
- Certificate of Authenticity (Printed on parchment paper, hand-signed by Rain Gray-- musicologist and Indo-Tibetan art & antique expert).
- 4-piece Professional Mallet Set (Handmade of Himalayan hardwood and including 1 large Tibetan-wool padded mallet, 2 "Fat-boy" leather mallets and 1 Professional Gong mallet).
- Tips and Information Brochure (Historical information, general metallurgical analysis, how to hold the mallet, playing around the rim, and advanced playing techniques).
- Digital photo, Mp3 digital recording, and a Set Chart listing the tones and other information for each singing bowl (These will be emailed to you after your purchase).
- Fast & FREE USPS Priority Mail Shipping to any USA address (2 - 4 Day Delivery, insured and trackable via the internet).
Tibetan silk-brocade singing bowl cushions are optionally available at a nominal extra charge. Available in Tibetan red, Royal blue, and/or Plum. Please email us if you would like to purchase cushions in appropriate sizes for your set.
You will receive the EXACT Singing Bowl Set which you see and hear on this page.
These Legendary-quality Singing Bowls were personally hand-selected in the Himalayas by Tibetan musicologist Rain Gray. They are among the finest caliber of antique and contemporary singing bowls available in the world. They have passed stringent tests for authentic antiquity, harmonic balance, smoothness and ease of playing, sound volume and long sustain.
From over 50,000 singing bowls personally tested in the Himalayas each year, Rain only selects 1 out of 200 (equal to only one half a percent)!
This set has been personally matched by Rain, renowned for his fine ear and ability to match tuned sets for usage by healing professionals, musicians, composers, and meditators who demand the absolute finest quality available.
Terms and Conditions:
Please note that there is a 14 day Return Policy and a 10% restocking fee on this set if returned. By clicking on the "Confirm Your Order" button, you agree to the Term and Conditions of this sale.