Singing Bowl Set #88: Alexandre Tannous Method (10 pc.)
This is a 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 four of the bowls have Concert Pitch fundamentals and one other has a fundamental tone within 2 Hz of Concert Pitch.
This set includes one each of the following hand-forged bell-metal bronze singing bowls:
G2 98 Hz. (Concert Pitch) High-wall 10 1/2" diameter, contemporary (Bass 1)
B2 125 Hz. (Concert Pitch +2 Hz) High-wall 10 1/4" diameter, contemporary (Bass 2)
C3 130 Hz. (Concert Pitch) High-wall 10" diameter, contemporary
D3 143 Hz. High-wall 9 1/8" diameter, contemporary
E3 164 Hz. (Concert Pitch) High-wall 8 1/4" diameter, contemporary
F3 173 Hz. Thadobati 7 3/8" diameter, contemporary
G3 192 Hz. Thadobati 7 1/2" diameter, contemporary
A3 217 Hz. Thadobati 7 1/4" diameter, contemporary
B3 246 Hz. (Concert Pitch) Thadobati 6 5/8" diameter, contemporary
C4 266 Hz. Thadobati 6 3/8" diameter, contemporary
The rim tones of the Bass support singing bowls are: D4 298 Hz and F#4 378 Hz. The rim tones of the other singing bowls are: G4 382 Hz, G#4 422 Hz, A#4 479 Hz, B4 502, C#5 560 Hz, D#5 624 Hz, F5 708 Hz and F#5 758 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).
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 fine-quality contemporary Singing Bowls were personally hand-selected in the Himalayas by Tibetan musicologist Rain Gray. They are among the finest caliber of contemporary singing bowls available in the world. They have passed stringent tests for 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 Gray, 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 25% restocking fee on this set if returned. There is a 15% cancellation fee on set orders if cancelled before shipped. By clicking on the "Confirm Your Order" button, you agree to the Term and Conditions of this sale.