Scales

We offer a range of different scales for our handpans, from the basic 9 note models of some of the most common scales right through to full variations with additional notes. We also offer fully customised scales so if you don’t see the scale you want here, just ask and we can help you design it.

Standard Scales

Advanced Scales

All the scales can be subdivided into 3 main categories or genres;

GODDESS COMMON NAME/S ROOT MODE LAYOUT SIZES KEYS
Aphrodite
Low Pygmy
Minor/Aeolian
Pentatonic
50, 53
D3, Eb3, E3, F3, F#3, G3
Atargatis
La Sirena
Dorian
Hexatonic
50, 53
D3, Eb3, E3, F3, F#3, G3
Athena
Aegean
Lydian
Pentatonic
50, 53
Bb2, C3, C#3, D3, Eb3, F3, F#3, G3
Cerridwen
Celtic Minor / AmaRa
Minor/Aeolian
Hexatonic
50, 53
A2, B2, C#3, D3, Eb3, E3, F3, F#3, G3
Guanyin
SabyeD / Ashakiran
Major/Ionian
Diatonic
50, 53
C3, D3, Eb3, E3, F3, G3
Isis
Hijaz
Phrygian Dominant
Hexatonic
50, 53
G2, G#2, A2, B2, C#3, D3, Eb3, E3, F3
Parvati
Raga Desh / Sapphire
Mixolydian
Pentatonic
50, 53
Ab2, A2, B2, C#3, D3, Eb3, E3, F3, G3
Wala
Mystic
Minor/Aeolian
Hexatonic
50, 53
A2, B2, C#3, D3, Eb3, E3, F3, F#3, G3
Al'lat
Hijaz
Harmonic Minor
Diatonic
50, 53
C3, C#3, D3, E3, F3, F#3, G3
Manat
Hijaz
Phrygian Dominant
Diatonic
50, 53
G2, G#2, A2, B2, C#3, D3, E3, F3
Saraswati
Major/Ionian
Diatonic
50, 53
A2, C3, D3, Eb3, E3, F3, G3
Shahmaran
Kurd / AnnaZisak / Aeolian
Minor/Aeolian
Diatonic
50, 53
B2, C#3, D3, E3, F3, F#3, G3