Sonic Couture Hang Drum review

  • £59
  • $99

Now here's a minority interest if ever there was one.

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Our Verdict

An esoteric package that will appeal to those hankering for something different.


  • Nice sounds.


  • Limited appeal.
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The hang is a relatively new tuned percussion instrument hand-made by two Swiss guys (see, which brings to mind the sound of Javanese gamelan musical ensembles.

The Hang Drum library consists of 12 Kontakt 2 format patches, covering two separate hang instruments, that fully utilise the software's scripting engine to create random sequences.

While Hang Drum isn't for everybody, those with a fondness for esoteric percussion will find it extremely interesting.

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Tech Specs

Country of OriginUK