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Sam Maher's Masterclass

Bring your emotions to life

When I was first introduced to the handpan, I was immediately captured by its unique resonance and its ability to portray the emotions that I had inside. The handpan is an incredible tool of communication. Beyond its infinite percussive abilities, there's a real power of this instrument to communicate with people regardless of wether you speak their tongue or not.

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Raffle rules

How can I participate in the raffle? Do I have to purchase Malte's course?

Here is how you can take part in the raffle.

  • From now until February 23th 2023 at midnight CET: To enter the raffle, all you need to do is sign up. No purchase is required - it’s completely free!
  • From February 24th 2023 to February 26th 2023: Malte's Masterclass will be released during a Private Sale. To enter the raffle, you'll need to purchase Malte's masterclass.

It is possible to obtain several raffle tickets. By signing up for the raffle now and then purchasing a Malte's course during the Private Sale, you get two entries, so you double your chances of winning.

Can I enter the raffle multiple times using different email addresses to increase my chances of winning?

It is NOT permitted for the same person AND/OR members of the same household to enter more than once by using multiple email addresses. 

The use of several email addresses by one person AND/OR members of the same household will be considered as fraudulent by our verification system.

If our system detects a suspected case of fraud, all of the relevant email addresses are automatically blacklisted (blocked) and all entries in the prize draw are withdrawn.

When and how will the prize draw take place?

The prize draw will take place on February 28st 2023, live on our social media channels. (Details about the prize draw will be sent to participants by email.)

The number of entries you earned by signing up for the raffle in advance and/or purchasing the course determines how many times your name will appear on the list.

A number will be generated at random using random.org. If the number generated matches your ticket number (or one of your ticket numbers if you have several entries), then congratulations! You won!

If you've shared Malte's Masterclass, you will be part of the second prize draw to win a one of five of his course. A new number will be generated at random using random.org. If the number generated matches your ticket number, then congratulations! You won the second raffle!

It's not possible to win twice, which means if you win the handpan, your ticket will be automatically removed from the second raffle.

How will I know if I won a prize? 

We will announce the winners in three ways:

  • Live on our social media accounts on February 28st 2023.
  • By email. The winner will be announced to all of the participants.
  • The winner will receive a personal email in addition to the general announcement with details about how to receive the handpan.
Will I have to pay for shipping or any other fees?

Shipping costs are covered 100% by MasterTheHandpan, for shipping anywhere in the world. So you will have nothing to pay towards delivery.

However, depending on the destination of the winner, customs fees may apply. These must be paid by the recipient, that is, the winner. Customs fees differ from one country to another.

Note: Certain countries are currently subject to particular restrictions or are under embargo. We will do everything in our power to send you your instrument, no matter where you live, but if this is not possible, we will offer you access to several of our courses equal to the value of the instrument won.

Intermediate to advanced level

Beginner to intermediate level

Intended for players who want to explore advanced techniques.
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40 exclusive video lessons

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Introduction
Welcome to my masterclass (1:33)
How to have a soft touch (5:45)
Warm Up & Independence
Introduction (1:07)
The Rhythmic Alphabet (3:16)
Paradiddle (1:51)
Triplet Letters (3:52)
Building a Melody Part #1 (4:58)
Building a Melody Part #2 (3:29)
NYC Metro Song Break Down
Introduction (1:01)
NYC Arpeggio (4:58)
NYC Arpeggio + Downbeat (3:55)
NYC Arpeggio + Chords (3:32)
NYC Arpeggio + Motion (3:41)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody A (2:39)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody B (7:56)
NYC Groove #1 (3:55)
NYC Groove #1 + Opposite Hand Variations (4:59)
NYC Groove #1 + Walking the groove (7:33)
NYC Groove #1 + Ghost notes (9:22)
NYC Groove #2 (3:25)
NYC Groove #2 + Left hand variation (3:32)
NYC Groove #2 + Ghost notes (5:37)
NYC Groove #2 + Chords sequence (4:28)
NYC Groove #2 + Fills (4:34)
NYC Groove #3 (2:50)
NYC Metro Structure (1:10)
Grooves
Introduction (0:50)
3 Chords Groove (6:26)
3 Chords Groove + Percussive Elements (7:21)
Muted Groove (6:14)
Muted Groove + 3 variations (6:55)
Shuffle (7:53)
Shuffle + Variations (4:26)
Drum + Bass (5:28)
Tips & Tricks
Introduction (1:15)
24 notes fill (6:22)
Harmonic fill (7:18)
NYC fill (8:00)
Navigation exercice (2:58)
Coordination exercice (3:13)
BONUS : MasterTheHandpan resources
Here is where it's all happening : MasterTheHandpan Family (1:26)
MTH Blog : Find answers to your questions (2:45)
Check out where the other students are from and add yourself to the map (0:56)
Welcome to my masterclass (1:33)
Introduction
How to have a soft touch (5:45)
Introduction (1:07)
The Rhythmic Alphabet (3:16)
Warm Up & Independence
Paradiddle (1:51)
Triplet Letters (3:52)
Building a Melody Part #2 (3:29)
Building a Melody Part #1 (4:58)
NYC Metro Song Break Down
Introduction (1:01)
NYC Arpeggio (4:58)
NYC Arpeggio + Chords (3:32)
NYC Arpeggio + Downbeat (3:55)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody B (7:56)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody A (2:39)
NYC Arpeggio + Motion (3:41)
NYC Groove #1 + Walking the groove (7:33)
NYC Groove #1 + Opposite Hand Variations (4:59)
NYC Groove #1 (3:55)
NYC Groove #2 (3:25)
NYC Groove #1 + Ghost notes (9:22)
NYC Groove #2 + Left hand variation (3:32)
NYC Groove #2 + Ghost notes (5:37)
NYC Groove #2 + Fills (4:34)
NYC Groove #2 + Chords sequence (4:28)
NYC Groove #3 (2:50)
NYC Metro Structure (1:10)
Grooves
Introduction (0:50)
3 Chords Groove + Percussive Elements (7:21)
3 Chords Groove (6:26)
Muted Groove (6:14)
Muted Groove + 3 variations (6:55)
Shuffle + Variations (4:26)
Shuffle (7:53)
Introduction (1:15)
Drum + Bass (5:28)
Tips & Tricks
NYC fill (8:00)
24 notes fill (6:22)
Harmonic fill (7:18)
Navigation exercice (2:58)
Coordination exercice (3:13)
BONUS : MasterTheHandpan resources
MTH Blog : Find answers to your questions (2:45)
Here is where it's all happening : MasterTheHandpan Family (1:26)
Check out where the other students are from and add yourself to the map (0:56)
Introduction
Welcome to my masterclass (1:33)
How to have a soft touch (5:45)
Warm Up & Independence
Introduction (1:07)
The Rhythmic Alphabet (3:16)
Paradiddle (1:51)
Triplet Letters (3:52)
Building a Melody Part #1 (4:58)
Building a Melody Part #2 (3:29)
NYC Metro Song Break Down
Introduction (1:01)
NYC Arpeggio (4:58)
NYC Arpeggio + Downbeat (3:55)
NYC Arpeggio + Chords (3:32)
NYC Arpeggio + Motion (3:41)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody A (2:39)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody B (7:56)
NYC Groove #1 (3:55)
NYC Groove #1 + Opposite Hand Variations (4:59)
NYC Groove #1 + Walking the groove (7:33)
NYC Groove #1 + Ghost notes (9:22)
NYC Groove #2 (3:25)
NYC Groove #2 + Left hand variation (3:32)
NYC Groove #2 + Ghost notes (5:37)
NYC Groove #2 + Chords sequence (4:28)
NYC Groove #2 + Fills (4:34)
NYC Groove #3 (2:50)
NYC Metro Structure (1:10)
Grooves
Introduction (0:50)
3 Chords Groove (6:26)
3 Chords Groove + Percussive Elements (7:21)
Muted Groove (6:14)
Muted Groove + 3 variations (6:55)
Shuffle (7:53)
Shuffle + Variations (4:26)
Drum + Bass (5:28)
Tips & Tricks
Introduction (1:15)
24 notes fill (6:22)
Harmonic fill (7:18)
NYC fill (8:00)
Navigation exercice (2:58)
Coordination exercice (3:13)
BONUS : MasterTheHandpan resources
Here is where it's all happening : MasterTheHandpan Family (1:26)
MTH Blog : Find answers to your questions (2:45)
Check out where the other students are from and add yourself to the map (0:56)
Welcome to my masterclass (1:33)
Introduction
How to have a soft touch (5:45)
Introduction (1:07)
The Rhythmic Alphabet (3:16)
Warm Up & Independence
Paradiddle (1:51)
Triplet Letters (3:52)
Building a Melody Part #2 (3:29)
Building a Melody Part #1 (4:58)
NYC Metro Song Break Down
Introduction (1:01)
NYC Arpeggio (4:58)
NYC Arpeggio + Chords (3:32)
NYC Arpeggio + Downbeat (3:55)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody B (7:56)
NYC Arpeggio + Melody A (2:39)
NYC Arpeggio + Motion (3:41)
NYC Groove #1 + Walking the groove (7:33)
NYC Groove #1 + Opposite Hand Variations (4:59)
NYC Groove #1 (3:55)
NYC Groove #2 (3:25)
NYC Groove #1 + Ghost notes (9:22)
NYC Groove #2 + Left hand variation (3:32)
NYC Groove #2 + Ghost notes (5:37)
NYC Groove #2 + Fills (4:34)
NYC Groove #2 + Chords sequence (4:28)
NYC Groove #3 (2:50)
NYC Metro Structure (1:10)
Grooves
Introduction (0:50)
3 Chords Groove + Percussive Elements (7:21)
3 Chords Groove (6:26)
Muted Groove (6:14)
Muted Groove + 3 variations (6:55)
Shuffle + Variations (4:26)
Shuffle (7:53)
Introduction (1:15)
Drum + Bass (5:28)
Tips & Tricks
NYC fill (8:00)
24 notes fill (6:22)
Harmonic fill (7:18)
Navigation exercice (2:58)
Coordination exercice (3:13)
BONUS : MasterTheHandpan resources
MTH Blog : Find answers to your questions (2:45)
Here is where it's all happening : MasterTheHandpan Family (1:26)
Check out where the other students are from and add yourself to the map (0:56)
When I was first introduced to the handpan, I was immediately captured by its unique resonance and its ability to portray the emotions that I had inside. The handpan is an incredible tool of communication. Beyond its infinite percussive abilities, there's a real power of this instrument to communicate with people regardless of wether you speak their tongue or not.
My goal is to equip you with the tools and techniques I use to create motion and melody with the handpan.
My style was created on the streets of South America. I sat down for hours, every single day, until my hands were literally bleeding trying to grasp what works, when do people stop and listen... Through the years, I have found a unique way to transfer my emotions into my instrument. Whether you play the handpan for meditation, to stay happy or to bring some sort of pure idea to life, I want to equip you with the tools that I have to be able to make that a reality in your playing.
Sam Maher
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Frequently asked questions

FAQ

What type of loop station will Jeremy be demonstrating and performing with?

In this masterclass, Jeremy will exclusively be using BOSS loop stations, namely the RC-30, the RC-50 (now replaced by the RC-300) and the RC-505.

He considers these to be the most ergonomic plug’n’play units for percussionists.

For instance, they have a microphone input with phantom power, which is not the case for many loop stations. Also, Boss loop stations are used around the world, allowing people everywhere to share advice and experience.
FAQ

I don’t have the same loop station as Jeremy. Is this course still for me?

Though a few buttons and features may be different on your loop station, almost all loop stations have similar characteristics and workflow, and you should be able to follow the entire course.

As most of the operations demonstrated and described are the same on all loopers, Jeremy’s masterclass will give you a deeper understanding of how to refine your sound and build beautiful tracks.
FAQ

What gear is required to follow this masterclass?

To follow this course you will need the following equipment:

Essential:

  • A loop station with an XLR (microphone) input.
  • A decent quality microphone of any brand, with a stand.
  • An XLR (microphone) cable.
  • A pair of headphones or an amplifier to connect to your loop station’s output.

Recommended:

  • Because there is a section on sculpting your instruments with EQ (equalization), a mixer desk with EQs on each channel is desirable. 
  • Because there is a section about FX (effects), owning pedals (octaver, delay, reverb, etc.) is also desirable, especially if they are similar to Jeremy’s. (Note that you will receive a full list of Jeremy’s gear as part of the course.)

Optional:

  • Additional instruments other than your handpan (e.g. cajon, keyboard, jaw harp, or any other instrument).

Reading this article will help you choose equipment according to your budget.

FAQ

What if I’m missing some of the gear listed above?

Are you missing essential gear?

This course will inspire and guide you in the purchase of your first looping equipment.

  • Reading this article will help you choose equipment according to your budget.
  • When you enroll in the course, you will access the full list of equipment used in the masterclass. Why not treat yourself to some new gear in the near future and come back afterwards to enjoy the course in its fullest?

Are you missing recommended or optional gear?

  • Remember that this is a broad and insightful sound/effects/looping course with lots for any musician to take away, whether you have a basic or advanced setup. It was designed with the knowledge that many of the participants will not own the same equipment as Jeremy.
  • Because when you enroll in the course you get lifelong access to Jeremy’s Masterclass, you can start by learning from his experience and gaining inspiration. Later on, when you are able to purchase new gear, you will be able to come back to specific sections and put them into practice. To help you with this, you will receive a full list of Jeremy’s gear as part of the course.

This isn’t a stuffy course. Here's why.

Handpan tutorials are recorded from above

Videos that finally make sense.

All lessons are shot from above. No more complicated reverse thinking that melts your brain. Every pattern is shown slowly and progressively so you can study your teacher’s hands.
Track your progress

Progress at your own pace. On your terms.

Dip into each lesson whenever you want, finish whenever you want. Play each lesson as many times as necessary and keep track of your overall progress to stay motivated.

Join our community to keep learning.

MasterTheHandpan is more than an online course. All students can join a private Facebook group. It’s the perfect place to get to know other players, share your progress and keep learning.
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30-day money back guarantee.

We want you to be 100% satisfied, that's why we offer a 30-day money back guarantee. If you are not entirely satisfied, we’ll give you a full refund.
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100% compatible with your handpan

100% compatible with your instrument.

This course is designed to be fully compatible with all handpans and tongue drums, as long as you have a central note (ding). Watch the explanation.

Top 3 reasons why you'll love this masterclass:

Break down Sam’s infamous NYC subway composition into fundamental rhythms and techniques and learn creative ways to use them in your playing.
Discover some of Sam’s best grooves and gain insights into his songwriting process to help you develop your improvisational flow and create your own style.
Explore Sam’s tricks and techniques for crafting melodies, playing syncopated rhythms and improving your speed and coordination.

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Sam Maher's best secrets to extensively explore your handpan's melodic potential.

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