Not only a melody book but also a tutorial..
detailed descriptions for handling and practice, care and maintenance and also theory of music.
These frogs are carved out of hard wood and have a hollow body. By rubbing the wooden stick over the jagged ridge on the frog's back one can make the frog croak.
three sizes are available: ca. 5 cm, 10 cm and 15 cm
The Owls are made from the same wood as a pipe. Blowing in the top of the head makes a sound like an owl. different sizes make different sounds like small or large owls.
The most popular tuning for the hapi in the low register is pentatonic D minor, which builds up a calm, softly vibrating harmonic sound.
Very beautiful and somewhat more appealing is the tuning in D-Akebono, a Japanese pentatonic, which does not sound quite as calm as the conventional pentatonic, but builds up a little more tension.
d-minor pentatonic. D - F - G - A - C - D - F - G
D Akebono D - E - F - A - B - D - E - F
Evry Hapi comes with two mallets and a bag.