Davide Swarup – Pioneer Of Hang releases new video
Davide Swarup who has been one of the first few people in the world to give the instrument its recognition.
The name Davide Swarup is synonymous with the hang instrument.
With flawless improvisational music that he would describe more to do with the vibe and energy at the moment.
If you have ever heard a hang being played you know the soothing sounds it is capable of creating.
Recorded by Daniel Waples, who is also a hang player, promoting artists he meets along on his journeys.
The video was recorded in Arambol, Goa, India in March.
Exceptionally capturing the what most people call as the Goa vibe.
With the sun hanging in the backdrop, the sound of waves splashing ashore, and the relaxing sounds of the hang, together, creates for a visual and auditory treat for the viewer.
It really creates an environment of pure magic with his truly sensational sounds.
The piece is a complete improvisation, as always creating his own original compositions.
David adds, “the best feeling is when I play, creating music in the moment, being in the present moment at all times.”
The video has been shot on a simple handheld recorder adding to the charm, witnessing the true raw moments, and the inner childlike experimental &playful nature of the artist.
What you hear is the product of his thoughts & feelings which he synchronizes and expresses through his music.
Davide says it best:
The main joy for me is to listen and feel the music, being in the moment & something “new” is created.– Davide Swarup
The aim of his music being for the listener to be able to connect with him on a deeper level and feel what he is feeling in that moment
Watch the complete video above! Also, don’t forget to check other videos here.