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    Pangeia Instrumentos are acoustic musical instruments, sound devices and installations designed and built as a process of music writing and exper… Read More
    Pangeia Instrumentos are acoustic musical instruments, sound devices and installations designed and built as a process of music writing and experimentation with form, design, sound and music. Concerts, exhibitions and workshops of the project have been held in Portugal, Spain, Cuba, Colombia, UK, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Brazil, Mozambique, South Africa, Canada, USA and Angola. Read Less
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TOHA - a 42 string harp like instrument, better described as: half way between a concert harp and a Gu-Zheng, busy avoiding any similarities with a Kora.




STURN - turning the rings of Saturn into a musical instrument.
ACRUX - tempered steel disc lamelae with a chromatic scale covering three octaves, glass sound board.
TAHRA - shown at The Hub National Design and Craft Center, Lincolnshire, UK.



EPSILON LYRAE - a smaller harp like instrument, inspired on a double star system.




TARTUL - now resident at the National Museum of Scotland's Resounding World gallery.



TIPAW - one of the four musical instruments built for the National Scotland Museum.



TARTUL - at the Conservation storage of the National Museum of Scotland before being installed.


TONAL MATRIX - render
TONAL MATRIX - after completion in May 2009. This is one of the instruments taking part in a whole series of workshops for the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad UK project.
The GigantikArpz, installed in the Gulbenkian Foundation's gardens with strings stretching 75 meters across the lake. It was part of the Next Future Festival of contemporary art and culture in summer 2011.