Element Ocarina: Shadow in C Major (Bass)

Element Ocarina: Shadow in C Major (Bass)
Element Ocarina: Shadow in C Major (Bass)
Element Ocarina: Shadow in C Major (Bass)
Element Ocarina: Shadow in C Major (Bass)

Hello darkness, my old friend

  • 12-hole bass C Major ocarina
  • Inspired by the inky darkness of space
  • Encompassing black like void absorbing all light
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$199.00
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  • “I thought the most beautiful thing in the world must be a shadow.” Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

    The Shadow; that which is subtle, almost ethereal, which shyly suggests the substantive nature of the elements, or provides an intermediary between the here and now and the world of dreams. The Shadow Ocarina, meticulously handcrafted as part of a set, allows you to explore this bridge between worlds through self- expression. It invites you to tap into the dream world through the intermediary of music producing deep, resonant notes. It allows you to lose yourself in a dimension of creativity and self-expression while living in the moment.

    The Shadow ocarina has been accurately tuned in the key of Bass C Major with a pitch range from A3 to F5. From its ethereal, evocative design to its impressive range and sound, this ocarina is true joy to play. An online instructional booklet is included with all of our ocarinas.

    Features:

    --- Part of an exquisite series of ocarinas inspired by the Elements
    --- Designed to capture the evocative spirit of shadow
    --- 12-hole bass ocarina
    --- Accurately tuned to C Major
    --- Pitch range from A3 to F5
    --- Measures 8.5 inches
    --- Handcrafted from high-grade ceramic
    --- Online instructional booklet included
  • Customer Reviews

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    Exceptional Quality Sound

    I've had my eyes on this ocarina for a long time now, and now that I have taken the plunge, I have to say, this beautiful ocarina more than surpassed my expectations. I was blown away in a couple of ways when I first played it.

    First off, since I am more used to the "singing" sound of alto c ocarinas, the deep, hollow, vibrating bass sounds of this ocarina caught me off guard, and i love it! In order to get those nice sounds though, you really need to put your lungs into it! Again, a lot of it is due to being used to the lower breath requirements of smaller ocarinas, and it just takes some practice, but the high notes especially really require you to play with confidence. The only other thing i should mention, is that the left sub hole is a little tricky to cover without uncovering the previous hole, but practice makes perfect!

    Overall,I am extremely happy with this wonderful instrument. The sound, size, and awesome design are everything i was looking for in an ocarina. If you want an instrument with a unique and deep sound, I highly recommend the Shadow!

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    Great ocarina

    This is my first ocarina and within 4 hours having never played another instrument i feel i'm grasping the basics quickly enough to play simple songs and I'm finding moderate success with more challenging pieces..

    This ocarina in particular has a deep resonating sound of a quality greatly surpassing that of a plastic ocarina though i would recommend mid to large hands to play it. It has the approximate weight of a Wii U game pad which gives it a good sturdy feel without a lot of bulk.

    The Shadow is capable of hitting the higher notes as well, though it can be difficult to pull off at times and requires a lot (but not an uncomfortable) amount of air pressure.

    Overall i highly recommend it if you enjoy more deep mellow music and want an Ocarina with some weight behind it's smooth notes the Shadow is for you.

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    Just Amazing

    This would be my third Ocarina from STL and this instrument is flawless. The sound is amazing and the holes are perfectly placed. Very easy to play even if this is your first time playing an Ocarina. It is tuned just right and the sound is exactly what I was looking for. If anyone is considering purchasing the Shadow Ocarina my only advice is do not hesitate. You will be very satisfied and will not be able to put it down once you start playing. A masterpiece of an Ocarina. Thanks again STL

  • Return Policy:

    If you wish to return an item, you must contact us within 10 days of receiving the item at service@stlocarina.com. Original shipping and handling fees are nonrefundable. Customers are responsible for shipping items back to us. We reserve the right to issue a refund if we deem the returned items to be damaged or in unsatisfactory condition, and there is a 35% restocking fee for each item. Please include order number and reason for return. Address all returns to:

    STL Ocarina

    PO Box 28384

    St. Louis MO 63146

    USA

     

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    We will ship your order within 2 business days unless we inform you otherwise, and we do not ship over weekends or major holidays.

    If you wish to cancel an order, you must do before it is shipped. Once a package is shipped, we cannot cancel or refund the order.

    If the package and/or contents are damaged during shipping, you must provide a digital photo and order number within 24 hours of receiving the package in order for your claim to be processed.

     

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    -DHL Domestic: limited tracking, ETA 5-7 business days, $10 for orders $79.99 and under, free for orders $80 and over.

    -USPS Priority: tracking, ETA 3-5 business days, $12 for orders $79.99 and under, $10 for orders $80 and over.

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    International Shipping Rates:

    -DHL International Standard: limited tracking, can take up to 8 weeks, $40 for orders $98.99 and under, free orders $99 and over.

    -USPS International Priority: tracking, ETA 7-14 business days, $60 for orders under $80, $58 for orders $80 and over.

    -USPS International Express: tracking, ETA 3-5 business days, $82 for orders under $80, $80 for orders $80 and over.

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