Like the bright, pale-yellow star in the Constellation of Aquila , Altair possess a solar voice that is immediately bright and warm in quality. Its Hishasavita Major scale irradiates a merry, cheerful nature, well balanced by the deep sound of the Ding.
It was the heavenly Emperor Tentei who made love burst between the two divinities Orihime and Hikoboshi, personifications of the stars Vega and Altair. The soft and poignant C minor scale of Tentei produces a soft trail of tension that's just waiting to melt, like the passion of two lovers longing for the long-desired rendez-vous.
In the religious culture of the myth, Persephone divides herself between day and night, everchanging lady of the cycle of seasons. She is the one who inspires our first instrument with a true double identity: nine notes on the upper part, four on the lower back. A shadowy and melancholic scale that gives a round, poignant sound, as it happens when darkness surrenders to the light.