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Paiste Giant Beat Hi-Hats 15 in. - 10174 by Paiste

Item description: This Percussion Cymbals product is by Paiste - The Paiste Giant Beat Hi-Hats deliver a mellow, warm, yet brilliant sound with a hissing shimmer. They have a medium range and fairly clean mix. Other sound characteristics are light, woody, and open, paired with a well defined, soft chick-sound.<BR/><BR/><BR/><BR/>Re-Introduction: 2005<BR/><BR/>Original Introduction: 1967<BR/><BR/>Background: Paiste develops the Formula 602 in the late 1950's from the traditional 20% Bronze, a cymbal line rooted in Jazz and acoustic Rock 'n' roll that exhibits a cool, rich, sophisticated sound character and gains us the first wave of international notoriety - Yet the company does not rest, experiments with CuSn8 bronze alloy, and pioneers CuSn8 cymbals in 1963 - Around the same time, the world is experiencing the rapid expansion of Rock music, which emerges forcefully from the foundations of Blues, Folk, Country and Rock 'n' Roll as bands like the Rolling Stones, Yardbirds, Animals, Beatles, Kinks and the Who take the stage - The electrified sound they generate is groundbreaking - Popular music, simply stated, becomes loud and irreverent - The bronze alloy Paiste is already working which turns out to be perfect for the new soundscape with its amplified volume and frequencies - In 1967 Paiste launches Giant Beat cymbals, which are characterized by warmth, strength and brilliance such as drummers had not known before<BR/><BR/>Innovation: The Paiste Giant Beat is the first cymbal series to be manufactured from the coveted CuSn8 Bronze, 2002 Bronze<BR/><BR/>Alloy: CuSn8 Bronze, also known as 2002 Bronze<BR/><BR/>Quality: Professional<BR/><BR/>Cymbal Production: Manual Craftsmanship - Hand Hammering, Hand Lathing<BR/><BR/>Applications: Soft to loud settings - Live and Recording - Country, R&B, Rock, Jazz-Rock<BR/><BR/>Users: Working Musicians, Enthusiasts - Drummers eager to re-capture Paiste vintage cymbal sounds from the late 60's<BR/><BR/>Sound: Bright, warm, with a complex array of full and dark presence<BR/><BR/>Looks: Dark, ea<ul><li>Weight: medium thin top / medium heavy bottom</li><li>Volume: soft to medium loud</li><li>Stick Sound: defined</li><li>Intensity: medium lively</li><li>Sustain: medium</li><li>Chick Sound: soft, tight</li></ul>... Learn More

Manufacturer: Paiste

Keywords: Paiste, Hi-Hat Cymbals

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Category: Cymbals

$411.00

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