The creative drummer is always on the lookout for the perfect sound effect to embellish the music. Whether it’s a cowbell, woodblock, tambourine or something out of the ordinary, the choices are endless. Drumset add-ons are always effective when used tastefully.
In traditional Samba bands the Tamborim is normally hand held and pitched extremely high. The Pearl PBT60C Brazilian Tamborim is a great little hand drum with a plastic head. It comes with a Quick-Draw Mount for fast change over from stand mounting to hand grip. This affords the percussionist the optional luxury for drum set players and percussionists to be able to mount the instrument off of a rack or holder thereby giving more freedom to play other instruments. There
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When you need a strong, durable wood block the Pearl Clave Blocks come to the rescue. They come in three different pitches: Low (Orange), Medium (Yellow), and High (Green). Pearl's clave blocks are injection molded so they're virtually indestructible, and the the solid color will never chip, fade or peel. The exclusive CDV (Chamber Density Variation) Technology process allows all three clave blocks to be the same dimensions, but still differ in pitch. The blocks have a bracket installed for mounting.
The Pearl Ash Tone Blocks are staved wood and come with a swivel mounting bracket. They are extremely durable and great for high volume and have a bright, wood sound quality. These are excellent if you need an add-on for clave rhythm or sound effect. Available in 3 sizes and pitches: High, Medium, and Low.
Designed to replace the old style wood tambourine used on top of the hi-hat for effect, the Rhythm Tech Hat Trick has a strong Polymer frame that will hold up for heavy hits. The newest design of the Hat Trick is the G2 version which features a Quick Knob Release for easy on and off placement. There is a Double Hat Trick using two rows of jingles and the classic single row version. Nickel and Brass jingles are options on
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Rhythm Tech Tambourines have been popular for many years. The Mountable model is ideal for drum set playing or mounting on a holder. The plastic frame is durable and holds up to heavy playing. Often seen in Pop and Rock groups, the tambourine comes in two different jingle models. The Nickel jingles sound bright with good projection. The Brass model is darker and more controlled. Various colors are available with black and white most popular.
The Pearl PPS20 Foot Pedal Bracket features a Squared Dimple Post to insure there will be no slipping of any accessory item that you place on the rod. This is made for the drummer or percussionist adding a cowbell, wood block or other accessory to their set-up using a bass drum pedal. The foot pedal bracket is height adjustable and anchored by reversible tips --rubber and spike-- to insure no slipping on any type of floor surface. (The cowbell and
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The Pearl New Yorker Bells are designed after the original bells used in Salsa bands in New York. These bells have a unique sound that can crossover for all styles of music. They are one-piece construction for superior sound and durability. The Low Pitch Cha Cha Bell is 5.60 inches, more mellow sounding than the High Pitch. Recommended as an all around bell for various genres.
Horacio has redesigned 6 distinct cowbells for drum set and percussion players. Sold individually, these bells are made of carbon steel construction with an anodized copper finish and 2 playing surfaces, flat and rounded, to accommodate player position and preference. The HH4XH hand-held Campana bell (see photo below) features a Quick Release bracket that allows you to instantly go from a fixed position to hand-held. Each bell features a swiveling mount which allows the player to stack multiple bells on
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