Crafted from exotic rosewood, these claves are bright and high-pitched in tone. Their piercing attack provides plenty of cut for Latin and Jazz music!
We have found the Danmar Grenadilla Claves to be the most consistent clave on the market. It has high, defined pitch and articulate projection. The dense grenadilla holds up well to extended play and the polished wood has a nice feel to it. Your clave rhythm will be enhanced by a pair of these!!
With medium pitch and mellow attack, these Gon Bops Traditional White Wood Claves sound great in small ensembles, and are suitable for any style of music.
Pearl's synthetic Fiber Claves produce a cutting clave sound and, unlike traditional Rosewood designs, never shift in pitch and are virtually indestructible. These will cut through when you need the volume. If the band is at 10..these will be 11! Sold in pairs only.
Gon Bops African Claves feature one large scalloped Clave and a second striking Clave, these are the lowest-pitched Claves in the Gon Bops line.
Made from lightweight metal, Gon Bops Ultralight Claves produce bright, loud tone that is unmistakably Clave!