The Frank Epstein Castanets have been the industry standard for many years. Made of Black Grenadillo, these imported castanets speak in a rich, cutting tone. They are hand picked for sound and clarity and are extremely consistent. They are the choice of major orchestras world-wide. The handles are designed by Frank and are permanetly mounted for maximum control, tone, and rhythmic articulation. Frank's many years of experience as percussionist with the Boston Symphony and as an educator has enabled him to share his More Info »
ProMark Hickory SD5 Light Multi Percussion Sticks are a 5A diameter stick with a 1" hard felt ball on the butt end. Perfect for situations where a quick "sound change" is needed. The SD5 Light Multi Percussion Sticks are made of Hickory and feature an oval wood tip which provides a dark, warm tone suited for multiple applications. The felt tip on the butt end provides soft articulation. All ProMark drumsticks, including the ProMark SD5 Light Multi Percussion Sticks, are More Info »
Ron Vaughn Woodblocks are acknowledged as the leading manufacturer of woodblocks in the industry. Drummers World is proud to be a seller of these instruments since 1979. Ron's motto is "always getting better." He is constantly tweaking, updating and developing new ideas and his products prove it. As a percussionist, Ron knows how the instrument should sound and the blocks are made with the pro in mind. They are a solid body woodblock using selective woods for various models. They are More Info »
Grover Pro Bronze Series Triangles were developed to fill a need for lighter sounding triangles that retain a predominance of overtone resonance. Manufactured using a special cymbal alloy, these “golden” bronze triangles are unique in appearance and are very resonant. Perfect for lighter applications and small ensembles. Available sizes are 4-inch piccolo, 5-inch concert, 6-inch concert, 7-inch symphonic, 8-inch symphonic and 9-inch symphonic. Don't forget your Grover Pro Triangle Beaters or your Grover Pro Triangle Clips!
Have you been frustrated by having to choose between castanets that sound good-but have no adjustment, and others which have adjustable tension-but lack clarity and richness of sound? If the answer is YES then Grover Pro Concert Castanets are for you! Discover the only internal-tension castanets designed for professional percussionists. These are the best sounding, easiest playing castanets you’ll ever experience! (And YES, you can play redoble rolls…) Features include: Invisible tension adjustment system Unobtrusive micro-adjust knob, out of the More Info »
The Grover Pro John Tafoya Signature Bamboo Timpani Mallets use very high quality bamboo shafts that are slightly shorter and thinner than the Artist’s Choice bamboo mallets. The dimensions are 15″ length x approx 7/16″ diameter. The bamboo is finished using an amino flat finish that is both easy to grip and protects the bamboo from the elements. All shafts are hand-paired by weight, color and feel to ensure proper balance. Quality wool felts are hand-sewn over radial wood cores More Info »
The Concert Series Snares are a very affordable alternative to the more expensive orchestral drums on the market. Designed with a 6 ply maple shell, tube lugs, they are available in standard 14"x 5.5" and 14" x 6.5". They have a mix of cable snares for a dry, orchestral sonority. Hoops are Super Hoop ll. Colors are Natural and Piano Black. it is a perfect professional quality instrument for the school budget.
The Pearl S-1030LS Concert Snare Stand features Single-Braced legs, the Gyro-Lock tilter system, Air Suspension Rubber Tips and the Trident Design Tripod. The basket fits drums from 10" to 16". The stand extends approximately from 25" to 32" in height. Pearl’s Concert Snare stands have been a favorite of orchestras for a number of years.
Revolutionary, yet simple, the Cymbelt® is designed to keep your cymbal securely attached to a bass drum of any width, allow full side-to-side positioning, and make cymbal playing and muffling easier and more comfortable. The Cymbelt® is ideal for all types of performance, clamps to both sides of the bass drum and is a necessity for Ive’s Symphony No. 4, Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 & 2, Stravinsky’s Petrouchka and The Rite of Spring. Fully adjustable, designed by Frank Epstein. The Cymbelt Caddy ---pictured below--- More Info »
Because of the feel and sound of the Strata heads, many Concert snare drummers have found them to be adaptable for wide usage. They are extremely articulate and hold their tuning well. The "Staccato 700" version has been especially popular.
Traditional SD1 shape for those who prefer the classic. Easy to handle and excellent or all general orchestral playing through the dynamic range. Made of Maple for a lighter feel Diameter: .630" Length: 16-3/8" Wood tip provides a dark, warm tone suited for multiple applications Medium taper for balanced response and rebound All ProMark drumsticks are designed, engineered, and manufactured in their USA at our Texas facility to the most stringent quality controls in the industry