Danmar makes two styles of Machine Castanets: Stand Model and Table Model. The castanets are high quality plastic and have excellent projection. They are high in pitch and easy to play due to the spring adjustment on both machines. The Stand Model has a built-in bracket which adapts to various size stands. The Table Model has a Walnut base and fits well on a trap table or percussion tray. Made in USA.
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.
Looking for that Flamenco sound? Danmar Castanets are perfect for student ensembles and Pop and Rock bands. They are high quality plastic which holds up to extended usage. Available in hand held version (2 pair) or mounted on a handle (one or two pair). They have excellent projection and are easy to manipulate.
Orchestral Xylo/Glock In 1980, Grover was one of the very first companies to pioneer the use of poly plastics in mallet construction. Grover's Orchestral XYLO/GLOCK models feature unbreakable polymer heads which are specifically weighted to bring out enhanced fundamental tones from xylophones and glockenspiels. Each model features high quality 14″ rattan handles, matched for diameter and flex. 1″ hard PVC ball - M1 Xylo: Articulate Glock: Full Spectrum 1 1/8″ hard PVC ball - M2 Xylo: Full / Cutting Glock: More Info »
Located in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Contemporanea is the choice of musicians and samba schools worldwide. They supply the top samba schools in Rio and Sao Paulo. Their instruments capture the authentic sound of samba and bossa nova. Drummers World has been selling their products for over 30 years and recognizes the quality and craftsmanship these instruments provide. All pandeiros (Brazilian tambourines) listed feature 5 sets of jingles, key tunable (tuning key provided), and wood shells. These are limited in quantity. The More Info »
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.