Overview

Founded in 1951 and based in Germany, Meinl Percussion is one of the two leaders in European cymbal and percussion manufacture alongside Paiste. The Byzance series features traditional Turkish hammering techniques with a basis of B20 alloy for a traditional, atmospheric cymbal sound. The 20" Sweet Ride responds quickly with an atmospheric sustain and higher bow profile.

Years of production: ca. 1990-present

Composition: B20 Alloy (80% copper, 20% tin, traces of silver)

Associated artists: Brann Dailor, Tommy Clufetos, Chris Adler

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • 20" Byzance Jazz Sweet Ride
Finish
  • Traditional
Year
  • 2010s
Categories

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