Ludwig 6.5x14 Supraphonic Brass 2010s Chrome

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  • $365$415

Favored by musicians for decades, the Ludwig Supraphonic can be heard on a slew of recordings from the 1960s onward. Valued for its bright attack and clarity, the Supraphonic is a favorite of drummers from jazz to metal. The recreation of the prized chrome over brass shell recreates the punch, clarity, and brightness that originally made this snare famous.

Years of production: 1958-present

Composition: Single-piece beaded aluminum shell

Finish: Polished chrome

Notable players: John Bonham, Steve Gadd, Ronnie Vanucci Jr.


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