Meinl 22" Byzance Tradition Light Ride 2010s Traditional

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  • $250$300

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 22" Tradition Ride features an organic, projected stick response due to the un-lathed bow and a delicate wash due to the light weight.

Years of production: ca. 1990-present

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

Associated artists: Brann Dailor, Tommy Clufetos, Chris Adler

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