Zildjian Rarities hitting the stores this month

(mtebaldi | Posted 2010-08-15)

Zildjian Rarities hitting the stores this month

Zildjian announced recently that they were digging through the vault to resurrect a few of their great (but currently discontinued) cymbals along with some prototypes that were never before released. The result: 10 great Zildjian cymbals at your disposal. The Zildjian Rarities are now being shipped to dealers across the country and will be available only a limited time. This is your chance to try some of these cymbals for the very first time but also your last chance to purchase some of them.

Here is a complete list of the Zildjian Rarities:

14 A ZILDJIAN VINTAGE CIE HIHATS
Features: Extensively hammered to add body, personality, fast response and maximum chick.
Finish: Traditional.
Weight: Top: Medium Thin, Bottom: Medium.

16 A ZILDJIAN VINATGE CIE CRASH
Features: A fast, vibrant and extraordinary responsive cymbal that explodes with color.
Finish: Traditional.
Weight: Paper Thin.

18 A ZILDJIAN VINATGE CIE CRASH
Features: Like its 16 sibling, this cymbal features a fast vibrant, and extraordinarily response.
Finish: Traditional.
Weight: Paper Thin.

20 A ZILDJIAN VINTAGE CIE RIDE
Features; A sizzling, sparkling ride sound. Bright, solid stick sound with a full, brilliant crash.
Finish; Traditional.
Weight: Medium Thin.

16 ARMAND SERIES THIN CRASH BRILLIANT
Features: A buffed version of the Armand crashes offering new opportunities to the Armand Series fans. Extra fast and bright.
Finish: Brilliant.
Weight: Thin.

18 ARMAND SERIES THIN CRASH BRILLIANT
Features: Extra fast, bright and shimmiring with a warm full blend of overtones.
Finish: Brilliant.
Weight: Thin.

16 ARMAND SERIES MEDIUM THIN CRASH BRILLIANT
Features: Great fast response for clear accents.
Finish: Brilliant.
Weight: Medium Thin.

18 ARMAND SERIES MEDIUM THIN CRASH BRILLIANT
Features: Robust overtones with strong cut through properties.
Finish: Brilliant.
Weight: Medium Thin.

20 A ZILDJIAN EARTH RIDE -
Features: A gnarly, earthy monster of ride with dry overtones and raspy voice.
Finish: Traditional.
Weight: Extra Heavy.

STEVE GADD 18 K CUSTOM SESSION CRASH
Features:Each personally signed by Steve Gadd. Only 500 available on an allocated basis.
Finish: Traditional.
Weight: Thin.

You can check some quick samples of each of the Zildjian Rarities here:
http://www.zildjian.com/newfor2010/index.html

For more information about Zildjian products, visit www.zildjian.com.

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