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Masterwork Cymbals Valena Cymbal Pack Box Set (14HH-16CRS-20R+Bag)

Masterwork Cymbals Valena Cymbal Pack Box Set (14HH-16CRS-20R+Bag)

Regular price $632.00 Sale

Brand: Masterwork Cymbals

Features:

  • Hand crafted in Istanbul, Turkey
  • The Valena series is a more contemporary looking and sounding line from Masterwork. These cymbals are brilliantly finished and have raw, unlathed bells. The bottoms are highly polished and traditionally lathed from edge to bell. The tops are lathed with a few different patterns to create a unique look comprising an inner circle of short, wide knife marks followed by a highly polished band, followed by a thin unlathed band and an outer band with a highly polished finish. There’s no discernable sonic difference between the different sections, but they do give the cymbals a strong, striking appearance from the player’s perspective.
  • Masterwork cymbals are manufactured completely by hand with B-20-B25 in the finest Turkish tradition in the city of Istanbul. Every cymbal is melted, hammered, lathed and finished by specialists. Our products leave the factory after being subjected to a stringent series of quality controls and soundchecks. This is the basic aspect of our corporate philosophy.
  • Valena Sets includes;
  • 14" Hi-Hat,16" Crash, 20"Ride + Cymbal Bag

Publisher: Masterwork Cymbals

Details: Masterwork cymbals are manufactured completely by hand with B-20-B25 in the finest Turkish tradition in the city of Istanbul. Every cymbal is melted, hammered, lathed and finished by specialists. Our products leave the factory after being subjected to a stringent series of quality controls and soundchecks. This is the basic aspect of our corporate philosophy.
  Cymbals were unknown in Europe until the Turk raids first brought them there. The story began in Istanbul in the 15th century with Zildjian family. They were used predominantly in military music. The firts written European music requiring cymbals dates back to the late 17th century. After that it took another 200 years until they were introduced in modern music from jazz to rock in drums.

  Nowadays there are several factories in Turkey produce unique Cymbals on tradatition methods gifted from father to son. Masterwork Cymbals smiths are the artists who use that ancient technics to produce the best cymbals.

   B20-B25 alloy, the combination of the copper and tin, the secret formul is being used for many years for the great musical sound by the musicians all over the world. This alloy is a matter of passion, desire and sadness that the cymbals smith takes out deep his heart and soul.