Instuments



Welcome to my page showing my ever-expanding list of percussion instruments! Note that I've probably already added a few things since the last update which are not listed yet.
I'm very proud of my collection so far, I do all I can to keep it in the best of nick and hope to keep adding to it over time.


Tuned Percussion

5 Octave Marimba
Adams Alpha Series
Rosewood bars.
Range: C2 - C7
- The Steinway D of marimbas
marimba5.0
4.3 Octave Marimba
Adams Soloist Series
Padouk bars.
Range: A2 - C7
- Easily transportable, perfect for pit, workshops, etc
marimba4.3
3 Octave Vibraphone
Adams Alpha Series
Range: F3 - F6
- Top quality vibes, especially for classical
vibraphone
2.6 Octave Glockenspiel
Fall Creek K100
Range: F5 - D8
- One of the best case glocks money can buy
glockenspiel
Crotales
Zildjian
Range: C6 - C8
crotales
Almglocken (high octave only)
Range: C6 - C7
almglocken
Bell Plates
Range: C2 to C4. Two octaves. Brass.
New plates coming soon with interesting tuning.
Tiles, glass, other metals and more!
bellplates
Thai gongs
G4, C5 and D5 only (for now ...)
bellplates
Tubular Bells
Homemade tubular bells
G4, C5, D5 and E5. Inch and half thick brass.
Didn't get them 100% right but working on it.
Tuned Aluminium Pipes
Range: 3 octaves (roughly)
Not diatonically tuned
Tuned Pieces of Wood
Range: 2 octaves (roughly)
Around C5 to E7



Drums

Pedal Timpani
Adams Universal Series
32', 29', 26' and 23' drums.
Copper hammered
Range: C2 - B3
- Best of the portable timpani models
timpani
Concert Bass Drum
Adams
- 32' diameter, 22' depth
- 28' diameter, 22' depth
Deeper drums for bigger sound
timpani
Pearl Reference Drumset
22' kick, 8', 10', 12', 14' and 16' toms.
- Great "power" kit
pearl reference
Pearl Export Drumset
20' kick, 10', 12' and 14' toms, 14' snare.
pearl export
Snare Drums
- 14 X 5.5' Brady ply snare (orchestral snare)
- 14' Pearl Export snare
- 10' Pearl Piccolo Wooden snare
- 14' Yamaha parade drum
pearl export pearl export
Schalloch Congas
with stands
Two drums.
congas
Bongos
with stands
- LP Matador Series
- Tycoon
lp bongos   tycoon bongos
Meinl HE-3012 Darabuka
with stand
a.k.a. a goblet drum or doumbek.
darabuka
Six Rototoms
with stands
rototoms
Four Octobans
with stands
rototoms
Talking Drum
rototoms



Cymbals and Gongs

Tam Tam
- 32' Paiste Symphonic Gong
- 24', 20', 18' and 14' Chau gongs
symphonic gong symphonic gong
Crash Cymbals
- 18' Zildjian K Custom Hybrid
- 16' Sabian AAX
- 14' Zildjian ZBT
crash constantinople crash aax crash zbt
Hi Hats
- 14' Sabian Legacy hats
- 14' Bosphorus hats
- 13' Zildjian ZBTs
hats bosphorus hats legacy hats zbt
Splash Cymbals
- One 6' and two 10' Stagg splash cymbals
splash 10' splash 8'
Ride Cymbals
- 22' Zildjian Constantinople
- 20' Sabian B8 Pro
ride aax ride b8 pro
China Cymbals
- 12', 14' and 16' Wuhan Chinas
china cymbals
Finger Cymbals
Meinl
finger cymbals
Opera Gongs
Large selection of both ascending
and descending opera gongs.
Range: E4 - E5 (approx)
opera gongs
Small Flat Gongs
Selection of pitched, flat gongs.
Flat gongs



Auxillary Percussion

Bell Tree claves
Blocks
- Four Grover woodblocks
- Two Jam blocks (plastic)
- Three "Moquibo" blocks (high-pitched)
- Five Granite blocks (templeblocks)
- Several home-made blocks
woodblocks jam blocks moquibo blocks granite blocks
Cabassa cabassa
Castagnets
- Black Swamp castagnets
castagnets
Claves claves
Cowbells
Meinl, Pearl and more.
- several different types of cowbells
cowbells1 cowbells2
Flexatone indian bells
Guiros
- LP Guiro
- LP Traditional Guiro
Guiro
Indian Bells indian bells
Junk Percussion (metal and wood)
- Three brake drums (with stands)
- Beer kegs
- Spring coils
- Spiral cymbal
- Broken cymbals
- Wooden boxes
- Thick plank
- Metal pipes
- Various other metalic and wooden sounds
brakedrum keg
Lion's Roar
- Using a low tom
Log Drum
- Two pitches (very low)
log drum
Shakers
- Egg shakers
- Maracas (various types)
- Shekere
- Various home-made shakers
- Metal shakers
shekere shaker3 eggs
shaker shaker2 maracas
Sleighbells
- LP sleighbells
- Other sleighbells
Sleighbells
Rainsticks
- Two rainsticks
Rainstick
Ratchet Ratchet
Tambourines
- Grover Orchestral tambourine
- Rock (headless) tambourine
tambourine1 tambourine2
Ritual Bowls
- Four Asian Sound temple bowls
- Hand-made singing bowl (Pitch: A)
bowls1 bowls2
Thunder Sheets
- 100 X 150 cm aluminium sheet
- 100 X 50 cm aluminium sheet
thundersheet
Triangles
- Alan Abel Symphonic triangle
- Grover Triangle
Triangle
Vibraslap Vibraslap
Whip Whip
Windchimes, etc
- Treeworks Windchimes
- Bamboo chimes
- Nut clusters and other bits and bobs
windchimes bamboo chimes nutcluster
Wind Machine indian bells
Slide Whistles Slide Whistle



Hardware and Accessories

Trap Tables
- 4 large Stagg trap tables
- Giant trap tables (keyboard stand, wooden board and foam
traptables
Stands
- Stands for mounting all instruments in the lists above
Acoustic foam
- The most useful stuff in the world!!!!!!!