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
3.5 Octave Xylophone
Adams Soloist Series
Range: F4 - C8
- Mid-range xylophone
xylophone
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
Tubular Bells
Bergerault
Range: C4 - F5
tubs
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
Most of the octave C4-C5 (and D5)
bellplates
Steel Drum
Jumbie Jam Steel Drum
G4-G5. Not chromatic
One octave, G major
Tuned Aluminium Pipes
Range: 3 octaves (roughly).
- C6-C7 chromatic set,
- a few other pitches (microtonal)
- hanging pentatonic ones (super-long resonance)
Tuned Pieces of Wood
Range: 2 octaves (roughly)
Around C5 to E7
Hand bells
F5 - F7



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, Meinl Byzance
- 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
- 100x150 and 100x50 cm aluminium sheets
- 100x170 and 100x30 cm brass sheets
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!!!!!!!