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Are Zildjian Avedis good?

Are Zildjian Avedis good?

They’re clean, bright and crisp, yet thin and responsive, and very musical too. The bigger you go, the lower the pitch and the broader the sound. They’re thin, so open and slushy is really great. The 15”s were my pick – the best of both worlds.

Which Zildjian series is best?

  • Zildjian 22 inch K Constantinople Medium Thin Ride. Best Zildjian Ride Cymbal.
  • Zildjian 15 inch K Zildjian Sweet Hi-hat. Best Zildjian Hi Hat Cymbals.
  • Zildjian A Custom Cymbal Set. Best Zildjian Cymbals for Rock.
  • Zildjian 18 inch A Custom Crash Cymbal. Best Zildjian Crash Cymbals.
  • Zildjian 21 inch A Series Ultra Hammered China.

When did Avedis Zildjian?

“CYMBAL MAKER” In 1623, the Sultan granted Avedis the family name “Zildjian,” which literally means “cymbal smith”.

What does the K mean in Zildjian cymbals?

Zildjian K series are a bit thinner and lower pitched. They are more hammered than A series cymbals and tend to have a bit darker/trashier sound to them.

How do you pronounce Avedis Zildjian?

The Avedis Zildjian Company, simply known as Zildjian (/ˈzɪldʒən, -dʒiən/), is a musical instrument manufacturer and the largest cymbal and drumstick maker in the world.

Are Zildjian i Series cymbals good?

In terms of value for money, these are great. The individual pricing per cymbal is really affordable and the various packs are also nicely priced.

Does Zildjian own Sabian?

Zildjian founded Sabian Cymbals in Meductic in 1981 after a legal battle with his brother over inheritance of the Zildjian family business. The two companies remain competitors and world leaders in the cymbal business. Sabian’s current president is Zildjian’s son Andy.

How old is Zildjian?

About 398 years (1623)
Avedis Zildjian Company/Age
1. Zildjian Cymbal Co. Founded 14 generations ago in Constantinople, this company’s history dates back all the way to 1623. It all started with an alchemist named Avedis Zildjian I (the first), who happened to discover an extremely musical metal alloy that created powerful and durable cymbals.

How long do Zildjian K cymbals last?

Most drummers who have good playing techniques and do proper maintenance can use their cymbals for up to 20, 30 years, if not more. If quality cymbals break after a short time, you should replace them – but also consider purchasing suitable cymbals for the appropriate musical direction.