Ushering in a higher standard of sound and durability, the 101 series stay true to the renown Paiste quality whilst offering an affordable option for the aspiring drummer looking for high performance and quality sound at an attainable price. Nothing is sacrificed in the pursuit of performance, the tonal properties of these cymbals are bright and pronounced, they punch well above their weight and perform within any musical context be it soft and subtle or heavy and bold. Supplied as individual units or pre-configured box sets, a wide selection is available to ensure you have the best tools at your disposal as you begin your musical journey. Since: 2005 Alloy: MS63 Brass Applications: All volume settings • Live playing • Entire range of music styles Sound: Overall – musical, harmonic, powerful
The Paiste 101 Brass Cymbal Set features 14″ hi-hats, 16″ crash, and 20″ ride.
Medium-volume hi-hat with medium sustain and a dry, pronounced stick sound. Overall character is medium bright, clean, and focused. Bright, full, controlled open sound. Mellow, defined chick sound.
Medium-volume crash cymbal with nice intensity and a washy stick sound and overall character that is fairly dark, full, and focused. Even, responsive feel, explosive attack.
Soft to medium-loud ride with lively intensity and a balanced stick sound. Overall character is fairly dark, full, and focused. Soft, balanced feel. Sizzly ping over sweet, mellow, warm wash.