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Product Spotlight: Al Payson Timpani and Bass Drum Mallets
By Adam Balling
3/22/2015 11:21:00 AM



If you like maple shaft timpani mallets definitely consider giving these a try. They have a really nice balance to them and have a little more weight to them than other similar models. This helps provide really great tone and a full sound. The four different articulations will cover all your needs, if you are looking to try these to see how they are, I would get the T103 general mallets. These have enough articulation to cover most playing needs and have really nice roll sounds.

Timpani Mallets : http://www.percussionsource.com/p/encore-payson-timpani-mallets-

The bass drum mallet series is great for any performer or school setting. Because of the synthetic fur heads, these will stand up to a beating, and last a long time. There is not any felt to peel or away or pick at. The general mallets has a good weight to it and great sound. I would say again, these are a little heavier than some of the other manufactures out there, but definitely not the heaviest out there. The rollers also are a good size, in a pinch you can switch between rolling and general playing and still get a good sound out of them.

The sostenuto mallet has a larger head than the general mallet. This mallet has a really awesome sound when you need a low soft boom.

Bass Drum Mallets: http://www.percussionsource.com/p/encore-payson-bass-drum-mallets-

If you have further questions please feel free to contact me!


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