The Black Swamp Multisonic MS6514CBD 14x6.5" Solid Cocobolo Snare Drum is crafted in the Black Swamp facility using hand-picked prime lumber. Solid shells have an added dimension of body and sensitivity not found in other types of wood shells. Play a BSP solid shell snare, and watch your colleagues turn their head!
The BSP Multisonic is still the most advanced, versatile, and silent snare system of its kind in the world. Five separate snare units can be tensioned and activated in any combination to suit your musical situation, drum tuning, and performance space. Here are just three example snare configurations demonstrating the Multisonic's potential to fit in perfectly to your music. 5 different types of wire and cable mix together for unique timbres and the ultimate in versatility. We suggest combinations of 3, but experiment to find your own voice.
Die-Cast Hoops, Arch Lugs, Stainless Steel Tension Rods
Multisonic Strainer - Five separate snare units can be activated individually, utilizing cable and wire snares for multiple timbre possibilities.
Snares - Each snare unit responds at different volume levels for maximum response through every dynamic.
Evans Strata Drum Heads
Includes Deluxe Padded Case, Drum Key, and Cleaning Cloth
Stock Snare Assembly
Gold Cable - The thickest cable type with a, throaty character, similar to traditional gut snares.
Blue Cable - Responds best at medium to loud dynamic levels, providing both articulation and volume.
Stainless Cable - Responds best at soft to medium dynamic levels. The bright, wet character balances the drum's voice.
Wire Wound Cable - The crisp, bright character provides the greatest sensitivity and response at softer dynamics.
Curly Wire Cable - Curly wire provides sensitivity with a snappy timbre, different than the wire wound unit.