Dizzy Gillespie’s 22” 1950s Zildjian Swish Cymbal, $7,995.00 This cymbal belonged to legendary jazz trumpeter and bandleader Dizzy Gillespie. Gillespie was one the early architects of Be-Bop jazz and one of the greatest trumpet players of all time. This cymbal was the cymbal that Gillespie liked all of his drummers to use. In tracing the … Read More
Check out this fantastic documentary of Chick Webb, “The Savoy King”. Webb, a hunchbacked dwarf who died at the age of 30, is considered by many to be the greatest drummer to ever live however he remains largely unknown. Includes interviews with with Charlie Watts and Roy Haynes. Every drummer should check this out. Great … Read More
Elvin Jones’ Istanbul 14″ Hi-Hats, #92, $995.00 Hand selected by Elvin Jones during a visit to the Istanbul cymbal factory in Turkey. 868 and 1054 grams. Acquired directly from his wife. COA signed by Keiko Jones. Guaranteed authentic. See and hear these cymbals in the video below. SINGLE CLICK PHOTOS TO ENLARGE. PRICE: $995.00 More … Read More
Elvin Jones’ Istanbul 10″ Bell, #01, $349.00 Hand selected by Elvin Jones during a visit to the Istanbul factory in Turkey. 298 grams. Acquired directly from Elvin’s wife. COA signed by Keiko Jones. See and hear the cymbal in the video below. Guaranteed authentic. SINGLE CLICK PHOTOS TO ENLARGE. PRICE: $349.00 More photos available.
Elvin Jones’ Istanbul Un-lathed 20″ Cymbal #19, $995.00 This cymbal was hand selected by Elvin during a visit to the Istanbul factory in Turkey. No printing except the white stamped logo on the bottom of the cymbal and a hand written “2460” on the inside of the bell. Acquired directly from Elvin’s wife. COA signed … Read More