From school band rooms to the most prestigious orchestra pits, Black Swamp Percussion instruments can easily be found. A worldwide leader in concert percussion, Black Swamp Percussion specializes in everything from triangles, mallets and tam tam rollers to woodblocks, snare drums and even durable gig bags. Handcrafted to perfection, every Black Swamp Percussion instrument is tuned, tried and tested by a talented team of music lovers who take pride in helping you find your own voice as a musician.
For an excellent example of how much hard work goes into everything Black Swamp Percussion makes, take a look at the SoundArt Series 10 inch Tambourine. Featuring a high-quality, clear calfskin head, this tambourine is manufactured with a solid ash shell, and is custom fit with hand-hammered jingles. Simply put, this tambourine produces a unique, crunch tone with superior articulation and top-notch projection. Be sure to also check out the Black Swamp Percussion Woodblock. Made from select-grade rock maple, this woodblock delivers a deep, full sound. Additionally, its grain is oriented vertically on the soundboard, resulting in a long-lasting woodblock that's immune to cracking and splitting.
Black Swamp is also renowned for their snares, and this section has more than one to choose from. For now, we'll point you in the direction of the Multisonic Maple Shell Snare Drum. Built specifically for orchestral performances, this snare has a strainer that's equipped with 5 separate snare units that can be activated individually to give you a wide range of timbre possibilities. Crafted from 10 plies of maple and fitted with custom arch base tube lugs, all of this combines to make the Multisonic Maple Shell Snare Drum a unique and versatile beauty that will impress any discerning concertist.
And Black Swamp Percussion's choices go well beyond these three terrific instruments, so try to spend some time in this selection. Black Swamp Percussion has been a go-to choice amongst amateur and professional concert performers since 1994, and their passion for your musical aspirations is obvious in everything they design.