Black Swamp Brass Snare Drum - Multisonic - Product Information
This Black Swamp Multisonic Snare Drum features a brass shell delivering added cut and brightness for a more dominating and aggressive sound. Finished in black nickel plating.
The Multisonic strainer features five separate snare units that can be activated individually, utilizing cable and wire snares for multiple timbre possibilities. By adding or subtracting the different snare units, the player can dramatically change the timbre of the drum within seconds without the need for any tools. The 5 snares included with the Multisonic Series include the 6 strand gold cable unit, 8 strand blue cable unit, 8 strand stainless steel cable unit, 5 strand wire wound unit and a second 6 strand stainless steel cable unit.
Cable Type Descriptions For The Multisonic Series:
- Gold Coated Cable
- The thickest cable type, responding best at loud dynamic levels. The dry, throaty character of this material type is similar to the traditional gut snares.
- Blue Coated Cable
- Not as thick as the Gold version and responds best at medium to loud dynamic ranges. The dry character provides both articulation and volume.
- Stainless Steel Cable
- Responds best at soft to medium dynamic ranges. The bright, wet character balances the drum's overall volume.
- Wire Wound
- Responds best in the softer dynamic ranges. The crisp, bright character provides the greatest sensitivity and response.