Mike Johnston's Signature Ride
If you strive for a distinctive sound, you'll love the dry, esoteric character of the Meinl 21" Byzance Transition ride cymbal. The signature ride of acclaimed drummer Mike Johnston, this cymbal lets you effortlessly transition from articulate sticking to wide-open crashing - all without losing your stick definition. You also get a bell that's present without being overpowering. On top of that, you get a one-of-a-kind appearance, thanks to this cymbal's raw, unlathed surface. At Sweetwater, we've found the Byzance Transition to be a wonderfully versatile ride cymbal, excelling at genres as diverse as jazz, funk, R & B, and electronic music. The dark, earthy, surprisingly crisp sound of the Meinl 21" Byzance Transition ride cymbal ensures that you won't sound like anyone else!
Meinl Cymbals 21" Byzance Transition Ride Features at a Glance:
- Packed with dry, esoteric character
- Lets you transition from sticking to crashing without losing your stick definition
- Bell is present without being overpowering
- B20 bronze formulation delivers a full, highly musical sound
- Provides a professional look as well as great sound