This Zildjian 16" K Series Light hi-hat cymbal pair lets you tap into the wonderfully expressive K series sound. Originally developed by Kerope Zildjian in nineteenth century Turkey, the deep, dry, and shimmering sound of K series cymbals has been a mainstay of jazz drumming, finding favor among such legendary drummers as Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, and Tony Williams. Count on your K Series hats to deliver a solid "chick" sound along with healthy volume and wash. Discover a whole new range of hi-hat sound, with Zildjian 16" K Series hi-hat cymbals from Sweetwater.
Cast bronze cymbals provide premium tone and projection
Made from a secret alloy (comprised of copper, tin, and traces of silver), these Zildjian K Series Light hi-hats were individually cast and shaped via a complex sequence of heating, rolling, shaping, hammering, and lathing. It's painstaking techniques and traditional methods like this that give each Zildjian K Series cymbal its unique tone and broad range of expression. These cast bronze cymbals deliver a rich, full-bodied sound that only improves with age. They also provide you with exceptional projection, clarity, and durability that far outstrips most other cymbals.Zildjian 16" K Series Light Hi-hat Cymbals Features:
- A great set of hi-hats for jazz and other contemporary musical styles
- Hammered and lathed surface allows sound to ring out with full dynamic expression
- Traditional finish looks stunning and patinas naturally
- Perfect for players of all skill levels