Dream Contact 20" Heavy Ride Cymbal
The Contact Series from Dream feature medium to medium thin cymbals that speak easily and are easily heard. A series which similar to the Bliss Series are hand crafted using hand hammering and shaping. The Contact Series prides itself on having slightly deeper, shaped profiles with relatively large bells. Unique to the Contact Series, the cymbals are noticeably faster and louder resulting in depthy, complex undertones. In addition, the series is recognisable for delivering a shimmering sound that penetrates an atmosphere, perfect for studio settings, live situations or even your home! A classic and versatile sound from a beautiful range of cymbals.
The Contact Series 20" Heavy Ride Cymbal allows for a firmer feel classically found in great rock rides, however the surface response from this heavy ride cymbal is impeccable. It is commanding and authoritative, which exudes power, this coupled with a ping which is exceptionally cutting makes for a great heavy ride cymbal from the Contact Series. This cymbal is powerful enough for rock music yet responsive enough for jazz music. Perfect in studio or live settings as well as for use in the home.
- Surface: Wide deep lathing by hand
- Bow: Medium taper
- Bell: Larger, articulate, clear
- Weight: medium to medium thin, very fast but solid response
- Hammering: Deep hammered hot and cold
- Stick: Very crisp and fast
- Wash: Higher pitch, medium long decay
- 20" Heavy Ride Cymbal