This series of mallets is designed to meet the meticulous demands of NEXUS percussionist and composer Robin Engelman. The multi-percussion/bass marimba mallet was designed with a core of substantial weight to produce a rich fundamental and for use as a multi-percussion implement. The six additional models of ensemble mallets are structured with choir voices in mind.
HARD CORD, HARD YARN, Ip706 (Medium Ensemble / Cor...
Similar to the standard Unwound Series (Models 1-10A). Larger, heaver mallet heads that feature longer handles. Each model brings out more fundamental, producing a big, rich, full tone. These have 1 1/8 inch diameter medium hard dark green rubber ends.
Milt Jackson Vibe Mallets - mallets desined for the acclaimed vibist Milt "Bags" Jackson. One of the premier jazz players in music, Jackson first came to prominence with Dizzy Gillespie and was a founding member of the influential Modern Jazz Quartet. His musical legacy will live on and inspire future generations.
Hard xylophone mallets with rattan handles. Hard, big, round orchestral sound. Suggested for use on Glockenspiel for Wagner's "Rhine Journey" and Rimsky-Korsakov's "Russion Easter Overture" and for Xylophone use on Shostakovich's Symphony 7 and Copeland's "Appalachian Spring".