VIC FIRTH PRESENTS:
PERCUSSION 101: GONGS AND TAM-TAMS
   — Video 1: Instrument Characteristics, Setup and Maintenance



MALLET SELECTION GUIDE:

The Soundpower® Series gong mallets feature turned maple handles and are offered with fleece covered (GB1-2) or yarn wound (GB3-4) heads. Here is a selection of mallets that will handle most playing situations.

Soundpower® Heavy Gong Beater
For a full sound at all dynamic levels. Perfect for large gongs and tam tams.
Head = 3 1/2" | L = 17"
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Soundpower® Medium Gong Beater
Medium heavy for all around playing.
Head = 3 11/32" | L = 17 1/4"
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Soundpower® Large Gong Beater
For large gong‚ tam tam and nipple gongs.
Head = 4 1/4" | L = 21 1/4"
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