Ushering in a higher standard of sound and durability, the 101 series stay true to the renown Paiste quality whilst offering an affordable option for the aspiring drummer looking for high performance and quality sound at an attainable price. Nothing is sacrificed in the pursuit of performance, the tonal properties of these cymbals are bright and pronounced, they punch well above their weight and perform within any musical context be it soft and subtle or heavy and bold.
- Since: 2005
- Alloy: MS63 Brass
- Applications: All volume settings - Live playing - Entire range of music styles
- Sound: Overall - musical, harmonic, powerful
Weight: medium heavy
Volume: soft to medium loud
Stick Sound: balanced
Intensity: medium lively
Bell Character: full, integrated
Sound Character: Fairly dark, full, focused. Narrow range, clean mix. Soft, balanced feel. Sizzly ping over sweet, mellow, warm wash. Controllable ride for multi-purpose application.