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
Volume: medium soft to medium loud
Stick Sound: fairly washy
Sustain: medium short
Bell Character: integrated
Sound Character: Fairly dark, full, focused. Medium range, clean mix. Even, responsive feel, explosive attack. A versatile crash for all-purpose playing.