Gray Parsons has hailed from Austin, Texas since 2001. Gray brings a dynamic and versatile approach to each situation - from the high intensity of The Heavenly States to the Saharan funk of Zoumountchi and the indie pop song craft of The Lovely Sparrows. His university background in music education (BM) and percussion (MM) have also helped him bring percussion and drum lessons to classrooms and private students of all ages for over 25 years.
Sizes: 18", 19", 20", 22", 24", 26"
Sound character: Deep, dark, rich, brilliant, warm. Wide range, fairly complex mix. Even, balanced, very responsive feel. Pearly, wooden ping over a wide, deep, full wash. Big, swelling crash sound. Strong, articulate embedded bell. An ultimate classic sound, developed in 1967 during one of popular music's most revolutionary eras.
Sizes: 14", 15", 16"
Sound character: Mellow, warm, yet brilliant with a hissing shimmer. Medium range and fairly clean mix. Warm, light and woody open sound, paired with a well defined, soft chick-sound. A very classic hi-hat for multi-purpose application in different musical genres.