Plexiphones

Rüdiger Tiedemann

About

Paiste Artist Since
November 2000

Nationality
Germany

Main Affiliations
Plexiphones
Booster
Purple Road

Other Affiliation
Freelance

Website
www.ruedisein.de

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Rüdiger Tiedemann

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Biography

- Geboren 1974 in Mönchengladbach - Klavierunterricht mit 6 Jahren - Schlagzeugunterricht mit 11 Jahren, dazu Percussion Ensemble, Sinfonie Orchester und Band "Groove News" (2x 2. Preis Jugend Jazzt) an der Musikschule Mönchengladbach, sowie Gehörbildung und Harmonielehre. Zusätzlich diverse eigene Bands. - Intensivstudium am Drummer´s Institute Düsseldorf. - Nach dem Abitur Lehre im Musikalienhandel und danach seither als freiberuflicher Schlagzeuger und zwischendurch zeitweise als Schlagzeuglehrer tätig. - Projekte und europaweite Auftritte mit: Distortion, Micki Krause, Theater Krefeld/Mönchengladbach, Silent Passengers, Hendrik Freischlader, Sven West, Deutscher Filmpreis, Supastar, Teletunes, Rocking Chairs (unplugged Band), TV-Aufzeichnungen für den WDR und das ZDF (heute show).

Setup Cymbals

  • Details

    Sizes: 14"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Medium

    Sound character: Dark, dry, woody. Fairly wide range, complex mix. Soft, responsive feel. Full, warm, open sound. Loose, soggy chick sound. Perfectly suited for traditional swing patterns, but also well usable for other acoustic styles like Blues, Country, Soul or Gospel.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19"
    Volume: Medium
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Dark body, full frequency spectrum, brilliant highs. Very wide range, complex, pleasing musical mix. Immediate, sensitive response, strong attack, controllable spread, even, layered fade. This crash combines silky, soft qualities with energy and projection for an incredibly versatile application range. Also extremely well suited as suspended cymbals and for mallet rolls.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 8", 10"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Full, wet with a brittle, trashy side. Fairly wide range, complex mix. Soft and very responsive, giving feel with a short, exploding sparkly splash character. Very well suited for dynamic effect accents in many musical styles. Also, well suited for hand playing in percussive set-ups.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 20"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Soft, warm, sweet, airy. Medium range, fairly complex mix. Fine, buttery feel. Silky, silvery ping over warm, mellow wash. Musical, gracious bell. Easily transcends Jazz and finds broad musical application wherever refined articulation and cultured style are required.

  • Sounds
  • Details

    Sizes: 10"
    Volume: Soft
    Weight: Light

    Sound character: Warm, airy, breathy. Medium range, complex mix. Very explosive response with quick decay. Soft feel. A fast, light accent effect cymbal for many musical styles.

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