10 Best Marching Band Cymbals
for July 2022

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Meinl 14” Marching Cymbal Pair with Straps - Brass Alloy Traditional Finish - Made In Germany, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (MA-BR-14M)

Meinl Cymbals Meinl 14” Marching Cymbal Pair with Straps

Brass Alloy Traditional Finish, Made In Germany, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (MA-BR-14M)

by Meinl USA L.C.
What We like

Perfectly matched cymbal pair with a powerful and strong high-end

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Product Features

  • Tonally matched cymbal pair for a balanced and harmonic spread
  • Quick response with a controlled feel
  • About 1670g

Tonally matched cymbal pair for a balanced and harmonic spread About 1670g Quick response with a controlled feel

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Sabian SBR1422 14-Inch SBR Concert Band Hand Cymbals - Pair, Brass, inch

Sabian SBR1422 14-Inch SBR Concert Band Hand Cymbals

Pair, Brass, inch

by Sabian
What We like

The controlled sound of pure SABIAN Brass makes 14" SBR Band cymbals the ideal pair for young ensembles when size and budget are key factors in your decision

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Product Features

  • SABIAN 14" SBR Band cymbals are simply great sounding entry-level brass cymbals
  • Because where you start is important, look no farther than SABIAN pure brass
  • SBR cymbals are hammered and lathed to make them the absolute best brass for beginners
  • Theyre fun to play and ideal if youre just starting out

Sbr cymbals are hammered and lathed to make them the absolute best brass for beginners Sabian 14" sbr band cymbals are simply great sounding entry-level brass cymbals Theyre fun to play and ideal if youre just starting out Because where you start is important, look no farther than Sabian pure brass

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Zildjian 18

Avedis Zildjian Company Zildjian 18" S Band Cymbal Pair

by Avedis Zildjian Company
What We like

Superb-sounding cymbal line for the Semi-Professional/Professional musician

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Product Features

  • Top-bottom lathing crafted perfectly in weight, feel, sound
  • Extensive hammering for dialed-in sonic response through all dynamic ranges
  • Brilliant Finish - bright shimmery tone that opens up sound
  • B12 Alloy (88% Copper, 12% Tin) produces balanced low-mid-high frequencies

B12 alloy (88% copper, 12% tin) produces balanced low-mid-high frequencies Extensive hammering for dialed-in sonic response through all dynamic ranges Brilliant finish - bright shimmery tone that opens up sound Top-bottom lathing crafted perfectly in weight, feel, sound

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Zildjian Planet Z 18

Avedis Zildjian Company Zildjian Planet Z 18" Band Cymbals Pair

by Zildjian
What We like

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: Designed for versatility and inspiration, Planet Z Cymbals are a great entry to the Zildjian Family. Available in HiHat, Splash, Crash, China, Ride and Band cymbals

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Product Features

  • GREAT PERFORMANCE: Bright, responsive sounds, perfect for the beginner in practice and performance.
  • GREAT VALUE: Make serious music at a great value for your money.
  • BE HEARD: For entry-level band students, the recently upgraded Planet Z is the place to start the journey. Crafted in the U.S.A. from a nickel-silver alloy, Planet Z cymbals are sonically superior in their category and are truly worthy of bearing the Zildjian name.
  • TOP QUALITY: Made in the USA by the trusted name in Cymbals since 1623.

be heard: for entry-level band students, the recently upgraded planet z is the place to start the journey. crafted in the u.s.a. from a nickel-silver alloy, planet z cymbals are sonically superior in their category and are truly worthy of bearing the Zildjian name. top quality: made in the usa by the trusted name in cymbals since 1623. great performance: bright, responsive sounds, perfect for the beginner in practice and performance. great value: make serious music at a great value for your money.

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Percussion Plus PP869 Marching Pair Budget Cymbals, 10-Inch

Percussion Plus PP869 Marching Pair Budget Cymbals

10-Inch

by Percussion Plus
What We like

Great value for school orchestras and bands

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Product Features

  • Made from brass
  • 10" (25.4cm) diameter
  • Supplied with straps

Made from brass 10" (25.4cm) diameter Supplied with straps

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Zildjian Planet Z 16

Avedis Zildjian Company Zildjian Planet Z 16" Band Cymbal

Single

by Zildjian
What We like

Bright, responsive sounds perfect for practice and performance

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Product Features

  • Available in Hi hat, Splash, Crash, China, Ride and Band cymbals
  • Made in the USA by the trusted name in cymbals since 1623
  • Make serious music at a great value for your money
  • Get the cymbals that beginner drummers need

Get the cymbals that beginner drummers need Made in the usa by the trusted name in cymbals since 1623 Make serious music at a great value for your money Available in hi hat, splash, crash, china, ride and band cymbals

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Nino Percussion NINO-NS20 8-Inch Marching Cymbal Pair with Holding Straps, Nickel Silver

Nino Percussion NINO-NS20 8-Inch Marching Cymbal Pair with Holding Straps

Nickel Silver

by Meinl USA L.C.
What We like

Included leather straps: the leather straps provide a reliable and comfortable grip for kids

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Product Features

  • For ages 5 and up: this instrument is made for young musicians age 5 and up - its important to know that these are real instruments, offering premium quality at a scaled down size with fun colors that are best suited for young players
  • Sold as a pair: these cymbals are sold as a pair, allowing kids to play both at once or share with their friends
  • More from NINO Percussion: amazon.com/ninopercussion
  • Made with FX9 Alloy: this cymbal is made with a durable nickel silver alloy to endure playtime with rowdy kids
  • 8" size: measuring in at 8" in diameter, these cymbals are the perfect size for kids

For ages 5 and up: this instrument is made for young musicians age 5 and up - its important to know that these are real instruments, offering premium quality at a scaled down size with fun colors that are best suited for young players 8" size: measuring in at 8" in diameter, these cymbals are the perfect size for kids Made with fx9 alloy: this cymbal is made with a durable nickel silver alloy to endure playtime with rowdy kids Sold as a pair: these cymbals are sold as a pair, allowing kids to play both at once or share with their friends More from nino percussion: amazon.com/ninopercussion

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Constructive Playthings 6-Inch Brass Cymbals for Rhythm Band

Constructive Playthings 6-Inch Brass Cymbals for Rhythm Band

by ConstructivePlaythings
What We like

CONVENIENT FEATURES: Cymbals feature attached knobs recommended to be easily held by small hands

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Product Features

  • AGE RECOMMENDATION: Recommended for ages 3 and up
  • EDUCATIONAL FUN: Kids will have fun making noise and learn how about tempo and keeping a beat
  • QUALITY MATERIAL: Cymbals are made of fine polished brass
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Cymbals are 6 inches in diameter

Specifications: cymbals are 6 inches in diameter Quality material: cymbals are made of fine polished brass Educational fun: kids will have fun making noise and learn how about tempo and keeping a beat Age recommendation: recommended for ages 3 and up

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Meinl 16” Marching Cymbal Pair with Straps - Bronze Alloy Traditional Finish - Made In Germany, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (MA-BO-16M)

Meinl Cymbals Meinl 16” Marching Cymbal Pair with Straps

Bronze Alloy Traditional Finish, Made In Germany, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (MA-BO-16M)

by Meinl USA L.C.
What We like

Tonally matched cymbal pair for a balanced and harmonic spread

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Product Features

  • Bright cutting sound, yet with a warm character
  • About 2590g
  • Fast and clean response with a controlled feel

About 2590g Bright cutting sound, yet with a warm character Fast and clean response with a controlled feel

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Meinl 16” Marching Cymbal Pair with Straps - Brass Alloy Traditional Finish - Made In Germany, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (MA-BR-16M)

Meinl Cymbals Meinl 16” Marching Cymbal Pair with Straps

Brass Alloy Traditional Finish, Made In Germany, 2-YEAR WARRANTY (MA-BR-16M)

by Meinl USA L.C.
What We like

Perfectly matched cymbal pair with a powerful and strong high-end

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Product Features

  • About 2450g
  • Tonally matched cymbal pair for a balanced and harmonic spread
  • Quick response with a controlled feel

Tonally matched cymbal pair for a balanced and harmonic spread Quick response with a controlled feel About 2450g

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