Meinl 20" Byzance Sand Ride

20" Ride Cymbal

  • Byzance Series, Benny Greb Signature Ride Cymbals
  • Warm soft stick sound
  • Vintage sound characteristics
  • Powerful cymbal bell
  • Sandblasted cymbal surface
  • Special engraved Benny Greb logo
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Hand Hammered Yes
Finish Sandblasted
Alloy B20 Bronze

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Yummy
21.04.2015
I first encountered this cymbal through Benny Greb's demos, but then went on to listen to many online demos of other Meinl Byzance rides for comparison. I always came back to this one as it seemed to be the most musical and potentially the most versatile of the various Turkish ranges that Meinl do.
I was not wrong. This thing is alive with tone: capable of producing a whole range of flavours depending on how and where you hit it and what part of the stick you use. I play in an acoustic folk rock band and this is just great for that because there's the musical space for its range of voices to be heard. it puts a smile on your face just to play it. And it looks lovely too (particularly the underneath). So very pleased with this. And very happy with Thomann's prices and service too.
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Rasmus L., 18.02.2015
This is a cymbal ride out of the world in my opinion! Sounds great overall and the bell is just amazing! The sound doesn´t "grow" like other rides can do when you are "crashplaying" them.

What about the quality then?
Well if you do care about your stuffs you take care of them, basic rule. But the quality of this ride is really good, the handmade stuff does speak for itself.

Mabye the ride doesn't really fit your heavy metal music or music like that genre, highly recommended for jazz/funk/pop-rock. The Sand collection overall i do really like!
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Meinl 20" Byzance Sand Ride
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Meinl 20" Byzance Sand Ride

20" Ride Cymbal Byzance Series, Benny Greb Signature Ride Cymbals, Warm soft stick sound, Vintage sound characteristics, Powerful cymbal bell, Sandblasted cymbal surface, Special engraved Benny...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Sandblasted
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
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20" Ride Model: Natural, B20 bronze, Hand hammered, Sandblasted, Untreated surface and very dense hammering, Pronounced attack with a deep and dry basic character

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Nature
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
Meinl 20" Byzance Thin Ride
Meinl 20" Byzance Thin Ride

Ride Cymbal Byzance Series, Size: 20", Thin Jazz Ride, Byzance cymbals are handmade in Turkey, Refined and revised by Meinl, Traditional jazz cymbal with a very harmonious sound, Transparent, warm...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Regular / Traditional
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
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Meinl 20" Byzance Dual Crash/Ride

Crash/ride Cymbal Size: 20", Byzance Series, B20DUCR, Extra dry (natural) and brilliant finish, Material: B20 bronze, Hand hammered, Exciting contrast between extra dry and brilliant finish due to...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Brilliant & Regular
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
Meinl 20" Byzance Tradit. Light Ride
Meinl 20" Byzance Tradit. Light Ride

Jazz Ride Cymbals Size: 20", Byzance series, B20TRLR, Finish: Traditional, B20 Bronze alloy, Hand hammered, Unique look, Very strong curvature, "Woody" attack sound with a very warm, full noisy...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Regular / Traditional
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
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Meinl 20" Byzance Jazz Medium Ride

Jazz Ride Deep tuned ride cymbal with warm blurring overtones and a very pleasant play feeling, Wide sound spectrum with a wide range of sound, Byzance cymbals are handmade in Turkey, Refined and...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Regular / Traditional
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
Meinl 20" Byzance Extra Dry T. Ride
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Meinl 20" Byzance Extra Dry T. Ride

Ride Cymbal Size: 20", Extra Dry Thin Ride, Model: Natural, Material: B-20 Bronze, Hand hammered, A thinner version of the Extra Dry Medium Ride with more noise and an extremely soft touch, Due to...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Nature
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
Meinl 20" Byzance Dark Ride
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Meinl 20" Byzance Dark Ride

Dark Ride Cymbal Byzance Series, Size: 20", Dark (natural) performance, Dark and earthy with a very clear ping, Material: B20 bronze, Hand hammered

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Regular / Traditional
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
Meinl 20" Byzance Tradition Ride
Meinl 20" Byzance Tradition Ride

Jazz Ride Cymbal Size: 20", Byzance Series, B20TRR, Model: Traditional, B20 Bronze alloy, Hand hammered, Unique look, Very strong curvature, "Woody" attack with a very warm, full-bodied, noisy...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Regular / Traditional
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
Meinl 20" Byzance Extra Thin Ride
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Meinl 20" Byzance Extra Thin Ride

Ride Cymbal Byzance series, Size: 20", Extra-thin finish, Byzance cymbals are handmade in Turkey, Refined and revised by Meinl, Light, ride cymbal with a dark, uniform and multi-layered tonal...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Regular / Traditional
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
Meinl 20" Byzance Medium Ride
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Meinl 20" Byzance Medium Ride

Medium Ride Size: 20", Byzance series, Traditional finish, Handmade in Turkey, Refined and revised by Meinl, Balanced, always controllable stick articulation with a defined ping and a pleasant...

  • Hand Hammered: Yes
  • Finish: Regular / Traditional
  • Alloy: B20 Bronze
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