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Sabian AA Holy China Cymbal

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A result of Sabian innovation and forward-thinking cymbal design, the Sabian Holy China features a higher profile to raise the pitch, holes for volum...Click To Read More About This Product

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This China cymbal has a high lip, a raw bell and revolutionary drilled design to produce high-volume cut.

A result of Sabian innovation and forward-thinking cymbal design, the Sabian Holy China features a higher profile to raise the pitch, holes for volume and sustain, a natural finish, and a large, unfinished bell for cut and durability.


A righteous China cymbal to wield during ruthless times. Order today!

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Available in 19" or 21"
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SabianAA Holy China Cymbal
 
5.0

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5.0

Best China I've Ever Heard

By Rasmith

from St. Louis, MO

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Pros

  • Bright Sound
  • Explosive Attack
  • Focused Crash
  • Full Crash
  • Responsive Feel

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Sabian AA Holy China Cymbal:

      I haven't personally used a lot of different, high-end china cymbals - the only ones I've used are a 16" Wuhan, an 18" Zildjian ZBT, and an 18" Paiste Sound Formula prototype. The Paiste was crafted well, but all three had a very "trashy" tone stereotypical of china cymbals, and while they certainly sounded distinctive, they didn't seem entirely "full." With that being said, I have listened to a lot of different chinas from various studio recordings and live gigs, and this is without a doubt the best china cymbal I've ever heard. As the description notes, this one is LOUD - no joke, it may be the loudest cymbal in the entire Sabian catalogue! I have the 21" in the traditional finish, and it struck me right away how dark this cymbal's tone is - and it's truly explosive and full sounding as well! The holes offer a quick decay, and I imagine the smaller sizes offer an even quicker decay alongside a brighter tone. I've only owned this one for about 4 months, but from what I can gather it's incredibly durable. I can be a heavy hitter, but you don't have to hit this cymbal very loud for it to cut - it frequently drowns out my other cymbals even when hitting it half as hard as the rest of my kit! Simply, if the music scenario asks for a china cymbal, this is the one to get. It's dynamic, versatile, and simply looks great. I'm not a sucker for signature products, but kudos to Chad Smith and Sabian - this cymbal is a masterpiece.

       
      5.0

      I will forever use this china!!!!

      By Sam

      from Lancaster, PA

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      Pros

      • Bright Sound
      • Explosive Attack

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        • Live Bands
        • Practice Perfect
        • Studio Recordings

        Comments about Sabian AA Holy China Cymbal:

        I'm a Heavy Metal drummer and this is by far the BEST china I've ever used!!!! DO NOT HESITATE, BUY It!!! Explosive attack, very bright sound, VERY LOUD. Perfect china for accenting or straight beating on.

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