A ride for every style of music, the Sabian AAX Raw Bell Dry Ride Cymbal delivers bright, crystal clear sticking at all volumes, from low to loud, and solid bright punch when played on the raw, unlathed bell.
Precise. AAX delivers pure, bright shimmering tones. Like stainless steel, AAX is cool, modern, and extremely efficient. With its streamlined design and sound-shaping Auto-Focus Response feature, AAX is the ultimate breakthrough in modern cymbal making. Tap with your finger or thrash with a stick, Auto-Focus Response maximizes sensitivity, equalizes high and low pitch levels, and purifies sounds by filtering out conflicting overtones. AAX sounds are pure and accurate. Ideal in the studio, ideal onstage. AAX delivers the freedom to sound great in any music.
Much more than a cymbal manufacturing company, Sabian is a collection of dedicated and very talented individuals whose only focus is to create the finest cymbals and percussion instruments possible. Our ultimate goal is to help drummers and percussionists express themselves the way they want to be heard. How do we do it? By combining traditional values with modern vision and creative innovation to develop a full range of cymbals and sounds for players of all styles.
What Is It About A Sabian Cymbal?
When leading artisans from the ancient city of Istanbul (formerly Constantinople) moved to the New World, they came to Sabian, bringing their ancient skills with them. Today Sabian is the only major company producing cymbals hand hammered in the ancient Turkish style. But we don't stop there. At Sabian, we take special care to ensure every cymbal in our seven different series and collection of Signature models is skillfully crafted to meet superior standards.
We craft our cymbals from the purest, most durable bronze alloys. They are available in a wide range of models and sounds that speak to tradition and innovation, with a variety of series and models for every style of music.