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Pedal Crotales

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Pedal Crotales

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Pedal Crotales for Hire

Crotales are tuned metal discs that are constructed mainly of bronze or brass. Crotales have a very distinctive high, bell-like sound and can easily cut through the heaviest orchestrations. Crotales are generally available in octave sets and are accurately pitched unlike finger cymbals which do not have a definite pitch. Antique cymbals can be either design. The usual crotale range of a two octave set is C6 - C8 (middle C is C4). Finger cymbals are lighter than crotales, smaller and are generally found in pairs. Bell Percussion is one of the few hire companies in the world to own a set of pedal crotales available for commercial hire.

Italian - Crotali
French - Crotales
German - Antike zimbeln
Spanish - Crotalos