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The Buddy Rich Drum Company To Have It’s Official Launch At The 2007 Namm Show In Anaheim, CA January 18-21

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9 January 2007 — In collaboration with Buddy Rich’s daughter, Cathy Rich, Music Industry Vet Bill Morgan has launched The Buddy Rich Drum Company. Considered one of history’s greatest Jazz musicians, Buddy Rich dedicated his life to the craft of drumming. The Buddy Rich Drum Company has been developed with the same commitment and dedication to the excellence that Buddy personified.

Products The Buddy Rich Drum Company will be releasing at their NAMM premier at Booth #3070 include:

The Buddy Rich Signature Kit

List Price: $2,249.00

The Buddy Rich Signature kit is designed after the legend’s personal specifications. The 100% Maple shell’s ply distribution from one drum size to another is arranged to deliver the best tone, projection and resonance: 14”x24” bass drum (7 ply), 9”X13” rack tom (6 ply), two 16”X16” floor toms (7 ply) and matching 5”x14” snare drum (10 ply).

The Beaver Tail Lugs, “Rail Consolette” Tom mount and shell-mounted ride and splash cymbal holders are vintage in design, but manufactured to meet the quality and durability demands of today’s drummer. The gorgeous, high-density White Marine Pearl finish rounds out the authentic features of this amazing sounding drum kit. The Buddy Rich Signature Kit is an outstanding set of drums for the most demanding live or studio gigs… and quite the collector’s piece!

Swing Set

List Price: $999.00

The Buddy Rich “Swing Set” includes features that you won’t find on any other of it’s kind. Whether for a practice room kit, or for the gigging drummer faced with stage space restrictions, this kit fits the bill. Features high-density wrapped Poplar shells, suspension tom mount system with memory locks, beaver tail lugs, triple flanged hoops, and telescoping bass drum spurs. Kit consists of 8”x10” and 8”X12” rack toms, 12”X14” floor tom, 14”X18” bass drum with matching 5”X13” snare. Electroplate Blue wrap finish.

Headliner Series

List Price: $1,165.00

What could be better than starting with a drum set bearing the name of one of history’s most famous drummers? The Headliner Series has been designed to make the beginning drummer feel like a professional instantly, taking the “entry level” drumset to an all-new level.

No cheap beginner hardware here! All hardware is made of heavy-duty steel that is built to last including a heavy-duty ball style tom mount with memory locks, beaver tail style lugs, triple flanged hoops, and telescoping bass drum spurs. Features high-density wrapped Poplar shells. 9”X12” rack tom, 12”X14” floor tom, 16”X16” floor tom, 16”X22” bass drum, 5”X14” matching snare drum. Black wrap finish.

Legendary Maple Series

List Price: $2,575.00

The Legendary Maple Series was designed and manufactured with the professional drummer in mind. All hardware is made of heavy-duty steel.

The suspension tom mount system brings out the beautiful, natural tone and sustain from the 100% Maple shells. The ball-style “L” rod infinitely adjusts the angle and height of toms with ease, and includes memory locks to ensure perfect set up every time. Triple flanged hoops and telescoping bass drum spurs for stability. The gorgeous polished lacquer and beaver tail style lugs give a very distinct and unique look.

As with the B.R. Signature kit, the ply distribution from one drum size to another in the Legendary Maple Series is arranged to deliver the best tone, projection and resonance: 16″X22″ Bass drum (7 ply), 9″X12″ rack tom (6 ply), 16″X16″ floor tom (7 ply), matching 5″X14″ snare (10ply).

High gloss lacquer finishes: Black Sparkle, Amber, Dark Walnut and Autumn Burst

Honor Roller Student Snare Kit

List Price: $299.00

Finally, a student snare kit that is anything but elementary! Unlike the industry standard student snare, the Buddy Rich student snare is a 10-lug design for much better sounding and tuning capabilities. Durability was a key factor in the design of this kit. The compact luggage style roller case is made of a high-grade nylon for supreme durability. The double positioning, locking aluminum handle and polymer casters allow for easy bus stop to class room transportation.

Includes 1 pair of Buddy Rich 5A drumsticks, rubber practice pad surface that securely fits over the drumhead, single braced snare stand, and name tag slot.
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