Philharmonic Solid Maple
Each PHM Philharmonic Snare Drum is hand-formed from a single ply of fully aged prime Maple to achieve the pinnacle of concert snare drum attack, response, dynamics and tonal color in one instrument.
Pearl Snare Drums are known for their superior performance and durability to meet and exceed the demands of today's top orchestral percussionists. Available in a variety of shells and finishes.
The newest drum in the Philharmonic series is the amazing 20-ply, 18mm thickMaple/BirchPHTRF model drums. These 20-ply drums produce the most articulate and cutting response from the entire Philharmonic Series and producean immediate presence in any hall. Made for the next generation, these incredible drums feature Pearl’s famous STL lugs, Die-Cast hoops, and the all-new and improved SR505 Triad Silent Strainer plated in lustrous Nickel. Each drum shell is hand finished in a classic #359 Twilight Burst, or the unique #187 Silver White Swirl.
The Philharmonic Cast Aluminum Snare Drum offers a warmth and richness similar to wood, but with the increased brightness and attack characteristic of metal shell snare drums. These incredible drums represent state-of-the-art design and craftsmanship, allowing the player unprecedented control over the tone, dynamics and performance of the instrument
The Philharmonic African Mahogany Series Snare and Field Drums add a classic American sound to the existing Philharmonic lineup. Consisting of a 4-ply African Mahogany Shell, these drums provide a dark and throaty sound that will fit with a wide range of musical styles and genres.