pang cymbal


Definition of pang cymbal

: a suspended cymbal with a small bell and an upturned or flat outer flange usually lacking rivets Additional cymbals to the basic set-up could include an 18″ Chinese (pang) cymbal, a small choke or splash cymbal (10″ or 12″) and a cymbal with rivets (a sizzle cymbal) …— James Blades and Johnny Dean, How to Play Drums, 1995

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First Known Use of pang cymbal

1981, in the meaning defined above

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“Pang cymbal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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