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Frank Epstein Castanets

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Frank Epstein’s imported, concert-quality Symphonic Castanets are made from only the finest materials and craftsmanship. Available in rich, black granadillo, Frank Epstein’s castanets are built with centuries-old Hispanic workmanship that demands and draws the best musical tone from these rare woods.

Additionally, old world artistry and an exclusive handle design by Frank Epstein himself, the mastery of crisp, pure articulation is brought within the reach of every orchestra’s percussionists.

All castanets come with the exclusive Frank Epstein handle permanently mounted for maximum control, rhythmic articulation, and a beautiful tone.

All castanets are made from imported black Granadillo wood.

Small -  High, bright cutting sound. These small castanets are useful for more delicate articulation.
Medium - Lower, more mellow pitch.
Large - Rich, low pitch.

Now after 50 years a new and improved mounting device which keeps the castanets perfectly aligned while being played with the handle design. Whether you play your castanets on top of the knee or on the side of the knee, the castanets will stay perfectly aligned guaranteeing a beautiful sound every time castanets are struck together.