The art of Turkish cymbal making dates back to the 16th century; the time of the Ottoman Empire. The very first cymbals manufactured in Turkey were actually bells, created for the use in churches. Later on, as the story goes, cymbals were produced for the Ottoman Army band.
Istanbul Tradition 12" Mini-china Hand Made in Turkey.Bright, explosive and cutting with a quick decay. Musicians Oasis is located in the small town of Kingaroy, QLD which opened in 2005. We specialise in sales and service of all musical instruments and professional audio equipment.