Used for everything from ceremonies to stage shows the Gong is a traditional instrument that takes the form of a flat, circular metal disc which is hit with a mallet.
Large flat gongs may be 'primed' by lightly hitting them before the main stroke, greatly enhancing the sound and causing the instrument to "speak" sooner, with a shorter delay for the sound to "bloom". Keeping this priming stroke inaudible calls for a great deal of skill. We love these unique pieces here at Andertons. From the day they arrived instore they've garnered great attention
Deco - Symphonic style gongs
Deco Gongs are hammered by hand according to tradition and fascinate through their wonderful exotic sound. Essentially, the Deco is a miniature Symphonic Gong. True gongs with complex harmonics, make a unique and decorative addition to your personal or musical environment.