Some secrets are too good to keep quiet. Over the years and in collaboration with some of the world’s top artists, the design team at Vic has produced thousands of prototypes ranging from the highly experimental to the straight-ahead. This has been Vic Firth’s secret playground. The MJC series have been staples in their back room for years – and while the name says ‘Modern Jazz’, they’ve found they are exceptional in almost any musical setting.
Never before available to the public, these five models were developed collaboratively with drummers on the cutting edge of “American’s Original Art Form”, including Jeff Ballard, Greg Hutchinson, Joe McCarthy and Lewis Nash.
A slightly elongated 55A shaft with a medium taper and oval tip. The thicker diameter helps deliver a little more weight and emphasis to the ride cymbal.
L = 161/8″, Dia. = .580“
- Material: Hickory
- Surface coating: Lacquer
- Tip: Wood
- Shape: Oval