Markley Custom Drums Markley Custom Drums
Copper Series Snare Drums Click to view larger image

  • 1.2mm Copper Shell
  • Vintage-style Tube Lugs
  • Premium Piston Strainer
  • Diecast Hoops
  • Optional 2.3mm triple-flanged hoops
  • 5"x14"
  • 5 1/2"x14"
  • 6"x14"
  • 6.5"x14"

When the bite of brass and the deep tone of wood combine, you have the perfect recipe for one very tasty snare drum - The Markley Custom Copper Series.

With deep, dark, warm, and resonant sound characteristics, copper has been used for centuries to make the finest symphonic tympani bowls. These same unique characteristics make copper an excellent choice for snare drums. The Markley Custom Copper Series builds on this heritage, retaining the metallic bite of brass, and adding a deep, fat foundation of tone to support your snare sound.

The Markley Custom Copper Series drums make fantastic main snares and are a recording engineer’s dream in the studio. Get yours today!