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New Products from Innovative Percussion!

She-e Wu Series now available on Rattan Handles

She-e Wu After numerous requests, the very popular She-e Wu Series Marimba Mallets is now available with rattan handles. Rattan is a very popular material for marimbists around the world and provides a more flexible feel which many players prefer.

WU1R - Soft marimba mallets - Electric Blue yarn – rattan
WU2R - Medium soft marimba mallets - Electric Blue yarn – rattan
WU3R - Medium marimba mallets - Electric Blue yarn – rattan
WU4R - Medium hard marimba mallets - Electric Blue yarn – rattan
WU5R - Hard marimba mallets - Electric Blue yarn – rattan
WU6R - Very hard marimba mallets - Electric Blue yarn – rattan
WU4CR - Medium hard concerto marimba mallets - Electric Blue cord – rattan
WU5CR - Hard concerto marimba mallets - Electric Blue cord – rattan
WU6CR - Very hard concerto marimba mallets - Electric Blue cord – rattan

Rattan Series – Cord Models

The RS20 and RS30 marimba/vibraphone mallets, which are constructed with rattan handles and oval cores, are now available with tightly wrapped cord.
RS20C - Medium marimba / vibraphone mallets - Purple cord – rattan
RS30C - Medium hard marimba / vibraphone mallets - Purple cord – rattan

TS-IJ Ike Jackson Tenor Stick

Ike JacksonDesigned by Ike Jackson, the TS-IJ, at a full 17” in length, is longer than most other tenor sticks. This added length, along with the unique mushroom-shaped tip, produces a much bolder and more articulate sound. Although the stick is larger, this implement is ideal in helping intermediate level students create a quality of sound that is similar to advanced level players.

White Hickory
Mushroom Shaped Nylon Tip
Medium Taper
Length: 17”/431.8 mm
Diameter: .720”/18.288 mm


J. Reid Maxwell MSR Series Pipe Band Drumsticks

J. Reid MaxwellAfter the booming success of the RM1 Pipe Band Snare Drumstick by IP Signature Artist J. Reid Maxwell, we are proud to introduce his newly completed line, "The MSR Series". 

'MSR' is an acronym for March, Strathspey and Reel which are three contrasting Scottish tune types regularly played by pipe bands worldwide. This set of Scottish tunes is considered the golden standard competition format for nearly all pipe bands and soloists of all levels. 

IP and Maxwell have taken this traditional set of music and re-imagined it into a set of three contrasting snare drumsticks intended to meet the needs of any Scottish pipe band drummer at any level of play, any age, any performing environment, and any competitive situation. 

Rounded Bead
Taper Throughout
Natural Wood Finish

The very same model that is now in the hands of thousands of drummers worldwide. This popular stick is now called, the "MAX" for its Maximum sound and musical capabilities by our own J. Reid Maxwell. 
Length: 16”/406.4 mm; Diameter: .750”/19.05 mm

Featuring the same length, balance and bead design as the RM1 "MAX", the RM2 "SLIM" has a decreased diameter that caters to players who prefer just a little less in the hands. This model is also ideal for indoor playing for both drums corps and soloists of all levels as well as student players with smaller hands. 
Length: 16”/406.4 mm; Diameter: .735”/18.7 mm

The RM3 "ROOKIE" is the very first pipe band snare drum stick specifically made for younger or beginner players that has the same quality and consistency of a 'professional' stick model. Featuring the same balance and bead design as the RM1 "Max", the RM3 "ROOKIE" has a decreased diameter and a shortened length to allow younger players the same ease and joy of drumming as adults. 
Length: 14.5”/368.3 mm; Diameter: .670”/17 mm

PS-EW Eric Ward Pipe Band Model

Eric WardThe PS-EW is designed with the specifications of World Champion Scottish Drummer, Eric Ward, Lead Drummer of the Grade 1 Bleary & District Pipe Band. Featuring the highest quality maple wood, slightly shortened length, consistent taper and a distinctive acorn bead, the PS-EW produces a very bright and articulate sound with a perfectly balanced and snappy feel. This unique stick is ideal for outdoor competitions and indoor solo performances for players of all ages and ability levels. 
Acorn Bead
Tapered Throughout
Lacquered Finish

Length: 15 15/16”/383.38 mm; Diameter: .730”/ 18.542 mm

JG-1 Groovesicle James Gadson Signature Drumset Model

James GadsonDesigned by one of the most recorded drummers ever, the JG-1 Groovesicle James Gadson signature model is similar to the IP-L1A but has a slightly smaller diameter.  The JG-1 also features an acorn shaped bead and a medium taper.
JG-1 "Groovesicle"
Acorn Bead
Length: 16 3/4”/425.5 mm
Diameter: .560”/14.224 mm

JD-1 Jimmy DeGrasso Signature Drumset Model – DIPPED GRIP

Jimmy DeGrasso
The JD-1 Jimmy DeGrasso Signature Drumset Model has been updated to include a slip resistant 7.5” rubber dipped grip.  This model is based on the IP-L1A, but slightly shorter in length.
Teardrop Bead
Length: 161/2”/419.1 mm
Diameter: .595”/15.113 mm
7.5” Rubber Grip