A Series Quick Beat Hi-Hats from Zildjian achieve a fast response by using four holes in the bottom cymbal which allows for quick air release. Great for short, tight, funky beats. Bright, full-bodied and natural. Not too high, not too low, it speaks quickly with warm undertones. These are the cymbals that launched a million drum solos and shaped musical history. A Zildjians are the world's most popular and versatile cymbals, and for good reason. Splashes, Crashes, Rides, Hi-Hats or Effects, they all explode with a spectrum of tonal colors and excel in any musical setting. Zildjian A Series cymbals are made from a cast bronze alloy 80% copper, 20% tin, traces of silver and symmetrically machine hammered and lathed with a traditional wide groove.