SABIAN 22" AAX OMNI - JOJO MAYER SIGNATURE CYMBAL

 Diversity of a crash and solid defined ride cymbal in one

Designed with Jojo Mayer, OMNI is a revolutionary cymbal design.  Never has so much versatility existed in just one cymbal.  (Medium Center/Extra Thin Edge)

Sabian's game-changing 22" AAX OMNI Cymbal is a crash and a ride. Developed in cooperation with acclaimed Swiss drummer Jojo Mayer, the OMNI doesn't give you the sonic compromise you get with other "crash/rides" you may have played. Whether you crash or ride it, the OMNI gives you amazing contrast when played on its own or together with other cymbals.

Features & Attributes:

  • 22" AAX OMNI
  • A crash and a ride
  • Developed in cooperation with acclaimed Swiss drummer Jojo Mayer
  • Amazing sonic contrast played alone or with other cymbals
  • Musical and durable B20 bronze
  • Aged and hand-tested in Sabian's legendary Vault
  • Style: Modern
  • Sound: Bright
  • Weight: Medium bell, extra thin edge

 

Omni Explained- Jojo Mayer Talks About and Demonstrates His New SABIAN Omni Cymbal

Video will open in a new window

Using the mobile app? Copy this link into your browser:

 

SABIAN Obsessed with Jojo Mayer

Video will open in a new window

Using the mobile app? Copy this link into your browser:

 

Review is from MusicRadar.com

Jojo Mayer needs little by way of introduction to drummers. Sabian has harnessed his brilliance and originality to develop two innovative new cymbals.

The AAX OMNI cymbals are officially unclassified, but are a modern reworking of the multi-purpose crash/ride.

The starting point for the OMNI was Sabian's existing El Sabor Picante hand crash, which features a thin edge that opens easily. Jojo asked Sabian to attempt to incorporate a similar technique into a new model for stick (as opposed to hand) playing.

Regular crash/rides tend to be a compromise between two different types of cymbal. Are they a light ride that opens to crash, but has an indistinct stick sound as a result? Or are they a heavy crash that can be ridden, and takes an age to decay?

"Lather Allie Cougle - who has recently lathed his millionth cymbal - claims that he'd rather go through another divorce than create another OMNI!"

The OMNI's design attempts to isolate the areas of the cymbal used for each discipline, so a medium-thick, unlathed central portion gives way to a thin, lathed edge.

Just two diameters are available - 18" and 22". Sabian experimented with alternative diameters during the R&D process, but chose to put only this pair into production

SKU 755775
Barcode # 622537063749
Brand Sabian
Shipping Weight 2.0000kg

Be The First To Review This Product!

Help other Music Factory Direct users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review

More From This Category

Sabian AAX 18 Inch X-Plosion Crash Cymbal Brilliant 21887XB

Sabian AAX 18 Inch X-Plosion Crash Cymbal Brillian

$439.00

or 4 payments of $109.75 with Info

36% OFF RRP $689.00
Tanglewood TWCROLH Crossroads Orchestra Left Handed

Tanglewood TWCROLH Crossroads Orchestra Left Hande

$319.00

or 4 payments of $79.75 with Info

18% OFF RRP $389.00
SABIAN 216XRCB 16" RECORDING CRASH BRILLIANT CYMBAL AAX BR

SABIAN 216XRCB 16" RECORDING CRASH BRILLIANT CYMBA

$349.00

or 4 payments of $87.25 with Info

28% OFF RRP $485.00
Sabian AA Molto 16 Inch Suspended Crash Cymbal

Sabian AA Molto 16 Inch Suspended Crash Cymbal

$359.00

or 4 payments of $89.75 with Info

40% OFF RRP $599.00
Sabian XSR Performance Set 14 Hi Hats 16 + 18 Crash 20 Ride XSR5005GB

Sabian XSR Performance Set 14 Hi Hats 16 + 18 Cras

$1,049.00

or 4 payments of $262.25 with Info

25% OFF RRP $1,399.00
Tanglewood TWEMDC6 Enredo Madera Dominar Solid Spruce Top Classical Cutaway/Electric Guitar

Tanglewood TWEMDC6 Enredo Madera Dominar Solid Spr

$699.00

or 4 payments of $174.75 with Info

22% OFF RRP $899.00
Ashdown 'Drive Plus' Bass Pedal with True Bypass Switching ASHDRIVEPLUS

Ashdown 'Drive Plus' Bass Pedal with True Bypass S

$139.95

or 4 payments of $34.99 with Info

30% OFF RRP $199.95
Ashdown 'James Lomenzo' Hyperdrive Bass Distortion Pedal ASHJLODRIVE

Ashdown 'James Lomenzo' Hyperdrive Bass Distortion

$209.95

or 4 payments of $52.49 with Info

30% OFF RRP $299.95