The Pius Cheung Series Marimba Mallets features six models with rubber cores of varying hardness. Constructed on rattan handles, each model is wrapped with a very unique (alpaca-blend) yarn that allows the player to produce a tone of gold at extreme dynamic ranges from the utmost silky pianissimo to peasante fortissimo with minimal effort.
PIUS-1: Soft – Powerful bass mallet for solo playing
PIUS-2: Medium Soft – Bass mallet for ensemble or concerto playing
PIUS-3: Medium – General mid-range mallet for solo playing
PIUS-4: Medium Hard – High-range mallet for solo playing
PIUS-5: Hard – High-range mallet for ensemble or concerto playing
PIUS-6: Very Hard – Allows the player to cut through an orchestra/ensemble when needed
PIUS-GS: Graduated Series for general solo playing models 1, 3, 3, 4.