Gretsch Bell Brass 6.5" x 14" Snare Drum

The warmth and clarity of this Bell Brass 6.5" x 14" Snare from Gretsch make it a truly outstanding Drum. The Brass shell gives this Snare amazing presence, capable of delivering a uniquely warm sound with absolute precision. Most other steel or wood Snares are not able to match this sweet mix of tonality qualities. It's one of our new favorites here at Rhythm Traders.

Gretsch Bell Brass 6.5" x 14" Snare Drum, Upright

The 30 degree bearing edge and fully adjustable side-pull throw off make this a full-bodied Snare with a sound you can dial in to your exact preferences. Plus the Brass finish is super classy!

Up close with this Brass Bell Snare at NAMM 2013:

Gretsch Bell Brass 6.5" x 14" Snare Drum, NAMM 2013

  • 14" diameter head
  • 6.5" depth
  • 3.0 mm Bell Brass shell
  • Chrome hardware
  • Fully adjustable side-pull throw off with fixed butt plate
  • Evans USA coated G1 batter drum head
  • Evans hazy 300 snare side head
  • Die-cast hoops
  • 30-degree bearing edge
  • 20 strand snare wires
  • Black nylon snare strip
  • Black nylon tension rod washers
  • Model number S-6514BB-BR

This Bell Brass Snare is Gretsch quality at its finest. The timbre and tonal profile of this Snare make it one of the smoothest-sounding Snares we've ever heard. It's rare that a Snare with so much warmth is able to cut through the mix.

Get a professional sound with warmth and clarity and order this Bell Brass Snare today!