The Gong Shop Chau Gongs
The Gong Shop Chau Gongs The Gong Shop Chau Gongs are hand-selected in China from 100s of gongs available and come in many different sizes from 6 inches all the way up to 80 inches. We strive to select gongs that have a balanced combination of fundamental tone and crash at all dynamics. We reserve the thicker gongs for sound healing and the sli...
12" Tiger Gong with Beater
The 12" Tiger Gong has a descending pitch when struck. In Chinese opera, gongs of various sizes are used to coordinate the action as well as the position and personality of each character as the plot develops. Traditionally made, each Tiger Gong requires multi-directional lathing and hand hammering to reach its final form. A product of true craf...
12" Chau Gong on Curved Rosewood Gong Stand with Mallet
12" Chau Gong on Curved Rosewood Gong Stand is the perfect addition to the home, office, or restaurant. Auction includes: 12" Chau Gong - Made in Wuhan, China Curved Rosewood Gong Stand Gong Mallet Gong Features: Hand Hammered Bronze Gong is lathed to reveal a bronze color and beautiful hammer marks Great wash of sound and crash Carved R...
12" Chau Gong with Beater
The Chau Gong is a very elegant and distinctive gong that produces a full and sustained wash of musical overtones. Its beauty and its traditional appearance make it a centerpiece in any space, indoors or outdoors. The Chinese Chau Gong dates from the Han Dynasty where it was used for spiritual drumming, large meetings, and to announce the pro...
12" Wind Gong with Beater
The 12" Wind Gong is a beautiful and brilliant sounding instrument and produces an amazing rush of musical overtones. The Wind Gong's presence quickly becomes the focus of any indoor or outdoor space, and their sound is both exhilarating and calming at the same time. The shimmering sound of wind gongs has rich traditional roots in meditation a...
12” Chinese Chau Gong Set with Stand and Mallet
12" Chinese Chau Gong Set with Stand and Mallet is the perfect addition to the home, office, or restaurant. Gong Set includes: 12" Chau Chinese Gong Metal Gong Stand Gong Mallet Gong Features: Hand Hammered Bronze Gong is lathed to reveal a bronze color and beautiful hammer marks Great wash of sound and crash Gong Stand Dimensions: Width...
- Bao Gongs - thick gongs with a protruding nipple - very focused tone, not much crash or wash
- Chau Gongs - traditional Chinese Gong - combination of fundamental tone and crash/wash
- Opera Gongs - smaller, high pitched gongs for Chinese Opera - ascends or descends in pitch when struck
- Tiger Gongs - smaller gongs with lots of crash
- Wind Gongs - thinner gongs with a huge wash of sound