- 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
20" Chau Gong on Wuhan Gong Stand with Mallet
Why buy your Chau Gongs from The Gong Shop? Because we travel to Wuhan, China and hand select each of our Chau Gongs we offer for sale, insuring the highest quality gongs available. Take a at look the stock of the gongs we have to choose from in Wuhan, the gong furnace where the gong castings are heated til they turn red, and the HUGE hammering...
20" 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 proce...
20" Wind Gong with Beater
The 20" 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...
20" Wuhan Chau Gong with Mallet
Wuhan Chau Gongs are the first choice of the world's leading symphonies. Its one piece cast, hand-hammered construction is crafted in century-old tradition. In addition, gongs are appearing in a variety of musical venues to add depth and special effects. Try combining your talent with a Wuhan Gong and be amazed at what you create!