Which would you choose?

ludwigjim

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If you could only have one snare and your choices were a 60's Jazz Festival & a 60's Supra Ludaloy, which one would you choose??
 

NobleCooleyNut

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I would go with the 60' Ludaloy Supra. The Ludaloy Supra is just so darn versatile. With judicious tuning and muffling you can get a nice woody tone out of it. They sound great wide open and ring as well. I also like metal shell snares more for outdoor gigs as well.
 

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Supra, I have and love both of them but the Supraphonic gets used a lot more.
 

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Love both but Supra. Metal ring when needed or crank up the muffler for a "wood" sound.....
 

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I had both fairly recently..... both 1967's and in essentially all-original condition. The Jazz Fest was sort of 'thuddy' to me. Not crisp. Just didn't thrill me. Sold it.....and kept the Supra.
 
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Thanks for your info fellow members. Supra it is then.....But honestly, I thought it would be the Supraphonic!
 

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Nice to have both but if you have to pick one between the two then the Supra is the more versatile snare.
 


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