Istanbul Mehmet X-Perience cymbals are a cool collection of affects and traditonal type of cymbals. Great for adding some color to your cymbal setup. Check em out. With seveal series including X-Cast, X-FX, X-Jazz and X-Metal you've got a wide array of awesome sounding and unique cymbals to choose from.
The Istanbul brand name was implemented by a cymbal works founded by a couple of cymbalsmiths, Mehmet Tamdeger and Agop Tomurcuk. These cymbals were very first exported to the U.S. in 1984, 1st under the name "Zildjiler", and soon afterward as "Istanbul". Each artisans signed every cymbal. Many of these cymbals have become collectors' items.
After Agop's death in 1997, the organization split, with Mehmet setting up his own company and creating cymbals sold as Istanbul Mehmet, and Agop's sons Sarkis and Arman organizing their own organization and making cymbals sold as Istanbul Agop.
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