Paul Francis

Paul Francis, Director of R&D for Zildjian cymbals, visited the studios to showcase various Zildjian cymbals. While Paul was at Memphis Drum Shop, he made several videos discussing common questions related to Zildjian cymbals including cymbal bells, cymbal thickness, and variances between cymbals of the same model (See videos below.)

Artist Video Extras

Paul Francis shows the variances between two similar Zildjian cymbals.
Paul Francis answers your questions about cymbal bells.
Thin cymbal vs thick cymbal comparison with Paul Francis.
Paul Francis discusses the Zildjian Kerope Series cymbals.