Taking its name from Ilham, the Turkish word for inspiration, the I Family is a collection of expressive sounds designed to bring your playing to the next level. Broaden your sonic horizons from the fundamentals, and let your individual voice shine with this family of cymbals that feature modern weights and sizes, hammering, and extensive lathing. Explore and go further with I, and with the entire universe of Zildjian.
ZILDJIAN SOUND LAB
Use our Sound Lab meters for comparison, and finding the right sound profile and characteristics for your voice.
BrightnessThe pitch of the cymbal, spanning from low and dark, to high and bright
DrynessDrier cymbals have minimal overtones and also tend to have shorter sustain
DefinitionFrom a soft, buttery sound to a solid, well defined note with a strong stick sound
SustainThe length of the note produced by the cymbal