The Studio Shaker from MEINL is designed to meet all the requirements necessary in today's session world. The plastic body provides an overall warm, yet cutting sound that adds just the right amount of percussive color to your music without overpowering. Endless rhythmic patterns are easily achievable. From sharp, staccato shaker fills to a light and flowing pulse, Meinl's studio shaker can be applied to any style of playing. It is ultra-responsive to even the slightest of hand movements and will maintain that feel and tonal presence at any volume level.