Jatoba ( Brazilian cherry) Redish color
Cherry Wood ( called Short)--sort of Tan to Pinkish---very Light in Weight
Purple Heart--South America
Types of Wood for Drumsticks in Williamsburg, VA
Different types of woods for drumstick in Williamsburg, VA, will fluctuate the pricing upon availability. Contact for pricing on specialty woods. I use persimmon because I follow in the footsteps of Charles "Buck" Soistman, with whom I apprenticed. He was the last of a long line of a drum family. Charles & Frederick, which made drums in the Civil War, August, His Grandfather, Harry, his father - was mentioned in Moeller's Book -Joseph of NARD fame, Elmer and Uncle Doc, also drummer uncles.