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Pierre is using the following stuff:

pierre courbois


14″ Quick Beat Hi Hats  [A®]
16” Custom Dark Crash [K]
18″ Custom EFX [K]
20” Crash of Doom [Oriental]
21” Custom Special Dry Ride [K]
22” Constantinople Renaissance [K]

 Additions for special occasions:

22″ Custom Left Side Ride [K]
22” Constantinople Ride [K]
22″ Custom Dark Ride [K]
22″ Dark Thin Ride [K®]
20″ Custom EFX [A®]
20″ Flat Top Ride [K]
18” Dark Crash [K]

+ 22″ Cymbal Safe

7A Hickory
7A Hickory Dip
7A Hickory Anti-Vibe

Super 7A Maple

pierre courboisDrumheads:
F I B E R S K I N  3  Ambassador
10″ +  12″ toms batter and reso
14″ snare: Batter with LIGHT Muff’l Ring Control and Hazy Reso
14″ +  16″ floor toms batter and reso
18″ bass: Batter with Muff’l Ring Control and Powerstroke 3 Reso

10″ + 12″ + 14″ + 16″ Balinese models
24″ Chinese (pedal) gong (tamtam)

  • Ludwig L 206 brushes, tom holder, floor tom legs and lugs
  • Premier and/or Adams die cast hoops on snare drum and toms
  • Rogers spurs and double hihat clutch
  • Yamaha lugs and tuning pegs with the unique locking strip
  • Gretsch and Pearl lugs
  • Sonor metal bass drum hoops and bottom hihat tilter
  • Tama hihat pedal and snare mechanism
  • Meazzi / Hi-Percussion snare drum stand and parts for the tunable floor toms
  • Wing nuts taken from Raleigh [Withworth 5/16"] en Peugeot [Metric 8 mm] racing bikes
  • 1957 West End throne, the Hague
  • Stands for cymbals, gongs and 10″ tom made in former Eastern Germany, brand unknow
  • Cables for remote pedals made by Kniest, Oosterbeek
  • Tympani mallets custom made by Peter van Halder
  • Cases by Premier, Paiste, GO pro and a variety of mostly French-made ones
  • Italian TOD drummer-shoes

All drums are assembled in close cooperation with his passed away brother Jacques exept 14″ snaredrum and 10″ tomtom made by  < A 3 D R U M S >  (Hasselt/Belgium)

Six Pack


except Tama Lever Glide Hihat all pedals are composed with ASBA Caroline (Paris) components



hihat | bass drum | 16″ floor tom remote tuning pedal | remote gong pedal | bass drum | 14″ floor tom tuning pedal