Originally Posted by SergiuM
Thank you for the reply Skulmoski. I understand the benefits of the ones with heads, but why do they make them without heads? There must be an advantage to them too.
Ones without heads are easier to hold and move around and are good for mounting to foot percussion pedals. Also there is one less thing to break.
Tambourines can be quite loud, depending on the number of jingles and I know nickel is louder than brass.