Johan Bridger has performed at major scenes, such as La Biennale di Venezia, Mariinsky Theatre and Carnegie Hall and collaborated with internationally acclaimed artists including Evelyn Glennie, Thomas Søndergård, Mats Rondin, Eva Ollikainen, Hans Pålsson, Per Tengstrand, Hugo Ticciati, Urban Agnas and Håkan Hardenberger. He has also made several appearances as a soloist on Swedish Radio’s classical music station and on Swedish Television.
In addition to his own ceaseless exploration of the marimba and the overall percussionist’s world, Johan seeks to inspire others by giving both lectures and master classes, in Sweden and abroad. He also teaches at The Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen, The Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in Odense, The Malmö Academy of Music and Sundsgarden School of Music.
The Resta-Jay signature mallets set Johan Bridger was created in 2016 by Emmanuel Jay to answer to the modern repertoire requiring precision, brilliance, clarity and sound projection.
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Marimba mallets signature Johan Bridger
New series, the Johan Bridger Signature mallets will provide you a greater precision, brightness and clarity in treble. The marimba also finds its place in the orchestra thanks to the brilliance of the hardest reference. The bass and medium are very versatile. Particularly suitable for rapid repertoire, this serie also allows to play chamber music.
ORANGE / PURPLE Medium hard brillant / clear
These mallets, unavoidable in this series, enjoy the rich sound in the marimba midrange with a beautiful clarity in the treble, ideal transition to the hardest models, they provide precision and presence in contemporary pieces.
Available in Rattan and Wood handles
The pair of mallets