The Vic Firth SJM sticks were designed by Jojo Mayer, one of my favorite drummers and one of the most popular and respected drummers in the world today. The shorter length on these sticks makes them excellent for younger players or players who are looking for a little less length without sacrificing power, balance and durability. -Alex
The International Series features models designed in collaboration with some of the greatest drummers from around the globe. Thorough discussion and experimentation led to the development of sticks which reflect the individual playing styles of these world-class artists. All sticks are in hickory except when noted.Swiss drummer Jojo Mayer pioneered and leads the recent trend of live breakbeat drumming with his band NERVE. He is a frequent international clinician and maintains a busy recording schedule. Jojo's design is a 5A style stick, but with thicker and shorter dimensions. It provides a big feel and full sound without a lot of length.L = 15 21/64" D = .577"