Daniel K. Lidster founded Encore Mallets, Inc. in 1982. Encore Mallets is a company that is known for it's high quality construction.
Yarn composition and color are important considerations in mallet design, and Encore Mallets, Inc. chooses yarns in cooperation with its artists to achieve their specific sound desires and to ensure easy mallet identification. Encore's line of gong mallets produce a full spectrum of sound on gongs and tam-tams.
The Encore Mallets are listed from largest to smallest below.