Since not a lot of companies cater to complete percussion kits in the market, we’ve brought the top few products of those who are in this line. Today we’re bringing you a list of some of the best percussion kits you could find on the market for students to practice on.
The items and products on this list were comprised on the basis of the number of accessories the kit offers, the quality of the product, its sound and authenticity and last but not least, the price of the product as well.
Hope you enjoy reading the rest of the article while also gathering some valuable information.
1. Eastar Percussion Kit
The Eastar advanced 32-tone Glockenspiel features a 2.5-degree octave range and premium aluminium toned bars for smooth practice and outstanding pitch. Each aluminium tone bar is professionally tuned; with each note marked on it, it is the go-to choice for band performances or a street performance act. The percussion set has double support legs and a high-grade electroplated bells stand of great strength, which has a much practical height of 35.5inch/90cm, for drummers to stand and practice. The four-claw fixed structure is for stable and jerk-free placement of the practice pad. The drum pad can also be fixed on the top of the stand to help the drummer practice daily.
The kit is equipped with an advanced backpack style bag with straps that can hold 32-tone glockenspiel, an eight-inch tunable practice pad, stands and other spare parts for performance. The packaging includes one Eastar advanced 32-tone Glockenspiel, two Glockenspiel sticks, two drum sticks, one Glockenspiel stand, one 8 inch drum practice pad, a carrying bag and a 12-month product service facility as well.
2. Giantex Percussion Kit
Giantex’s percussion set has used a selection of stable and high-quality aluminium plates for the best sound and pitch. The plates are quite durable and will last a long time. The bottom stand is metal plated and designed into a triangular structure for maximum stability. The anti-skid pads at the bottom help increase the stability of the stand. The stand, which is lightweight and easy to move, has an adjustable height from 23 to 38 inches. It is suitable for both children and adults both.
This kit includes an electroplated stand, a music stand, a pair of bell mallets, an 8-inch practice pad, a pair of wooden drumsticks and a carrying bag. Also, this percussion glockenspiel bell kit is specially designed for beginners, which has two rows of keys and 30 notes, 2.5-octave bells and an 8 “exercise pad to help use it and provide additional fun for your performance along with it.
3. Mendini Percussion Set
The Mendini percussion set is one of the better-known kits out there on the market right now. It comes with 2.5-octave bells and 30 Notes with a mallet along with it. The sturdy frame is powder-coated aluminium with a stand that has a quick release bell mount for maximum stability and ease.
The packaging includes an 8-inch tunable practice pad along with a pair of drums sticks, a nylon backpack with straps & a drum key. The portable carrying bag is convenient for you to carry the glockenspiel set around with you and is also specially customized to hold the kit perfectly and sustain all weathers.
4. Vic Firth Percussion Kit
The definition of a complete outfit for percussionists who travel, this 32-note keyboard, extended-range bells percussion kit has maintenance-free neoprene bar mount, ABS endplates, and metal cross support. The combination bell pad stand features 1-inch chrome tubing, a wide tripod base, nylon bushings and a basket-style platform bell mount. The item features a travel bag with a retractable handle and wheels, a detachable music rack, a tunable practice pad, birch-shaft mallets, and drum sticks.
5. Mapex Backpack Percussion Set
The Mapex roller backpack Percussion Kit meets all the criteria required for us to include it in this list. High quality, durable items with an attractive finish to each accessory. The kit includes a 2.5 Octave 32-note keyboard with a silver sparkle front rail and 1-inch wide tone bars. It also features a removable music rack, innovative percussion F12 mallets, name identification accessory, practice pad, adjustable stand, and a roller bag to go along with it. The backpack has a roller style for easy and convenient carrying.
6. Pearl Practice Percussion Kit
The Pearl Practice Percussion Kit has all the premium equipment, which is durable, professionally tuned, with each note marked on it. The wooden snare drum is measuring 13˝x3.5˝ which has pop-out wheels and a rolling nylon case.
It comes with 2.5-octave bells, an 8˝ tunable practice pad, an umbrella style bell and a practice pad stand to go along with it. The packaging includes a snare basket, music rack, bell mallets and snare drum sticks.
7. Percussion Plus Percussion Kit
The Percussion Plus 32 note keyboard comes with 2 -1/2 octave aluminium bells with F-C range in a padded black nylon backpack/carrying bag for easy carriage and storage as well.
The packaging, apart from the items above, includes a bell pad stand, an 8″ tunable pad, mallets, drum sticks, and a music rack. This Percussion set from Percussion Plus is one of the more premium products on this list, with excellent customer reviews and ratings as well.
8. Pearl Educational Percussion Kit
Pearl’s Educational Percussion Kit’s most attractive and functional feature is the nylon backpack-style carrying case with reflective stripe and built-in wide-set rollerblade wheels for easy portability of the items.
There is a heavy-duty multi-stop height-adjustable retractable handle installed for comfort as well. Store away for easy transport in the own custom made carrying case. The kit includes one nylon built-in roller backpack, one practice pad, a set of octane bells, one stand, mallets and drum sticks.