Roland TD-50KV Electronic Drum Kit
Bring your drumming to the next level
For a very long time, Great drummers have always demanded great performance, and at the heart of the Roland TD-50KV, youíll find the powerful new sound module Ė TD-50 whose original Prismatic Sound Modelling technology means that every element of your playing style is caught and conveyed in thrilling detail. Alongside the TD-50KVís newly developed snare and ride cymbal. These pads feature Rolandís most advanced trigger sensing technology yet. TD50ís high resolution processing power gives you the most accurate, resonant, life like and expressive sounds you will ever hear from any electronic kit.
In conjunction with the TD-50 sound module is the PD-140DS digital snare pad. This pad consists of a newly developed multi-element sensor system, a three-layer mesh head, which is fitted to a standard size 14-inch shell. This provides a natural rebound and feel thatís instantly familiar to play. In addition, traditional cross stick technique is automatically detected as the pad senses your hand and adjusts accordingly. Every snare nuance is natural, detailed, and bursting with character.
The new CY-18DR ride delivers a realistic performance never before achieved with any cymbal pad. This cymbal pad is 18-inches in size, giving it a familiar motion during performance. The multi-sensor system within the cymbal pad provides exceptional response, continuously detecting every stroke from edge to bell. You can even mute the bow with just a touch of one finger.
TD-50KV Main features include
Dynamic Prismatic Sound Modeling Brings Your Drumming to Life
- ††† Flagship electronic kit with ultimate expression
- ††† TD-50 module with Prismatic Sound Modeling and all-new onboard sounds
- ††† Newly developed 14-inch PD-140DS digital snare with a high-resolution multi-sensor system for unparalleled dynamics and accurate positional detection
- ††† New 18-inch CY-18DR digital ride provides accurate positional sensing and improved dynamics using an innovative multi-sensor system
- ††† Additional cymbal pads include VH-13 V-Hi-Hat, CY-14C crash, and CY-15R crash/ride
- ††† One PD-108-BC rack tom pad and two PD-128-BC floor tom pads
- ††† KD-140-BC Kick Trigger Pedal
- ††† Play your own WAV samples via an SD card
- ††† USB 10-channel audio out for multi-track recording through a single USB cable
- ††† Stereo XLR master output and eight TRS direct outs provide balanced connections to a PA
- ††† Metronome with Quiet Count plus audio recording/playback functions for practice
- ††† Large MDS-50KV drum stand
Great drummers demand great performance, and at the heart of the Roland TD-50KV, youíll find the TD-50óa powerful new sound module whose original Prismatic Sound Modeling technology means that every element of your playing style is caught and conveyed in thrilling detail. Working alongside the TD-50KVís newly developed snare and ride cymbal padsówhich feature our most advanced trigger-sensing technology yetóthe TD-50ís high-resolution processing gives you the most lifelike, resonant, and expressive sounds youíll hear from an electronic kit.
Play Genuine Snare Techniques with their Roland 14-inch PD-140DS
Working alongside the TD-50 sound module is the PD-140DS digital snare pad, which brings a new level of expression to your snare work. A brand-new, three-layer mesh head is fitted to a standard size 14-inch shell, providing natural rebound and feel thatís instantly familiar to play. And now, thanks to Rolandís newly developed multi-element sensor system, your strokes across every area of the pad are more closely detected, and your playing dynamics captured in minute detail. In addition, traditional cross stick technique is automatically detected as the pad senses your hand and adjusts accordingly. With the unmatched response of the PD-140DS, every snare nuance is natural, detailed, and bursting with character.
Music Express Yourself with Larger Cymbals, Including the New CY-18DR Ride
Cymbal choice is a serious business, and the new TD-50KV includes some of the best. It features larger crash cymbals (CY-14C and CY-15R) than its TD-50K sister kit, and expressive players will also benefit from the new CY-18DR V-Cymbal Ride. With its regular 18-inch size and familiar motion during performance, this new digital cymbal fits seamlessly into your kit. Meanwhile, the high-resolution, multi-sensor system within the cymbal pad continuously detects every stroke from edge to bell, working alongside the TD-50 module for dynamics and response that have never before been heard from a cymbal pad. Put the CY-18DR through its paces with techniques from cymbal legato to soft bell strokes and hear the detail for yourself. You can even mute the bow with a finger touch.
Hit the Stage Faster with Balanced Connections to a PA
If you play live every night, the TD-50KV will help avoid the time and effort of a lengthy setup. The TD-50 is the first V-Drums module to feature an XLR stereo master out and eight TRS direct outs, allowing for a balanced connection to a PA system. Assigning a pad to any of the individual outputs is simple, while convenient master/headphones volume controls and group faders balance the output levels instantly. You can also assign the volume to control headphones only, perfect for adjusting the monitor level without affecting the PA signal.Practice Features to Develop Your Technique...amazing features
The TD-50KV is the choice for serious drummers, but thereís always room for improvement. This new kit doesnít just let your drum technique shine; it actively improves it too, offering onboard features that help you get the best from practice sessions. Whether you lock down your timing with the Quiet Count function or play along to backing tracks via the SD card slot, itís easy to get inspired, even when youíre practicing alone.Plus Customize Your Sound for Live and Studio Sessions
variety of musical scenarios are no problem with the TD-50, which
offers a choice of onboard kits to suit every session. This advanced
module also supports deep sound customization, including basic
adjustment of heads and shells, layering of internal and user samples,
and adjustment of overhead mics and ambience. For tailored performance, a
compressor and three-band EQ can be controlled for each pad
individually, while three independent multi-effect sections let you
treat specific drums with 30 effect types such as delay, flanger,
saturator, and many others. The two-band multi-compressor and four-band
equalizer on the output let you change the overall dynamics and tonal
balance, depending on whether youíre in the studio or on stage. And with
the new Snapshot feature, you can quickly assess and compare any edits
to your sounds before making permanent changes.