The Alesis DM5 Pro Kit is the best value for every skill level. The DM5 Pro is an outstanding setup - a high–quality, low–cost, complete electronic drum kit with professional sound and familiar, comfortable playability. Featuring quick setup and easy portability, combined with the DM5's versatile sound selection, drummers can practice quietly with headphones or get as loud as they need to be. Plus upgraded drum and cymbal pads provide the more authentic feel of an acoustic set. These pads make playing a joy whether you are recording in the studio, playing live on stage or just jamming in your garage.
When considering its portability and power, the DM5 functions equally well for recording or performing.
DM5 Pro Kit Features
The Alesis DM5 is a Versatile, Affordable Drum and Percussion Sound Module
- Complete electonic 5-piece drum kit featuring velocity sensitive pads (5 drum pads) snare, 3 toms, kick, (3 cymbal pads) ride,crash and hi–hat
- Alesis Professional DM5 module containing 540 sounds and 21 programmable drum sets recorded in 48kHz, true stereo, with ambient effects in a single rack space module
- Dynamic Articulation feature allows drum sounds to change volume, tone, and pitch depending on how hard they’re hit – just like real drums
- Natural movement motion cymbals and Hi-hat controller pedal for realistic open/dose control
- Ultra–fast trigger–to–MIDI converter with 12 trigger inputs, 5 programmable parameters for each trigger
- Professional quality hardware with real drum shells, firm grip hardware mounts and heavy–duty Hi–hat control pedal
- All sounds recorded in true stereo at 48 kHz with ambient effects
- Random sample feature brings new life to static tracks by realistically varying the sound of the drum as it is played
- All necessary interconnect cables included
- KICK PEDAL NOT INCLUDED
For drummers and MIDI composers on a budget, the Alesis DM5 offers professional performance features and an excellent selection of drum, percussion and special effect samples. The DM5 puts over 540 sounds into a single rack space, many recorded in true stereo and with ambient effects. Both classic Alesis studio drum sounds and new cutting-edge sounds for the latest musical styles are well represented. You'll find a great selection of kicks, snares, toms, hi-hats, percussion instruments, special effect samples and more.
The DM5's Expanded Dynamic Articulation feature allows drum sounds to change volume, tone, and pitch depending on how hard they're hit – just like real drums. Plus, the DM5's Random Sample feature brings new life to static tracks by realistically varying the sound of the drum as you play.
The DM5 includes an ultra-fast trigger-to-MIDI converter with 12 trigger inputs, 5 programmable parameters for each trigger, 21 programmable drumsets, and four audio outputs for discrete processing and control. Whether you're looking for a MIDI-controlled percussion module, a drum replacement tool for mixing, or an affordable answer for triggering sounds from electronic drum pads, the DM5 is the affordable solution.