from $64.00

Available Options

PGA56-XLR Cardioid swivel-mount dynamic snare / tom microphone. AP56DM Drum Mount, XLR-XLR cable.
PGA56-LC Cardioid swivel-mount dynamic snare / tom microphone. AP56DM Drum Mount. Cable not included.

The PGA56 is a professional quality snare / tom microphone with an updated industrial design that features a black metallic finish and grille offering an unobtrusive visual presence.

Additional design highlights include a swivel joint featuring a quick-release latch similar to bicycle component-locking technology for extremely quick and easy positioning, and a tailored cartridge for clear reproduction of sound sources. Legendary Shure quality construction ensures exceptional performance in rigorous environments.

Application

Stereo Recording

Drums/Percussion

Microphone Type

Dynamic:

Simple, rugged diaphragm/coil. handles extreme volume levels without distortion.

Polar Pattern

Cardioid:

Picks up the most sound in front of the microphone and some from the sides. Less susceptible to feedback in high volume environments.

Frequency Response

Tailored:

Smooth, extended response. Tuned to accentuate specific types of instruments or voices.

Form Factor

Mountable

Model Line
Downloads
PG ALTA™ Microphones Brochure (PDF)
PGA56 Specification Sheet (PDF)
PGA56 User Guide (PDF)
Specifications
Frequency Response
50–15,000 Hz
Phantom power required?
No
Polar Pattern
Cardioid
Type
Dynamic
Accessories
Name Availability
AP56DM

AP56DM

Attaches PGA56 Snare / Tom Microphone directly to a drum rim without a mic stand.

RPMP56G

RPMP56G

Black replacement grille for PGA56 Snare / Tom Microphone.

C25J

C25J

Hi-Flex 25 foot (7.5 m) microphone cable with chrome XLR connectors, for low-impedance operation.