The DMK57-52 Drum Mic Kit is a conveniently packaged selection of microphones and mounts, designed to offer a core package of microphones for recording and performing drummers at a great price.

The Drum Mic Kit includes three SM57 microphones, one Beta 52A microphone, three A56D drum-mounting systems, and a lightweight carrying case

Application

Congas

Kick Drum

Rack/Floor Toms

Snare Drum

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.

SuperCardioid:

Screens unwanted sound sources. Ideal for individual instruments in a multi-microphone setting, or single sources in noisy environments.

Frequency Response

Tailored:

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

Form Factor

Mountable

Model Line

SM

Downloads
SM Microphone Product Brochure (PDF)
SM Microphone Product Brochure
A56D User Guide
BETA 52 User Guide
SM57 User Guide
Features
  • SM57:  The industry standard for snare, and a reliable, high-performing choice for toms, the Shure SM57 features a contoured frequency response that cuts through the mix with exceptional impact, while reproducing sound accurately.
     
  • Beta 52A:  Perfect for the kick drum, this mic derives low-end punch and sonic presence from a carefully tailored frequency response. Equipped with its own pneumatic shock mount, the Beta 52A is designed with an integral locking stand mount for easy set up. 
     
  • A56D:  This universal drum mount system can be used to position mics virtually anywhere -- drum rims, mic stands, even cymbal stands. Designed with captive parts to prevent the loss of individual pieces, the A56D is small, secure, and can be used with any standard mic.
     
  • Carrying case included.
User Guides
File Language Type File Size
A56D User Guide English PDF 195 kb
BETA 52 User Guide English, French, German, Italian, Spanish PDF 780 kb
SM57 User Guide English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish PDF 939 kb