The Roland TD-1K Electronic Drum Kit is a superb, compact entry level drum kit. Packed with great sounds, onboard coaching functions and expressive pads. Keep the neighbours happy with this quiet home practice set up.
The 15 inbuilt expressive drum kit sounds enable you to play any music style you want, from rock and pop, blues and jazz to dub and EDM. You have a wide range of kit sounds that can be easily changed at the touch of a button ensuring you have the exact sound you want not matter what your style.
Featuring naturally expressive pads, the TD1K electronic drum kit has been specially developed to ensure drummers can still learn the essential skills they would on an acoustic kit. This is especially important for beginners as it’s imperative they start on the right path. Each drum sound built into the kit has a wide dynamic range and natural tone to help create an expressive acoustic-like playing feel.
Furthermore, unlike most entry-level drum kits, this electric kit also features advanced expressiveness features that are found in all TD-series modules. From bow and edge sounds to the ability to choke cymbals just as you would with an acoustic cymbal, this kit has a real feel. The hi-hat is also designed to react to the nuances of the drummer’s footwork for a realistic, great playing feel. Start the right way with the Roland TD1K by building the same skills you would on an acoustic kit.
Whether you have a regular drum tutor, are teaching yourself how to play or simply want to keep your skill polished, the Roland TD-1K has you covered. This V drums kit is packed with tutorial features that help drummers to develop technique, boost motivation and get the most out of their practice time. The onboard coach function includes 10 different fun, skill-checking features that help to improve timing, groove and beat playing. Things like the ‘Quiet Count’ setting lets you test your internal metronome to see if you can keep in time when the metronome click drops out. Will you still be in time when the click comes back in? Meanwhile, settings like ‘Change-Up’ gradually increase the tempo to see if you can keep up and stay in time. These coach functions allow drummers to improve their skills in a fun way that doesn’t feel like practice at all. A superb way of ensuring you stay on track when it comes to developing as a drummer.
The inbuilt metronome allows drummers to tighten their timing, the coach mode enables the building and maintenance of speed, stamina and accuracy, and the recording function allows the ability to easily track progress.
The Roland drums TD-1K kit features a range of built-in songs of various styles allowing you to jam along. Get ready for your first band by practising to lots of different song styles. You can also connect your smartphone or tablet via the mix-in jack input allowing you to quickly and easily play along with your favourite artists and songs. Again the onboard recording function gives you instant feedback on your progress to let you know how well you’re doing and how good you sound. Rock out with your favourite bands or groove along to the best hip-hop tracks, you can do it all with the Roland TD1K.
One of the main problems when it comes to practising drums at home is the noise level. It may be fun for the drummer, but not so fun for everyone around them. Complaints from neighbours and annoying the rest of the family can be common. This Roland electric kit allows you to avoid all that. With features like the beaterless kick pedal, headphone output and quiet pads, you can practice as much as you like without bothering anyone.
Drum kits can take up a lot of space. Space that often you don’t want to give up in your family home. That’s why Roland have designed the TD1K electric kit to be as space-saving as possible. It features an ergonomic design and a stylish look that will suit any room in your home. With it’s slim, modern aesthetic, the Roland V-drum TD-1K is a practical choice when it comes to purchasing a drum kit.