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DTX550K

Discontinued
[DTX500 Series]

3/2010 on sale

THE HEART OF THE BEAT

Focusing on Fundamentals

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The compact configuration of the DTX550K is centered on the Snare, Hi-Hat and Ride Cymbal, three of the core components of any drum kit. With an amazing feel and a diverse array of functions, the DTX550K comes with an impressive range of sounds that make it an ideal choice, whether practicing at home or performing live on stage.

- Newly-developed 10-inch "XP100SD" DTX-PAD Snare pad.
- Movable Hi-Hat ("HS650A" Hi-Hat stand included).
- "PCY135" and "PCY155" 3-zone choke-capable Cymbal pads used as Crash (13 inch) and large size Ride (15 inch) Cymbals.
- A diverse range of 427 carefully chosen high-quality internal sounds.
- Strong, compact "RS85A" Rack, equipped with a ball clamp that allows the Snare pad to be set to exactly the right angle.
- 12 trigger inputs allow you to connect additional Toms and Cymbals to create your own original kit configurations.

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Focusing on Fundamentals

The compact configuration of the DTX550K is centered on the Snare, Hi-Hat and Ride Cymbal, three of the core components of any drum kit. With an amazing feel and a diverse array of functions, the DTX550K comes with an impressive range of sounds that make...

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4/8/2014 [Artists]
“Durable & Strong” - Gary Powell of “The Libertines” talks Drums, Career & Yamaha Live Custom

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4/7/2014 [Artists]
Dave Weckl plays Europe.

Summer 2014 promises to get hot! Yamaha Drums Europe are honored to announce exclusive Performances with Drum Legend Dave Weckl this July in selected cities across Europe.

7/1/2014 [Artists]
Dave Weckl: I Play Yamaha.

For the last 20 years, Dave Weckl has maintained a reputation amongst his fans and peers as one of the very finest musicians on the contemporary music scene today. The following video gives a short taste why...

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Drum Legend Steve Gadd: "I Play Yamaha"

In the following video, drum legend Steve Gadd gives a short taste of his unique style, that has made him the most acclaimed drummer of the past quarter century.
From the early 1970s he forged a new era in studio craft with his phenomenal technique and emotionally intense playing.
Whatever the music, be it jazz, pop, RnB or fusion, Gadd is simply the best, bringing his unique style into any music....

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