Pearl Midtown 16″, 4 Piece Compact Drum Kit w/ Hardware – Matte Red



The Pearl Midtown is a must have for the busy gigging drummer. Small sizes, big sound, incredible price tag. 

The Pearl Midtown 4 Piece Compact Drum Kit w/ Hardware – Matte Red is a high quality and easily transportable drum pack costing less than many snare drums. Pearl’s offering into the travel kit market offers high end sound in a portable package. At this price every gigging drummer should own a smaller option.Updated for 2023 the new line of Pearl Midtown kits now come with all the hardware you need including a space saving built in ride cymbal mount.

Pearl have long been one of the leading names in the drum world and have a great reputation in both professional and beginner level drum kits. Their Pearl Export drum kits famous as the best selling kits of all time.

The Pearl Midtown Kit’s compact size makes it ideal for tight spaces, and quickly breaks down into an optional two gig bag set for quick transport. The elevated 16×14″ bass drum, 10×7″ tom, 13×12″ floor tom, and 13×5.5″ snare create a unique sonic statement.

Don’t be fooled by it’s small stature, this is no toy. Midtown’s 6 ply poplar shells create power that will be appreciated on any stage. The Pearl Opti-Loc mounting system demonstrates just how seriously Pearl take these kits.

The Shells

6 ply, 7mm shells made from 100% asian poplar deliver plenty of punch and controlled power that is just right for those smaller gigs where a full size kit can over power the sound and crowd the stage.

The Fittings

The fittings used on the Pearl Midtown are the same fittings used on the best selling Export Series. Triple flanged 1.6mm hoops deliver a satisfying crack and reliable tuning.

The Hardware

New for 2023 the Pearl Midtown now includes a full set of hardware including a space saving bass drum mounted ride stand and single braced snare, crash and hi hat stands. The Pearl TH701 tom mount gives you a reliable arm for mounting your tom on the bass drum. To ensure that the bass pedal connects with the sweet spot in the middle of the 16″ bass drum a neat, adjustable bass drum lifter is included in the pack.

The Snare Drum

Surprisingly versatile, with a wide tuning range this 8 lug 13×5.5″ snare drum is as happy delivering high pitched crack as it is low tuned beef. Makes for a great second snare when you are out gigging with the bigger kit.

  • Elevated 16×14″ bass drum
  • 10×7″ tom
  • 13×12″ floor tom
  • 13×5.5″ snare drum
  • Single braced Snare Stand
  • Single braced Hi Hat Stand
  • Single Braced Crash Stand
  • Bass Drum Mounted Ride Stand

The following discounts and deals are available on this product. You can use as many of these deals at one time as you like. Simply add this product to your basket first to see the discounted prices!

20% Off Pearl Midtown Bag Set when bought with a kit.

Get the matching bag set 20% off when you buy the Pearl Midtown from Drum Central.

Get 5% off the Zildjian A City Pack when bought with any travel kit

With the space they take up full sized cymbals can sometimes ruin the point of a travel drum kit. Luckily, Zildjian have thought of this and have put together the Zildjian A City Pack precisely for pairing up with travel kits. Small sizes, big but focused sounds. For a limited time we’re offering 5% off this great cymbal set when bought with a travel kit.

20% off all Stools when bought with drum kits

Many drum kits including this one don’t come with a stool included so we’ve set up this great offer so that you can choose your own one. You can pick from our whole catalogue of stools so if you decide to treat yourself to a really comfy one you can make a great saving! Our recommendation is the Pearl D-790 or the Custom Percussion Drum Throne

10% Off Drum Sticks when you spend £250

We like to say thank you when a customer places a big order with us and what better way than with a discount on the one thing we’re always going to need more of? We have a massive range of drum sticks for you to choose from. Buying as a gift? You can’t really go wrong with the Vic Firth 5A

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If within 30 days of receiving your purchase you decide it is not right for you providing it is returned in “as new” condition within its unopened original packing we will refund or exchange your item as desired. In cases where packaging has been opened we may be unable to offer a refund but in some cases will offer a refund that reflects the reduced resale value of the item.

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If your purchase develops a fault within the 2 year warranty period you can return it to us and we will repair or replace it. A fault is defined as a defect that you would not normally expect to occur through normal wear and tear and that has not been caused by improper use.

Availability: Available to order

Estimated Delivery Date 02/07/2024

SKU: MT564/C-D747

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