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About KAT Percussion

Kat Percussion began as a small company back in 1985. Owner Bill Katoski and his partner Mario DeCiutiis had a vision to create the best and most innovative electronic drum products the world had ever seen. That goal to make professional e-drum products at the highest level of playability and performance is still alive and well today. When Bill sold the company to Mario in the early 90's the company was renamed Alternate Mode. Mario DeCiutiis, known for his creative thinking and boundless energy is still the chief innovator at Alternate Mode. Over the years, DeCiutiis has developed many innovative and revolutionary electronic drums and mallet percussion products including the malletKAT, panKAT, drumKAT and TrapKAT.

Even in the early days of electronic drum development, DeCiutiis understood that the feel and response of the instrument was every bit as important as its sound, so he spent years developing electronic pad surfaces that responded like the original acoustic instrument. As a result, Alternate Mode's products are widely known as some of the most musically satisfying electronic instruments on the market today.
 
Mario DeCiutiis


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  In 2012, KMC Music, one of the largest independent U.S. distributors of musical instruments and accessories teamed up with DeCiutiis to develop an electronic drum set product line that possessed both superior performance and satisfying response at an affordable price.

The KAT Percussion Digital Drum Set line was born and KMC Music has proudly introduced the KT1 and KT2 Digital Drum Sets - the result of an amazing and exciting collaborative effort between the KAT Percussion Product Management Team and Mario DeCiutiis. Plans are already in place to grow the KAT Percussion line in the near future as KMC Music continues to expand its offering to musicians of all levels.

To learn more about Alternate Mode Electronic Percussion Products, visit the Alternate Mode website. www.alternatemode.com
 
     
 


         
 
  A Division of KMC Musicorp
55 Griffin Road South
Bloomfield, CT 06002 USA
Phone: 877.526.2668
DIGITAL SETS & MODULES
KT1 Digital drum set
KT2 High performance digital drum set
KT3 Advance high performance drum set
KTMP1 Multipad drum
KT3M Sound Trigger/Module
DIGITAL AMPLIFIERS
KA1 Digital Amplifier
KA2 Digital Amplifier
KAT PEDALS
KT-KP1 Bass Drum Trigger
KT-HC1 Hi-Hat Controller - KTMP1
KTHC2 Hi-Hat Pedal - KT3M
KT-SP100 Single Bass Drum Pedal
ACCESSORIES
KT2EP1 9" Pad pack
KT2EP2 Cymbal Pack
KT2EP3 Cymbal/pad pack
KT2EP4 Accessory pack
KT2EP5 11" Pad Pack
KTUI26 Headphones
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