You know the distinct feel of velvet, but Ayotte has created the distinct sound of Velvet; a kit that has been called both sensational in style and sound by acclaimed UK Rhythm Magazine! Take a look…

All Velvet kits, made of only the best 8-ply sugar hardened maple shells, are made to be the set you live and your audience dies for! The sounds that are achieved from the full 1 ½ octave tuning range is perfectly suited for everything from the lightest jazz to the heaviest metal, while turning the soundman’s nightmare upside down! Any of the 9 finishes offered are made to be blindingly superb on stage and gets you the attention you rightly deserve.
With all of the features you'd expect, Ayotte Tune Lock Tension System, spurs, tom mount, and the craftsmanship we're known the world over for, this is true quality, attractively priced. Numerous sizes, multiple finishes, a kit that out performs again and again, what are you waiting for? Get into the quality you deserve!

Available configurations

  • Bass Drums: 24x18, 22x18, 20x18, 18x18
  • Floor Toms: 18x17, 16x15, 14x13
  • Rack Toms: 13x10, 12x9, 10x8, 8x7
  • Snare: 14x6.5, 14x5.5, 12x5


Colours Available

Choice of satin and gloss finishes


Tune Lock Tension System photo
Maple Shell - 8-ply Toms & Bass Drum, 10-ply snare photo
Bearing Edges - 45° Angle photo
Full Face Wood Hoops on all drums photo
AYOTTE Spurs - included on all Bass Drums photo
Rack & Pinion Snare Release photo
Thicker shell great for punch And attack with smooth overtones, perfect for heavyhitters
Full 1 ½ octave tuning range
AYOTTE Badges - provide unique serial numbers

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