Nord and UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd are pleased to announce immediate availability of the new Nord Drum 3P modelling percussion synthesiser. The Nord Drum 3P combines stunning playability with unlimited sound design possibilities from the innovative Nord Drum 2. New features include Reverb and Delay effects, a simplified sound selection mode and new Sound Banks for quickly creating custom kits on the fly.

ND3P Top 560

Photo above: Nord Drum 3P modelling percussion synthesiser - Top (click for hi-res version)

Main Features

  • 6-channel Percussion Synthesiser
  • Nord Drum 3P with integrated multipad, kick pad input and MIDI NEW
  • Nord Drum 3 with 6 generic trigger/drum pad inputs and MIDI
  • Simplified user interface with easy sound selection NEW
  • Advanced sound engine with Resonant Synthesis, Subtractive synthesis and FM-synthesis
  • Reverb and Delay Effects NEW
  • Drive, Crush and EQ-effects per channel
  • MIDI in/out and full CC-control
  • Stereo Output with improved output level 
  • Headphone Output with improved output level

Integrated Multipad

The ultra compact Nord Drum 3P features an integrated super responsive multipad and kick input. Weighing only 2 kg (4,4 lbs)!

New Delay and Reverb effects

The great sounding global Stereo Reverb and Delay effects lets you add a whole new dimension to your drum sounds and the effect amount is easily adjusted for each drum channel.

New simplified sound selection and new sound bank

The new Sound Select-feature lets you browse a wide selection of great sounding drums sounds, simply assigned to each pad inpidually. Easily replace toms, cymbals or kicks in seconds by selecting from our new preset library.

The new factory sound bank features 10 categories of great preset sounds that can be easily assigned to any of the six pads/channels - and is a great starting point in rehearsal situations when you need to find the right sounds in a matter of seconds.

The categories include Kicks, Snares, Toms, Claps, Cymbals, Hi-hats, Melodic, Effects, Materials and Synth.

ND3P Angled Front 560

Photo above: Nord Drum 3P modelling percussion synthesiser (click for hi-res version)


See Robert Mehmet Ikiz perform live on the Nord Drum 3P to backing tracks from his compositions.

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Nord Drum 3 - Live performance by Ikiz -

Pricing and Availability

The Nord Drum 3P is available now priced at £579 RRP inc VAT.

For more information on the Nord Drum 3P please click here.

Nord is distributed in UK and ROI by Sound Technology Ltd.  For more information please call 01462 480000 or visit