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A drum kit (also called a drum set,[a] trap set, or simply drums) is a collection of drumscymbals, and sometimes other auxiliary percussion instruments set up to be played by one person.[1] The drummertypically holds a pair of matching drumsticks or special wire or nylon brushes; and uses their feet to operate hi-hat and bass drum pedals. 

A standard kit usually consists of:[2]

The drum kit is a part of the standard rhythm section and is used in many types of popular and traditional music styles, ranging from rock and pop to blues and jazz.

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