A drum corps needs marching bass and tenor drums with rich, true tone with a musical blend that is full of character. Premier's bass and tenor drums are unrivaled in quality of sound and build.

All traditional marching bass drums are made with 4mm laminated shells and beech support hoops.

Traditional marching tenor drums feature a 5.5mm unsupported birch shell that produces a wonderful clear tone, complementing perfectly the other voices in the drum corps.

Available in a choice of sizes, Premier marching bass and tenor drums are an integral part of any traditional drum corps.


  • Tenors: 5.5mm birch shell
    Bass: 4mm birch shell with 5mm beech support hoops
  • Diamond Chrome fittings
  • Black bass drum hoops
  • Carry hook included

Premier Traditional Series Tenor Drums