The drums are all percussion instruments. A drum kit is collection of drums and other percussion instruments, like the cymbals, which are all played together by a single player, using drum sticks held in the hand, and the feet operate the pedals that control parts of the drum. They are commonly played in a variety of different bands as the rhythm section. Recommended Age 6 + Cost: Individual Lesson: R1200 for 8 x 30 minute lessons per term. Cost: Group Lesson: R800 for 8 x 30 minute lessons per term.