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Trade Regrets

Everett "Vic" Firth passed away on July 26th at the age of 85.

Beginning as the youngest principal timpanist ever for the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Firth designed his own sticks when he felt the ones he had weren't up to par.

Read more: Trade Regrets: Vic Firth >>>

Supplier Scene

Gold Jackson Enterprises, makers of GJ2 Guitars, have reached an agreement with Premier Builders Guild to become the dominant vendor for the USA production of Fano Guitars.

Read more: GJ2 Guitars Expand OEM Business With Fano Guitars >>>

Supplier Scene

The Chauvet DJ team is looking for DJs who want to have a frightfully good time being a part of the annual Halloween video produced by the company’s marketing team.

Read more: Chauvet DJ Halloween Scream Test >>>

People

As part of its continued expansion, Roland Corporation U.S. has augmented its team with new appointments in sales, management, support and HR.

Quynh (pronounced "Quinn") Nguyen has been appointed as senior human resources manager. 

Read more: Roland Further Expands U.S. Team >>>

People

Korg USA Inc. welcomes Jon Bingham to their field sales team as the new sales representative for the Southwest territory (California/Nevada/Arizona/Hawaii).

Read more: Korg Adds Bingham to Sales Team >>>

Supplier Scene

Now in its fourth successful year, Orange Amplification is delighted once again to be main sponsor of the Progressive Music Awards.

Read more: Orange Amplification Present The 4th Annual Progressive Music Awards >>>

Supplier Scene

Leaders from Durham’s civic organizations, cultural institutions, government and business announced that Moogfest – the internationally acclaimed festival of music, art and technology – will debut in Durham May 2016.

Read more: Moogfest Announces Dates for 2016 >>>

Supplier Scene

Goodtime banjo owners can now turn their Goodtime into the banjo of their dreams, thanks to Deering’s exciting new #YESBANJO Trade Up Program.

Read more: Deering Launches #YESBANJO Trade Up Program >>>

Supplier Scene

Audio-Technica has recognized Wadsworth, Ohio-based Online Marketing with its Samurai Award for the 2014/2015 fiscal year.

Read more: Audio-Technica Honors Online Marketing with Samurai Award >>>

Trade Regrets

On July 17th, we received the following message from NAMM’s Dan Del Fiorentino:

William Petersen who served as president of the Selmer Corporation from 1975-1990 during a time of great growth, passed away yesterday at the age of 85.

Read more: Trade Regrets: William Petersen >>>

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