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Hal Leonard Corporation has purchased Music Minus One. The joint announcement was made by Keith Mardak, CEO of Hal Leonard, and Irv Kratka, owner and founder of Music Minus One.

Read more: Hal Leonard Purchases Music Minus One

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Musikmesse 2017 will be held April 5 – 8, 2017. In sequencing the days from Wednesday to Saturday the organisers are taking account of experiences gathered from the past event as well as of the wishes of the musical instrument industry and the affiliated associations, as expressed in discussions and exhibitor polls.

Read more: Musikmesse 2017: Organizers Announce Dates

Supplier Scene

Pictured here are Ed Ulibarri and John Hernandez.Ashly Audio, has appointed LVX Marketing to serve as its manufacturers representative in northern California and northern Nevada. Between them, LVX President Ed Ulibarri and LVX CEO John Hernandez have over fifty years of experience working with professional audio manufacturers, and their combined experience in the retail market extends even beyond that.

Read more: Ashly Audio Appoints LVX Marketing Rep In Northern California And Northern Nevada

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660 Guitars Live

660 Guitars announces the launch of their website: www.660guitars.com.

Read more: 660 Guitars Launches Website

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On Thursday, May 19, the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) and representatives from its membership will travel to Sacramento to join arts leaders and music educators to ask members of the California Assembly for their support in updating the state’s Visual and Performing Arts standards (VAPA).

Read more: NAMM Urges California State Leaders to Update Visual and Performing Arts Standards

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TMP-Pro sE Electronics

TMP-Pro is pleased to add microphone manufacturer sE Electronics to its pro audio brand lineup. “The unique hand-crafted designs, precision engineering, and quality components of sE Electronics microphones make them a good fit for TMP and an excellent brand to add to our line card,” says TMP’s Eugene Mulcahy, Director of Pro Audio Products.

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Brand new from Dynaudio Pro, the Dynaudio Pro LYD Series personal nearfield monitor. offer producers and musicians nearfield speakers that excel when used in controlled volume listening spaces.

Read more: Dynaudio Pro Introduces LYD Nearfield Monitors

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Whirlwind, a leading interface manufacturer for the live event, audio installations, effects pedals, and theater industries, announced that they are completing a 13,000-square-foot expansion of their New York factory to handle the rapid growth the 41-year-old company has been experiencing.

Read more: Whirlwind Expands New York Factory

Supplier Scene

Mumford & Sons with the France Charity BanjoContinuing with the spirit of giving to the communities welcoming them, Mumford & Sons and Deering Banjos bring you the European Charity Banjos. A Custom one-of-a-kind banjo was made for each country the band is visiting on their May tour. Countries including: Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, France, Holland, and Belgium.

Read more: Giving Back In Europe With Mumford & Sons

People

Shure Incorporated has announced that Jamie Griffin joined the Company as its vice president of operations.

Read more: Shure Names Griffin VP of Operations

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