Staff

Stacey Montgomery-Clark (VP of Marketing), Andy Zildjian (President), Nort Hargrove (VP of Manufacturing), Robert Zildjian, Willi Zildjian and Peter Stairs (VP of Sales)

Sabian Celebrates 30-Year Heritage

The introduction of AAX and HHX modern cymbal lines. The early signing of endorsers like Larry Londin, Phil Collins and Harvey Mason, and the Signature seri...

Hartley Peavey: How He Did It

Inc. magazine profiled the story of music and audio innovator Hartley Peavey in a recent installment of “How I Did It.” Peavey is the Founder, CEO and sole ...

When Times Get Tough

By Rebecca Apodaca With a degree in music and a certification in Musical Instrument Repair, I founded A & D Music in 1978. It began as a school rental an...
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Put Your Customer In The Picture

By Gene Fresco OK, 2012 is here. Let’s do it right this time. Let’s make 2012 the best year we have ever had, in spite of the wailing about how bad the econ...
2011 Strings For Food A Big Success

2011 Strings For Food A Big Success

It was with great joy that the Independent Music Store Owners (iMSO) announced the Strings for Food 2011 results. With the help of its sponsors, D’Addario, ...

Don’t Miss A Moment

‘Make It Count’ At The 2012 NAMM Show By Dan Ferrisi When one thinks about January, a few different things are likely to pop into one’s mind. There’s the conc...
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Three Winners Explain What They Do So Well

By Brian Berk “He’s a joker. He’s a smoker. He’s a midnight ‘toker.’ He gets his loving on the run.” You can also say he’s a nitpicker, a curmudgeon and,...
Fender Select Series

A Fine Selection

Overview: Fender Select Series Guitars, Basses Specifics: The Fender Select series, designed as “select instruments for select individuals,” is composed of...