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Guitarist Dave Stryker Appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music Jazz Faculty
Jimmy Katz
Guitarist Dave Stryker Appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music Jazz Faculty

Bloomington, Indiana -The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce that Dave Stryker will join its faculty as adjunct lecturer in jazz guitar this fall. Stryker was voted one of the Top Ten Guitarists in the 2001 "DownBeat" Reade …

National Endowment for the Arts Announces the 2014 NEA Jazz Masters, Nation's Highest Honor in Jazz
National Endowment for the Arts Announces the 2014 NEA Jazz Masters, Nation's Highest Honor in Jazz

Washington, District of Columbia -Today, the National Endowment for the Arts announced the 2014 NEA Jazz Masters, all unique in their approaches to jazz. Whether it's Richard Davis and Keith Jarrett bringing their jazz background into other musical genres such as classic …

Roland Announces New President Mr. Jun-ichi Miki
Roland Announces New President Mr. Jun-ichi Miki

Los Angeles, CA, March 29, 2013 — Roland Corporation Japan announced today that Mr. Jun-ichi Miki will assume the role of president effective April 1, 2013. Mr. Miki joined Roland Corporation in 1977 and began his dynamic career working in …

The Grammy Foundation® Announces 2013 Grammy® Signature Schools
The Grammy Foundation® Announces 2013 Grammy® Signature Schools

Grants Awarded to 10 Top U.S. Public High Schools for Music Excellence Including Six Enterprose Awards Granted to Economically Underserved Schools Supported in Part by Best Buy, the Ford Motor Company Fund, and the Hot Topic Foundation Sp …

USPTO Includes Bob Moog in 2013 National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductees Announcement
USPTO Includes Bob Moog in 2013 National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductees Announcement

Inductees include inventors of plasma displays, modern synthesizers, cellular technology March 27, 2013, Washington – The U.S. Department of Commerce’s United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the National Inventors Hall of Fa …

Investor Group Led by Wood Creek Capital Acquires Concord Music Group
Investor Group Led by Wood Creek Capital Acquires Concord Music Group

March 25, 2013, BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- Concord Music Group is very pleased to announce that a definitive agreement has been reached with Wood Creek Capital Management LLC to purchase Concord from Village Roadshow Entertainment Group. The …

Marcus Miller, Designated UNESCO Artist for Peace, Celebrates Emancipation at the United Nations
Marcus Miller, Designated UNESCO Artist for Peace, Celebrates Emancipation at the United Nations

Marcus Miller, Designated UNESCO Artist for Peace, Celebrates Emancipation at the United Nations 19th March 2013 -- The United Nations will host American jazz musician and designated UNESCO Artist for Peace, Marcus Miller, in an upcoming …

Korg USA Expands Sales Team
Korg USA Expands Sales Team

MELVILLE, NY, March 2013 - Korg USA, exclusive U.S. distributor of Korg, VOX Blackstar, Lâg and HK Audio products, has announced some new hires and expansions to its inside sales team that reflect the company’s dedication to offering top-no …

Guitar Center To Launch First Ever Musician’s Expo, The Industry-Insider Tradeshow Experience Open To The Public, Coming To Southern California This April
Guitar Center To Launch First Ever Musician’s Expo, The Industry-Insider Tradeshow Experience Open To The Public, Coming To Southern California This April

Guitar Center to Showcase the Latest Top Music Products Shown at the National Association of Music Merchants Tradeshow in January, Offering the Public Unprecedented Access to Preview Products Before They Hit Guitar Center Stores Later This …

Benedetto Guitars Celebrates 45 Years (1968-2013)
Benedetto Guitars Celebrates 45 Years (1968-2013)

Savannah, Georgia -Founded in 1968 by American luthier Robert Benedetto, Benedetto Guitars, Inc. of Savannah, Georgia is celebrating 2013 as their 45th Anniversary of jazz guitar excellence. The small but internationally renowned company builds some of the …

Peavey® Products Named Best in Show, Sound Reinforcement Line of the Year, Best Power Amp, and more at NAMM 2013
Peavey® Products Named Best in Show, Sound Reinforcement Line of the Year, Best Power Amp, and more at NAMM 2013

Music retail experts have honoured Peavey Electronics with multiple awards at the 2013 NAMM show. Across several product categories, Peavey was recognized as an industry leader. Peavey founder and CEO Hartley Peavey comments, “We work hard …

PRS Guitars Partners with Atlantic Forest Reforestation Program in Brazil
PRS Guitars Partners with Atlantic Forest Reforestation Program in Brazil

Paul Reed Smith Guitars is partnering with the Monte Pascoal Pau Brasil Ecological Corridor project (MPPB-EC). Through this partnership, PRS Guitars will donate a portion of the proceeds from guitars made using reclaimed and salvaged Brazil …

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