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Reverb Opens Office in Japan
Reverb Opens Office in Japan

Chicago, Illinois -Reverb.com, the leading online marketplace dedicated to buying and selling new and used musical instruments, has opened an office in Tokyo, Japan. The company—which last year doubled the size of its Chicago headquarters and expanded its …

Reverb Eyes Continued Growth With Appointment of Kristen Cho As New CMO And Jessica Reid As VP of Finance
Reverb Eyes Continued Growth With Appointment of Kristen Cho As New CMO And Jessica Reid As VP of Finance

Chicago, Illinois -Reverb.com, the leading online marketplace dedicated to buying and selling new and used musical instruments, has hired Kristen Cho to lead the company’s marketing efforts and Jessica Reid to head the finance team. Since launching in 2013 …

Hal Leonard Celebrates 35 Years with Centerstream Publishing
Hal Leonard Celebrates 35 Years with Centerstream Publishing

Milwaukee, Wisconsin -Hal Leonard, the world's largest publisher of music performance and instructional materials, honored one of its longest-standing distribution partners at the 2019 NAMM Show. Hal Leonard Chairman and CEO Keith Mardak presented Centerstrea …

Eileen Strempel Named New Dean of UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music
Eileen Strempel Named New Dean of UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music

Los Angeles, California -Eileen Strempel, opera singer and professor of voice in the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, has been named inaugural dean of the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, effective July 8. “The Herb Alpert School of …

IBERIABANK Invests in the New Orleans Music Economy Initiative
IBERIABANK Invests in the New Orleans Music Economy Initiative

New Orleans, Louisiana -IBERIABANK, the 131-year-old subsidiary of IBERIABANK Corporation (NASDAQ: IBKC), is pleased to announce its investment in the New Orleans Music Economy (NOME) initiative, led by Greater New Orleans, Inc. (GNO, Inc.). Wh …

Marc Byers Named General Manager of Motown Records
Marc Byers Named General Manager of Motown Records

Los Angeles, California -Marc Byers has been named to the newly created position of General Manager, Motown Records, it was announced today by the label’s President Ethiopia Habtemariam, to whom Byers reports. The highly regarded entrepreneur and executive will …

GNO, Inc. Launches New Orleans Music Economy Initiative
GNO, Inc. Launches New Orleans Music Economy Initiative

New Orleans, Louisiana -Yesterday, Greater New Orleans, Inc. (GNO, Inc.), along with music business leaders and economic development partners, launched the New Orleans Music Economy (NOME) initiative.The New Orleans Music Economy initiative was …

Gator Launches Levy’s Leathers New Rebrand and Announces Jen Tabor as the New Levy’s Brand Director
Gator Launches Levy’s Leathers New Rebrand and Announces Jen Tabor as the New Levy’s Brand Director

Tampa, Florida -The Gator Co. family of brands is excited to officially launch over 150 Levy’s Leathers’ new guitar strap designs as part of a rebrand and announce Jen Tabor as the new Levy’s Brand Director.Last year, Gator Co. acquired Levy’s Leathers, …

Delta Blues Museum Celebrates Its 40th Year
Delta Blues Museum Celebrates Its 40th Year

Clarksdale, Mississippi -Mississippi's first music museum reaching global audiences in new ways throughout milestone year Mississippi's oldest music museum and the world's first museum dedicated to the art form known as "the blues," the De …

Library of Congress Acquires Archive of Jazz Great Billy Strayhorn
William P. Gottlieb
Library of Congress Acquires Archive of Jazz Great Billy Strayhorn

Washington, District of Columbia -Nov. 29 Marks the 103rd Anniversary of Strayhorn’s Birth The Library of Congress announced today that it has acquired the original manuscripts documenting the work of composer, arranger and pianist Billy Strayhorn. …

Yamaha Professional Audio Expands Global R&D Team
Yamaha Professional Audio Expands Global R&D Team

Buena Park, California -Yamaha Corporation of Japan, Professional Audio division, building upon the company's strong growth in pro audio around the world, is transitioning some critical R&D head office functions and building up teams in the U.S. and Europe. …

Cape Town selected as 2020 International Jazz Day Global Host City: “A recognition of South Africa’s strong commitment to cultural diplomacy”
Diego Delso
Cape Town selected as 2020 International Jazz Day Global Host City: “A recognition of South Africa’s strong commitment to cultural diplomacy”

Paris, Île-de-France, France -UNESCO’s Director-General, Audrey Azoulay, is pleased to announce that the International Jazz Day Global Host City for 2020 will be Cape Town, South Africa, marking the first time the celebration is hosted by an African city.“This decisi …