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George Benson

George Benson recalls befriending Bob Cavanagh at the EU Wurlitzer Music store in Boston long before his noted career as an entertainer took off. George often visited the store and spent hours playing the instruments...

Suzanne Ciani

Suzanne Ciani played a key role in the early awareness and usage of electronic musical instruments into pop music, film and even the stage. She was experimenting with electronic musical instruments long before many...

Sergey Kupriyanov

Sergey Kupriyanov is the president of a retail and wholesale company in Russia.  In fact, Sergey was the first current music retailer from Russia to be included in the NAMM Oral History collection when he was...

Greg Mackie

Greg Mackie is the engineer who created a number of audio products that came at the perfect time to start a whole new era in sound production.  Mackie Designs helped define the pro audio world beginning in the...

Steve Morse

Steve Morse has been a regular attendee at the NAMM Shows for several decades thanks to the Ernie Ball Company.  In fact, it was thanks to Sterling Ball that Steve was interviewed during the show in 2015. ...

Dave Pensado

Dave Pensado cares very much about the history of his craft and sharing it!  Dave is the award winning recording engineer who worked on products with Michael Jackson, Elton John, Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige and...

John Roderick

John Roderick studied percussion at the Hart School of Music, which provided to be a great benefit for his long and successful career in the music products industry. John has worked for several top companies so far in...

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NAMM Show 2015- 50 Year Milestone Awards

 NAMM proudly recognizes member companies founded in 1965, who are celebrating 50 years in business this year, 2015!

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George Quinlan talks about Tom Fabish of Quinlan & Fabish

In this segment, George Quinlan talks about the co-founder of Quinlan & Fabish, Tom Fabish.

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