Antoni Punti

Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Co-Founder
Company Name
Music Distribucion

Antoni Punti and Gabriel teamed up with Keith Mardak in 1972 to form Hal Leonard Spain. The company’s success was fueled by the home organ boom, which was an important milestone of growth for the music industry in Spain. Years before, Antoni was the first person to establish Hammond Organ Studios in Spain and became Managing Director for the famous organ company in 1968. The wholesale business, Music Distribucion, which Antoni and Gabriel later established, helped bring many important brands to Spain including the Pioneer Audio line.