Arnold Poppenberg


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Arnold Poppenberg Piano

Arnold Poppenberg was hired by the Winter Piano Company as a traveling salesman in 1959, the same year he attended his first NAMM Show. He remained with Winter for ten years, but went on to rep for several other piano companies in the industry making him one of the most successful piano travelers with territory that has covered the entire United States –at least once! Arnold is also an active member of the National Piano Travelers Association, which was originally formed in 1904 and has had their annual meetings and dinner at the NAMM Show ever since.