Betty Kline

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Betty Kline was getting a little tired of running to town for band accessories when her husband, a music director, needed something for his students.  What started out being a large box of accessories in her home developed into some of the key band and orchestra music stores in the Sacramento area!  She worked long and hard at building the business, which today includes her two daughters and several grandchildren!  “I am proud of what I was able to do because it helps my family.”  Betty and her daughter Penny were interviewed for the NAMM Oral History program on the heels of the store’s 50th anniversary.

Interview Date:
November 29, 2013
Date of Birth:
June 28, 1928
Deceased Date:
September 30, 2017
Job Title:
Founder
Company:
Kline Music