Gary Hanser


Oral History Information

Gary Hanser grew up in the music industry.  His grandfather formed a small music store and distribution business in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1924.  Since that time the company has expanded, and with the guidance of Gary and his brothers, Hanser Music now includes such lines as Kustom, B. C. Rich and Spector Basses.  Gary has been active in the business as well as throughout the industry and in fact served on the NAMM Board of Directors beginning in 2006.