Oral History Information
Joe Butkevicius became a flute specialist as an instrument repairman. Over the years Joe worked in music retail, for Pearl Flutes and now is employed by KHS. Joe has also been very active with NAPBIRT, the National Association of Professional Band Instrument Repair Technicians. In addition to its newsletter and regional meetings, the association offers training classes and exhibits during its annual conferences. It was at the 2015 annual conference in Normal, Illinois where Joe was interviewed for the NAMM Oral History program.