Joe Cook


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Factory Worker
Company Name
Gemeinhardt Flute Company

Joe Cook began working in the music products industry with Selmer in 1966 with a focus on the saxophone products.  He joined the Gemeinhart Flute Company in 1986 and remained with the famed Elkhart, Indiana firm until the time of his mini interview in 2011.  While working with the Selmer Company, Joe played a role in the assembly, testing and artist relations including getting to work first hand with such performers as Boots Randolph.