John Roderick

Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Former Marketing Manager
Company Name
Kaman Musical Instruments

John Roderick studied percussion at the Hart School of Music, which proved to be a great benefit for his long and successful career in the music products industry. John has worked for several top companies so far in his career including learning first hand from Charlie Kaman at Kaman Music, Jim Hennessey at The Music People, the D’Addario family at D’Addario & Co. and the Zildjian family at Zildjian. Throughout his career, John has built up strong relationships and product knowledge to assist in creating and marketing the type of products musicians at all levels want to purchase.