Karl Leong


Oral History Information

Karl Leong participated in the International Coalition during the NAMM Show beginning in 2012 to discuss collaborative efforts in creating more active music makers.  As CEO of KHS, Karl has been active in these and other music education efforts both in Taiwan and around the world.  As CEO, Karl has also been active in growing the company’s brand name, including Jupiter Band Instruments, Mapex Drums, Majestic Concert Percussion, Walden Guitars and Hercules Music Stands.  The company was established in 1930 and the name comes from Contribution (Kong) to School (Hsue) and Society (Sheh).