Werner Hotan


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Company Name
Sacher Music Shop

Werner Hotan has a background as a radio technician and worked in a music retail store in Switzerland before he began working for Mr. Sacher. Werner learned about drum making and many other instruments from Mr. Sacher, who was a legendary percussionist. As the rock and roll movement was increasing in Switzerland in the late 1960s, Werner helped increase the products in the shop, which was a wonderful success.