Wu H. Hsieh


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Founder, President
Company Name
KHS Musical Instruments

Wu H. Hsieh is the president of KHS Musical Instruments. KHS was named for the Chinese words Kong for contribution, Hsue for school and Sheh for society, therefore clearly stating the company’s goal of contributing to school and society. KHS produces a long line of brands such as Jupiter, Mapex, Linko and Butterfly Reeds. Under Wu Hsieh’s direction the company, which was established in 1930, has supported several music education programs around the globe. Wu Hsieh was also the first international NAMM Board member when he joined the board in 2003.