Adams Musical Instruments

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Adams Musical Instruments is a manufacturer of percussion instruments based in the Netherlands.

History[edit]

The company was founded by amateur musician André Adams, who started repairing brass instruments in 1971. Music was Adams hobby while engineering was his passion in life. He gained experience as a maker of instruments with various firms throughout Europe. With this unique background and skill, it led him to the foundation of one of the world’s largest manufacturers of percussion instruments.[1]

Cooperation[edit]

Adams Musical Instruments has expanded due to the fact that they have been in partnerships with the following:

  • professional musicians
  • amateur musicians
  • several universities[1]

Awards[edit]

Adams Musical Instruments has received the following awards:

  • Limburg Export Award[2]
  • King William 1 award[3]

Location[edit]

The instruments are sold in North America and Japan through Pearl Drums. Some notable dealers of Adams trumpets and flugel horns in North America include Austin Custom Brass and J. Landress Brass.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Company Profile". Paukenfabriek Adams B.V. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "King William 1 Award". Adams Musical Instruments. Retrieved 9 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "ADAMS MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS WINS THE PRESTIGIOUS DUTCH KING WILLIAM 1 AWARD 2010". Pearl. Retrieved 9 February 2017. 

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