Music & Sound Award Winners

Music & Sound Award Winners

DEALER WINNERS

MULTI-STORE DEALER DIVISION

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – GUITARS & BASSES
Alto Music (NY)

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – KEYBOARDS
Sam Ash

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – INSTRUMENT AMPLIFIERS
Ken Stanton Music (GA)

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – SOUND REINFORCEMENT
Hermes Music (TX)

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – RECORDING-RELATED PRODUCTS
Alto Music (NY)

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – PERCUSSION
Skip’s Music (CA)

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – DJ EQUIPMENT
IDJ Now (NY)

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – BEST CLINICS
Alto Music (NY)

BEST MULTI-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE
Skip’s Music (CA)

BEST SALES STAFF 2013
Alto Music (NY)

2013 MULTI-STORE DEALER OF THE YEAR
Alto Music (NY)

 

SINGLE-STORE DEALER DIVISION

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – GUITARS & BASSES
Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center (MD)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – KEYBOARDS
Sweetwater (IN)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – INSTRUMENT AMPLIFIERS
Sweetwater (IN)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – SOUND REINFORCEMENT
Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center (MD)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – RECORDING-RELATED PRODUCTS
Sweetwater (IN)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – PERCUSSION
Lone Star Percussion (TX)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – DJ EQUIPMENT
Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center (MD)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – BEST CLINICS
House of Guitars (NY)

BEST SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF 2013 – BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE
Sweetwater (IN)

BEST SALES STAFF 2013
Corner Music (TN)

2013 BEST NEW DEALER
Village Music Wellington (FL)

2013 SINGLE-STORE DEALER OF THE YEAR
Holloway’s Music (NC)

MANUFACTURER/SALES REP WINNERS

BEST ACOUSTIC GUITAR OF 2013
Taylor’s Grand Orchestra

BEST ELECTRIC GUITAR OF 2013
PRS Guitars’ S2 Custom 24

BEST BASS GUITAR OF 2013
PRS Guitars’ Gary Grainger Five-String Bass

BEST GUITAR ACCESSORY OF 2013
Kyser’s Red Bandana Quick-Change Capo

BEST KEYBOARD/SOUND MODULE OF 2013
Casio’s Privia Pro PX-5S Stage Piano

BEST INSTRUMENT AMPLIFIER OF 2013
Yamaha’s THR10C Classic Combo Modeling Combo Amp

BEST POWER AMPLIFIER OF 2013
QSC’s PLD Series Processing Amplifiers

BEST SPEAKER OF 2013
JBL’s PRX715 Multi-Purpose Loudspeaker

BEST MULTITRACK RECORDER/RECORDING & MIXING SOFTWARE OF 2013
Zoom’s H6 Handy Recorder

BEST MIXER/CONSOLE OF 2013
PreSonus’ StudioLive 32.4.2 AI Digital Mixer

BEST CABLED MICROPHONE OF 2013
Sennheiser’s e 935 Cardioid Vocal Stage Microphone

BEST WIRELESS SYSTEM OF 2013
Sennheiser’s Digital 9000 Wireless System

BEST DRUM SET OF 2013
Mapex Drums’ Saturn IV Series

BEST CYMBALS OF 2013

Sabian’s 24-Inch AA Bash Ride

BEST PERCUSSION ACCESSORY OF 2013
Mapex Drums’ Falcon Hardware Series

BEST INSTRUCTIONAL BOOK/VIDEO OF 2013
Alfred’s Basic Rock Guitar Method

BEST FLOOR EFFECT OF 2013
TC Electronic’s Ditto Looper Guitar Effects Pedal

BEST MUSIC SOFTWARE/MULTIMEDIA OF 2013
Propellerhead’s Reason 7

BEST BAG/CASE OF 2013
Gator Cases’ Journeyman Series

BEST DJ PRODUCT OF 2013
Pioneer’s DDJ-SX DJ Controller

BEST LIGHTING PRODUCT OF 2013
CHAUVET DJ’s SlimPAR HEX 3 IRC

BEST NON-GUITAR FRETTED INSTRUMENT OF 2013
Ibanez’s B200 Five-String Banjo

BEST ACCESSORY OF 2013
Orange Amplification’s VT1000 Valve Tester

BEST MANUFACTURER NEW TO THE MARKET
Rain Riser Systems

2013 PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
TC Electronic’s Ditto Looper Guitar Effects Pedal

2013 REPRESENTATIVE OF THE YEAR
Frank Maglio, Mindshare Marketing

2013 OUTSTANDING COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
D’Addario

2013 MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR
Sabian

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT/HALL OF FAME
Paul Reed Smith, PRS Guitars