Tag: Alfred Music

‘Girl Power’ Goes Wild at Last Month’s NAMM Show

‘Girl Power’ Goes Wild at Last Month’s NAMM Show

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

She Rocks Awards Ceremony Honors Women During NAMM Show Shure Named One Of The Best And Brightest Companies To Work For Source Audio Introduces The Nemesis Delay Tom Oberheim And Dave Smith Unveil OB-6 Analog Synthesizer Alfred Music And The MI Industry Celebrate The Life Of Morty Manus Eight New NAMM Board Members Elected During 2016 NAMM […]

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Dueling Banjos

Dueling Banjos

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Alfred Music has released The Complete 5-String Banjo Method series, available in three new levels by Ned Luberecki. Each includes accompanying online audio and video that can be streamed or downloaded to any device. “Beginning 5-String Banjo” teaches chords, strumming, rolls, basic music theory and reading tablature (TAB). “Intermediate 5-String Banjo” starts with a lesson […]

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In Memoriam: Morton Manus

In Memoriam: Morton Manus

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Morton Manus, President of Alfred Music, passed away on January 9 after a battle with cancer. He was a devoted husband to his wife Iris for more than 60 years, a loving father and grandfather, an innovative music publisher, a celebrated author, an inspiring mentor to his staff and dedicated friend. Born in New York […]

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The Hottest NAMM Show Product Debuts…All in One Place

The Hottest NAMM Show Product Debuts…All in One Place

| January 7, 2016 | 1 Comment

Gibson USA Unveils All New 2016 Models Perri’s Leathers Offers New Guitar Strap Collections Fender Introduces Mike Campbell “Heartbreaker” Guitar Alfred Music’s Easy Songs Series For Guitar, Ukulele And Piano The Retailer Proudly Presents NAMM New Product Spotlight Vnewsletter Sign-up Got something you think should be on Vnewsletter? click here   Want to advertise your products […]

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Alfred Music’s ‘Led Zeppelin: Acoustic Sessions’ And ‘Electric Sessions’

Alfred Music’s ‘Led Zeppelin: Acoustic Sessions’ And ‘Electric Sessions’

| November 19, 2015

The Guitar Sessions series from Alfred Music features songbooks centered on detailed instructional video lessons that teach how to play rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest songs, shown step by step by knowledgeable guitar-slinging hosts who then perform the music in its entirety. With “Led Zeppelin: Acoustic Sessions” and “Led Zeppelin: Electric Sessions,” you’ll learn riff by […]

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Alfred Music’s ‘The Tale of Guido d’Arezzo’

Alfred Music’s ‘The Tale of Guido d’Arezzo’

| November 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Alfred Music has released “The Tale of Guido d’Arezzo,” an interactive storybook about the inventor of music notation, which is told with beautiful illustrations and age-appropriate vocabulary. It can be read from the screen or heard by clicking the listen icon. Students will learn how the protagonist laid the groundwork for the system of music […]

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MoMM Raises Funds At Annual Play It Forward Gala

MoMM Raises Funds At Annual Play It Forward Gala

| October 9, 2015

The NAMM Museum of Making Music (MoMM), a division of the NAMM Foundation, raised more than $45,000 at its annual “Play it Forward” Gala on Sunday, October 4. The gala featured an intimate performance by music legends Mavis Staples and Joan Osborne, and spirited live and silent auctions. All of the funds raised will help to offset […]

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Alfred Music’s ‘The Christmas Family Songbook’

Alfred Music’s ‘The Christmas Family Songbook’

| September 24, 2015

It might only be September, but this month’s “Holiday Sales Guide” feature has put everybody at The Retailer in a festive holiday mood. So, what product could be more fitting to profile than Alfred Music’s “The Christmas Family Songbook”? Long recognized as a leader in educational print music publishing, Alfred Music is in the midst […]

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Just For Starters

Just For Starters

| January 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Alfred Music’s Complete Starter Packs join its line of products. New releases include Alfred’s Teach Yourself to Play Banjo Complete Starter Pack, Alfred’s Teach Yourself to Play Mandolin Complete Starter Pack, Alfred’s Teach Yourself to Play Classical Guitar Complete Starter Pack and Alfred’s Kid’s Drum Course Complete Starter Pack. Each pack includes the Alfred Music […]

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Amati USA Names Jay Wanamaker President, COO

Amati USA Names Jay Wanamaker President, COO

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Amati USA, maker of wind instruments, has announced that industry veteran Jay Wanamaker has been named President and COO. Wanamaker will oversee all Amati U.S. operations, including Amati Woodwind & Brass Instruments and V.F. Cerveny Brass Instruments, as well as overseeing the Strunal String Instrument brand. “Jay’s vast experience in running world-class MI wholesale and […]

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