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Vic Firth Receives NAMM Milestone Award, Commemorating 50 Years of Service in the Music Products Industry
Vic Firth Co., the world's largest and leading manufacturer of drumsticks and mallets, is the proud recipient of NAMM’s Milestone Award.
News has just arrived that eighth blackbird's latest album, "Meanwhile" on Cedille Records, is nominated for a Grammy Award in the category of Best Small Ensemble Performance.
On November the 4th, Vic Firth Co held its annual PASIC Private Drum Teacher Seminar! The seminar, hosted by world-class clinician and motivation speaker Dom Famularo, drew over 100 percussion teachers from around the world!
The Vic Firth Earplugs are the world’s highest fidelity non-custom earplugs. They are configured to replicate the natural response of the ear canal so that when sound enters the earplug, it is reproduced exactly as the ear would hear it, only quieter.
New design is crafted in hickory to provide an improved rim shot sound while enhancing the durability of the stick. The overall weight has been reduced, making it easier to maneuver around the drums at high speeds.
The Westwood High School Percussion Ensemble from Austin, Texas, under the direction of Vic Firth Educational Artist Sarah Santa Cruz, has been selected to perform at the 2012 Midwest Clinic.