Amalio Burguet Spanish atelier that makes high end, hand made classical and flamenco guitars. Distribution: In Australia by EGM Distribution Homepage:http://www.burguet.com . Amalio Burguet, Polígono Industrial Catarroja, Calle Senda des les Ánimes s/n, 46470 Catarroja, Spain. Tel: +34 96 126 34 75. Fax: +34 96 126 75 12. E-Mail: burguet (at) burguet.com
Amati - Denak S.R.O. Czech manufacturer of woodwind, brasswind and handheld percussion musical instruments and related accessories sold under the Amati brand and rotary valve brasswind instruments sold under the V. F. Cervenı brand. Distribution: Non-Exclusive distribution in the USA by David Wexler & Co. Homepage:http://www.amati.cz . Amati - Denak S.R.O., Dukelská 44, 35825 Kraslice, Czech Republic. Tel: +420 352 309 205 and +420 352 309 102. Fax: +420 352 686 951. E-Mail: amati !at! amati.cz
Amberbows (High end classical instrument bows) See --> Walter Mahr
Amedia Zil ve Müzik Aletleri San. Tic. Ltd Turkish maker of handmade band and drumkit cymbals, better known in the west as just Amedia Cymbals. Distribution: In New Zealand by Music Works Ltd, in Singapore by Woodworkz Sound Engineering. Homepage:http://www.amediacymbals.com.tr . Amedia Zil ve Müzik Aletleri San. Tic. Ltd., İkitelli Dolapdere Sanayi Sitesi 13.Ada No:33, Küçükçekmece, İstanbul, Türkiye. Tel: +90 549 5476. Fax: +90 549 0407.
American Plating & Manufacturing Company USA based company that manufactures mouthpieces, lyres, ligatures and other wind instrument parts and accessories alongside simple flutes and whistles, primarily an OEM but they do also sell under their own name, both using their full name and their initials APM. Distribution: Non-exclusive distribution/wholesaling in the USA through St. Louis Music. Homepage:http://www.apmchicago.com . American Plating & Manufacturing Company, 3941 S. Keeler Avenue, Chicago, IL 60632, USA . Tel: +1 773 890 4907. Fax: +1 773 843 1007.
American School of Lutherie USA based company that is primarily an educational consern that teaches the building of electric and acoustic guitars, but on a smaller scale builds high end acoustic steel string guitars under the Ergo brand. Formed in 2001 by Charles and Denise Fox but the former had run C. Fox Guitars and together they had run another company/school under the same name in California. Homepage:http://www.americanschooloflutherie.com -- Ergo guitars homepage American School of Lutherie, Portland, Oregon 97225, USA. Tel: +1 503 292 2385. E-Mail: info [at] americanschooloflutherie.com.
A. M. Gigliotti Inc. USA based clarinet specialist that manufactures Boehm style clarinets in both professional and student variants under the Gigliotti name, in addition to mouthpieces, barrels, cases and related accessories in addition to and clarinet & saxophone reeds and ligatures. The company was founded by the late Anthony M. Gigliotti and is actually better known for their mouthpieces than their instruments, there have been reports recently that the clarinet line itself is getting harder to find but cases and mouthpieces are definitely still being supplied. Company has also issed CD's of classical clarinet music under the Bravo label. Homepage:http://www.clarinetworld.com A. M. Gigliotti Inc., P. O. Box 8387, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA. Tel/Fax: +1 856 667 0837. E-Mail: info =at= clarinetworld.com.
Antony Dixon UK based instrument builder, makes acoustic and classical guitars, mandolins and lutes. Homepage:http://www.guitar-maker.com Antony Dixon, 45 Skegby Lane, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire NG19 6QS, UK. Tel: +44 (0)1623 646079.
APC Instrumentos Musicais Potrugese manufacturer of plucked stringed instruments, the company is primarily an OEM and thus you will find their product sold under a variety of names worldwide, but they do sell under their own brand name, either António Carvalho or António Pinto Carvalho depending on market. They manufacture a dazzling array of instruments ranging from classical and flamenco guitar, through French style jazz guitars, ukuleles to a mind bending variety of traditional Portugese string instruments.
The company was formed in 1976 and is a proper factory although their instruments are still mostly hand made, the company is named after its founder, however the family behind the name have a long history of making guitars and the legendary Portugese maker A. Carvalho from around the turn of the 19th/20th century belonged to that family. Distribution: In Italy by Wilder s.a.s. and in the UK by McClelland Music Ltd. Homepage:http://www.apc-instruments.com . APC Instrumentos Musicais Lda., Lugar da Garapôa, Celeirós, 4705 - 454 Braga, Portugal. Tel: +351 253 672 520. Fax: +351 253 287 298.
USA based company that sells electric guitars & basses under the Brubaker brand, electric guitars, bridges and other hardware, pickups and strings under the Floyd Rose label, musical instrument cases and accessories under the ProRockGear banner. In addition the company distributes Schaller and KTS in the USA. Distribution:Brubaker guitars are distributed in Japan by Sleek Elite. Floyd Rose products are distributed In Bulgaria, Moldova and Romania by Togo Media SRL and in Italy by Grisby Music Homepage: http://www.apintl.com -- Brubaker Guitars homepage -- Floyd Rose homepage -- KTS USA homepage -- ProRockGear homepage. AP International, 5044 Industrial Road, Wall Township, NJ 07727-3692, USA. Tel: +1 732 919 3444. Fax: +1 732 919 6210.
Dutch company that manufactures guitar hardware for acoustic, classical and electric guitars. These are sold under the van Gent brand and include machine heads, tuners, fretwire and fasteners etc. Distribution: In Brazil by Izzo Homepage:http://www.gebrvangent.com . Apparatenfabriek Gebr. van Gent B.V., Postbus 41, 7070 AA Ulft, Holland. Tel: +31 (0)315 681250. Fax: +31 (0)315 630895. E-Mail: mail (at) gebrvangent.com
Applause (Acoustic guitars & ukuleles) See --> KMC Music
Aquarian Drumheads USA based manufacturer of drum heads, sticks, practice pads and related accessories. Distribution: In Argentina by Hendrix Music, in Brazil by Izzo, in Australia by Australis Music , in Canada by Musical Instrument Distribution Canada, in Italy by Gold Music, in New Zealand by Music Works Ltd, in the Philippines by Sound Essentials, in Switzerland by Sticks Musique. Non-exclusive distribution in the Caribbean and South & Central America by Consolidated Music Export Inc. Homepage:http://www.aquariandrumheads.com . Aquarian Drumheads, 1140 N Tustin Ave, Anaheim, CA 92807, USA