Musical instrument manufacturers - Ko to K9

Musical instrument manufacturers - Ko to K9

Kohala (Ukuleles) See --> Hohner

Koloa (Ukuleles) See --> Shanghai Chaobo Musical Instruments Co.

Kolstein Music Inc.
USA based company that primarily runs a NY based classical string instrument store and restoration & repair workshop called Samuel Kolstein & Son. Ltd but also manufacture accessories such as strings and rosins under the Kolstein brand and supplies Asian sourced instuments using the Liandro DiVacenza name.
Distribution: Non-exclusive distribution/wholesaling of Kolstein branded accessories in the USA by St. Louis Music and in Europe by Petz Kolophonium. Kolstein branded violins distributed in Japan by Mac Corporation
Homepage: .
Kolstein Music Inc., 795 Foxhurst Road, Baldwin, NY 11510, USA.
Tel: +1 516 546 9300. Fax: +1 516 546 9309.

Kong Hsue Sheh
Taiwanese manufacturer of musical instuments and related accessories better known in the west as KHS Group. Manufactures drums and drum hardware under the Mapex brand, concert and marching percussion products under the Majestic label, flutes using the Altus stencil, brass and woodwind instruments under the Jupiter name, musical instument and pro-audio/video stands and racks using the Hercules Stands brand and acoustic guitars using the Walden name

The company has in the past also made woodwind reeds using the Butterfly label, percussion products using the Ross or Ross Mallet titles and guitars, stands & recorders using the Linko brand. KHS has production factilities in Taiwan, Holland, Japan and China, in addition the company runs a chain of high end classical musical instrument stores in Taiwan called Aeolus Music Corp. and is the owner of Hohner.Originally founded in 1930 as Wan-Wu.
Distribution: Mapex distributors : In Ireland and the UK by Korg UK. Jupiter distributors : In Iceland by Tónastöðin & in Ireland and the UK by Korg UK. Hercules Stands distributors : In Brazil by Izzo Instrumentos Musicais and in Mexico by Distribuidora Gonher. Non-exclusive distribution/wholesaling in the USA by Pro Tec and in Canada and USA by KMC Music
Homepage: -- Altus Flutes homepage -- Mapex Drums site -- Majestic drums & percussion -- Jupiter wind instruments -- Hercules Stands homepage -- Walden Guitars site -- Aeolus Music Corp. page.
K.H.S. Musical Instrument Co. Ltd, No. 162, Zhongshan 2nd Rd., Luzhou City, Taipei County 247, Taiwan.
Tel: +886 2 2282 5151. Fax: +886 2 2281 2282.
Majestic Holland b.v., Communicatielaan 6-8, NL-8466 SR Nijehaske, Holland.
Tel: +31 513 46 80 37 (sales) or +31 513 46 80 30 (accounts). Fax: +31 513 46 80 31. E-Mail: info at
Mapex Inc., 118 Wheeler St. LaVergne, TN 37086, USA.
Tel: +1 615 793 2050. Fax: +1 615 793 2070. E-Mail: mapex {at}

Japanese company that manufactures musical instruments, pro-audio products, MI amplification and accessories under the Korg and Vox brands. Originally named Keio Electonics laboratory. The company also acts as the Japanese distributor of Access Music, Aguilar, Allen & Heath, CruzTools, G7th, Moollon, Nord, Propellerhead, PRS, Rockstand, Schoenhut Piano Co., Sonicware, SR Technology, Stanton Magnetics, Ultimate Support Systems, Warwick and 2Box.
Distribution: In Australia by Music Link Australia, in Canada by Jam industries, in Cyprus by Music Sound, in Ecuador by Banlow S. A., in France by Algam, in Hungary by Absolute Bt., in New Zealand by Custom Music International NZ, in South Africa by Tuerk Musical Technologies, in Thailand by S.D.K. Technology Innovation and in the UK by Korg UK, non-exclusive distribution of accessories in the USA by Conn-Selmer
Homepage: -- Vox homepage -- Korg Japan distribution homepage -- Korg USA -- PRS Guitars Japan homepage.
Korg, 4015-2, Yanokuchi, Inagi-shi, Tokyo, 206-0812, Japan.
Tel: +81 (0)42 379 5771. Fax: +81 (0)42 379 5773.

Kortmann Guitars See --> David Homann & Thomas Kortmann (Custom guitars & high end guitar hardware parts)

KP (Educational & childrens percussion) See --> Nakano

Kramer See --> Gibson Guitar Corp.

Krank Amplification
USA based manufacturer of electric guitar and bass amplifiers.
Distribution: In Indonesia by M Station and in Switzerland by Sticks Musique
Homepage: .
Krank Amplification Inc., 3304 N. Delaware, Chandler, Arizona 85225, USA.
Tel: +1 480 776 2993.

Kranz (Electric Violins) See --> Kiso Violin

Krebs & Heinrich GbR
German company that trades as Kreedo and is primarily a retailer of double reeds and accessories for oboe and bassoons, but also makes reeds under its own name and manufactures reeds under the Pro-Reeds brands under license from Ricardo Döringer.
Krebs & Heinrich GbR, 60439 Frankfurt, Buber-Neumann-Weg 68, Deutschland.
Tel: +49 (0)69 57 000 547. Fax: +49 (0)69 57 000 548. E-Mail: info –at-

KR Musical Products (Pedals) See --> Kevin Randall

Japanese manufacturer of high end guitar parts made out of titanium, these include bridges, saddles and truss rods.
Distribution: In the USA by AP International
Homepage: .
KTS Musical Products, 2-13-27 Hizaori-Cho, Asaka-Shi, Saitama 351-0014, Japan.
Tel: +81 48 461 4681. Fax: +81 48 464 9856. E-Mail: info ^at^

Kun Shoulder Rest Inc.
Canadian company that manufactures shoulder rests for violins and violas.
Distribution: In Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, The Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia by Marving Musical Instruments, in Italy by Bode SRL and in Portugal & Spain by Enrique Keller. Non-exclusive distribution/wholesaling in the USA by St. Louis Music and in Europe by Petz Kolophonium.
Homepage: .
Kun Shoulder Rest Inc., 200 MacLaren Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0L6, Canada
Tel: +1 613 232 1861 (int.) or 888 755 9514 (USA & Canada only). Fax: +1 613 232 9771. E-Mail: kun %at%

Kuhlo Guitars See --> Hans Kuhlo

Küng Blockflöten
Swiss company that specialises in the manufacture of recorders, in addition to the more standard instruments they have some quite unusual models such as a sub-bass.
Küng Blockflöten GmbH, Grabenstrasse 3, CH-8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland.
Tel: +41 (0)52 630 09 99. Fax: +41 52 630 0990. E-Mail: info ]at[

Künstlerlob (Rosins) See --> Walter Geipel

Kurioshi (Wind instruments) See --> Worldwind Music

Kurzweil (Keyboards & synths) See --> Young Chang

K. Yairi See --> Yairi Guitar Co.

Kyser Musical Products
USA based company that manufactures capos, strings, picks and other guitar related accessories.
Distribution: In Ireland and the UK by Barnes & Mullins and John Hornby Skewes & Co Ltd, in Italy by Wilder s.a.s., in Japan by Rokkoman, in Malaysia by The Guitar Store, in New Zealand by Music Works Ltd, non-exclusive distribution/wholesaling in the USA by St. Louis Music
Homepage: .
Kyser Musical Products, 28141 State Hwy 64, Canton, TX 75103, USA.

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