In 1946 he established the Hollywood Drum Shop in California. Bram en Just still sell regular musical instruments but they decide to specialize in drums.
The first two, three years are hard, not more than about eight drum sets are being sold, mainly to jazz drummers.
Bram, the technician of the two brothers, is constantly looking for approvements and thats why many details are different, every time they deliver a new build drum kit.
In 1960 Just decides to leave the firm and Bram is on his own now.
Forums | Gift guide | Beer | Car | Cowboy | Flags | Metal | Neck inlays | Travel | Violent | Valuation | Web resources | Guitar dating | Shilling | Low watt valve amps | Travel amps | Attenuators | Pedal boards | Walberg & Auge was a music store that became a manufacturer.
Drums were made before 1910, then it became a component maker.
Barney Walberg is attributed as the inventor of the high hat.The typical name used for Walberg products was "Perfection".Their key product though was the shell mounted tom.In the late 1930s a Slingerland dealer Bill Mather designed the new mount and got Walberg to make it.[Source: The great American drums and the companies that made them, 1920-1969 By Harry Cangany, Rick Van Horn ]George Way started the Advance drum company, then joined Leedy in 1921.In 1942 he left Leedy and established his own shop selling parts before moving to Slingerland in Chicago 1945.