Vic Firth inducted to hall of fame
The world’s leading brand in the stick industry, Vic Firth, has been inducted into the Music for All 2013 Bands of America Hall of Fame. The Bands of America Hall of Fame recognizes those who have greatly impacted the nation in terms of band activity and music education.
“To be recognized with this award is a great honor and motivation to do even more,” Vic said. “Students have always been a great source of inspiration to me. The future of music lies in young musicians’ hands. For this reason, we must stimulate, encourage and nurture their talents to their fullest potential. And to the teachers of the world, I thank you for what you do! You are the true unsung heroes of the music business!”