West L.A. Music Named Top Percussion Dealer by AIMM, Sabian and DW

The 2006 NAMM Show

LOS ANGELES, CA – JAN. 2006 – West L.A. Music was named ‘2005 Drum and Percussion Dealer of the Year’ by the Alliance of Independent Music Merchants (AIMM), during the recent NAMM show in Anaheim, California. John Anning, Director of Business Development, presented the award to West L.A. Music, during the AIMM dealer meeting. The award recognizes West L.A. Music as the top drum and percussion dealer in the country. AIMM represents the top music retailers in the US.

Sabian Cymbal Company awarded West L.A. Music ‘Dealer Of The Year 2005’ for overall excellence in Cymbal Sales. The award was presented t West LA Music’s Artist Relations director, Rick Waite, by Lain Davy, President of Sabian, and Chris Delisa, Sabian’s West Coast Sales Manager. The presentation took place at the Sabian Booth during the 2006 Winter NAMM Show. West L.A. Music was the #1 independent dealer in the country for overall sales volume.

West L.A. Music also received Drum Workshop’s ‘Dealer Of The Year’ award for best Drum Department. A gold plaque was presented to West L.A. Music by DW President Chris Lombardi, and DW Vice President, John Good, at the DW Drums exhibit during the 2006 Winter NAMM show. The Dealer of the year award is presented to the store with the largest volume in the western region.

For forty years, West L.A. Music has supplied music, audio and recording equipment to recording studios, broadcast companies, film and video post-production facilities, major artists, producers, composers, and record companies, as well as schools, churches and government agencies. West L.A. Music offers expert system design, installation, and training services for outfitting home studios, sophisticated world-class studios, local clubs, concert arenas, and more. For more information, call West L.A. Music at 310-477-1945, or visit the West L.A. Music website at www.westlamusic.com