Yamaha Endorsers Dominate Modern Drummer Magazine's 2008 Reader's Poll

3/21/2008 [Drums]

Yamaha Stick Wielders Win Over a Quarter of the Categories, Make Strong Silver and Bronze Showings

BUENA PARK, Calif. — The discerning readers of Modern Drummer magazine, the highest-circulating drumming publication in the United States, voted for 22 categories in the magazine's annual Reader's Poll. Yamaha drummers won six of the top prizes and also filled out many second and third place spots. This year's poll received more votes than any other in the magazine's history.

Modern Drummer 2008 Reader Poll
First place winners include:
"Ultimately our focus is on making the most musical instruments, so we attract the most musical players," said Joe Testa, artist relations manager, Yamaha Drums. "It's gratifying to see our artists receive recognition from Modern Drummer readers. Our roster is something we are very proud of and awards like this further the sense of honor we have in our association with them."

For more information, write Yamaha Corporation of America, Pro Audio & Combo Division, Drum Products, P.O. Box 6600, Buena Park, CA 90622; telephone (714) 522-9011; e-mail infostation@yamaha.com; or visit www.yamahadrums.com.

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