Grand Opening of Zildjian West Coast Office
The Avedis Zildjian Company held an open house on June 21 to celebrate the opening of its new West Coast Artist Relations Office in the CenterStaging complex in Burbank, Calif. Zildjian first opened a West Coast Artist Relations office in 1982 in West Hollywood; In 1989, the office relocated to Studio City, CA.
More than 200 Zildjian artists and industry friends stopped by to check out the new West Coast Artist Relations Office, as well as Zildjian’s new Gen16 office. The event featured a selection of Sound Lab Prototypes for artists to play and provide feedback. Artists included Vinnie Colaiuta, Gary Novak, Sheila E, Airto Moreira, Russ Miller, Gil Sharone, Marvin “Smitty” Smith, Teddy Campbell, Aaron Spears, Nisan Stewart, Gorden Campbell, Kenny Aronoff, Luis Conte, Ronald Bruner Jr., Danny Seraphine, Mike Malinin, Michael White, Vince Wilburn and others.