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To preserve, honor and showcase New England’s musical heritage.

Vic Firth

An accomplished inventor. An accomplished manufacturer. An accomplished musician. A successful educator.  Most people would be happy to hang their hat on one accomplishment of note. Vic Firth was all of these. Born on June 2, 1930 in Massachusetts, raised in Maine, his musical indoctrination began at an early age with the cornet, eventually aspiring to percussion, trombone, clarinet, piano, and music arrangement.  By the time he reached high school, Vic had started his own 18 piece band, the “Vic Firth Big Band” which performed throughout New England. He furthered his education in vibraphone, drum set and timpani at The…

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