By now you have probably heard of the passing of a true innovator in the music world, Remo Belli. There have been a flood of great tributes to him and his career coming across social media. Below are a few that we thought did a good job in telling the story of Remo and everything that he has meant to the world of percussion and beyond.
This is a nicely written tribute from the Remo Company Family as well as a very informative obituary.
NAMM Oral History Project
The National Association of Music Merchants does a great job of tracking the history of the music products industry. The have a great interview with Remo Belli in their archives.
“We have interviewed Remo several times for the NAMM Oral History program, the first being on July 18, 2001.”
Inc. Magazine – How I Did It: Remo Belli
This is an article that Jeff Huffman shared in the Chops Transmission back in April. It’s a quick read that covers quite a bit of information on Mr. Belli.
Modern Drummer Spotlight: Remo Belli
Modern Drummer put up a great video interview with Remo that’s also worth watching. You can find this on their Facebook page.