History

Bach History – Additional References

If you are interested in more historical information about Vincent Bach and his instruments these are good references. ITG (International Trumpet Guild) ITG Journal Online ITG Oct. 1976/4 A tribute to Vincent Bach [Selmer Co.] ITG Dec. 1994/12 The Life

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Bach History – Brands

Vincent Bach Brands There have a few different brands of Vincent Bach brass instruments through the years. This list tries to capture various descriptions and information about the various Bach instrument brands.  Apollo model The instrument for the Professional Musician

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Bach History – Corporate Logos

from our collection of various company logos. 1925 1925 1929  1935    1958    1959    1950’s    1970’s   Source: various Vincent Bach publications, Conn-Selmer  

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Bach History – Elkhart manufacturing video (2013)

Take a video tour of the Conn-Selmer Brass Factory in Elkhart, IN, hosted by John Jacobson and members of The Canadian Brass. Find out how trumpets and trombones are made. source: Music Express magazine

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Bach History – Emil Bundschu

We are continuing to develop a more complete biography of Emil Bundschu, Vice President / Sales Manager Vincent Bach Corporation. Emil was one of the Vincent Bach’s key leadership team through his business for more than 30 years, from 1925

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Bach History – Key Leadership

We’re always looking for more information/corrections to include on key persons that were involved in the history of Bach instruments, so please email us through our contact us link in the header. All information is copyright per the original owner/source.

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Bach History – Manufacturing Locations

We’re always looking for more information/corrections to include on key locations that were involved in the history of Bach instruments, so please email us through our contact us link in the footer. All information is copyright per the original owner/source.

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Bach History – Publications Summary

  “Problems of Intonation of Brass Instruments” Vincent Bach Symphony September 1950   from the Library of Congress 1969 book trademark renewals.  Most of these publications can be found here Books and Pamphlets Current and Renewal Registrations Jan – June

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Bach Instrument Pricing – Inflation Adjusted

Have you ever wondered how much a Bach Stradivarius trumpet or trombone from 1956, would cost today?  Using the US Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics CPI calculator, we have calculated what these instruments cost in 2013.  This tool

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Hans J. Bach – Instruments

Hans Julius Bach (Vincent’s brother) helped with Vincent’s early business, and also owned and operated a music store for more than 30 years at 128 West 48th Street, New York City, NY at the same time Vincent was making instruments

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