There seems to be a problem serving the request at this time. Slingerland is a famous drum brand which was well respected amongst jazz drummers of the s and 40s, as well as having a great deal of success through the s and early 70s. The brand is currently owned by Gibson, but there are still many vintage Slingerland drum kits available. Skip to main content. Filter 1.
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Pearl was founded by Katsumi Yanagisawa -who began manufacturing music stands in Sumida, Tokyo - on April 2, In , Yanagisawa shifted his focus to the manufacturing of drums and named his company "Pearl Industry, Ltd. By , the company's name had been changed to "Pearl Musical Instrument Company," and manufacturing had expanded to include drum kits, marching drums, timpani , Latin percussion instruments , cymbals , stands, and accessories. Yanagisawa's eldest son, Mitsuo, joined Pearl in and formed a division to export Pearl products worldwide.
Welcome to the History of Slingerland Drums section of the web site. From here you should be able to gather information to determine what slingerland drums you have and what year they were made. What you might not know if you are new to vintage drums is that manufacturers did not keep accurate serial number records. Inventory control was not an important part of drum making.