Archive for 2002

Current President, Fred W. Gretsch
started assembling drums very early in life!

Tuesday, January 1st, 2002

Did You Know??

Fred Gretsch, Sr., his grandson & current owner Fred W. Gretsch, & his son Fred Gretsch, Jr.

Fred Gretsch, Sr. was only fifteen years old when he took over his father’s company.

It’s hard to imagine a fifteen year old wearing knickers and owning a growing music manufacturing company with twelve employees. But Fred Gretsch, Sr. wasn’t your typical teenager. (more…)