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Alfred Music Publishing, a leading provider of high-quality music products since 1922, is proud to announce its full-line distribution of Ultimate Support music stands, cases, and equipment. One of the leading manufacturers of instrument and music stands, Ultimate Support sets themselves apart with their innovative design and high-quality manufacturing.

“With our renowned innovation and superior support for musicians worldwide, a distribution deal with Alfred, an equally respected leader in the music products industry, is a brilliant move forward,” said Mike Belitz, CEO of Ultimate Support.

While providing virtually any stand/accessory needed for instruments, live performances, recording studios, and traveling gigs, Ultimate Support is the choice of several top artists and venues worldwide. This includes Tim McGraw, The Viper Room, House of Blues, Miley Cyrus, American Idol, and more. Most Recently, Ultimate Support was represented multiple times on stage and in use at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, CA.

Today, Ultimate Support products continue to exhibit the company’s reputation of being the first to market with innovative solutions and features. Top-selling products like the TS-100B speaker stand and the APEX AX-90 keyboard stand have patent-pending technology that allows for flexible mechanical use and enhanced stability.

“We couldn’t be more thrilled about this new partnership,” said Alfred’s COO Bryan Bradley. “Our products are a perfect compliment to one another. We’re excited to provide our dealer network with Ultimate Support’s line of quality products.”

ABOUT Ultimate Support

Ultimate Support has been a continuous leader in music stands and accessories since 1977, when inventor Darrell Schoenig developed an alternative to the existing unmanageable speaker stands. Since this first prototype, Ultimate Support has grown significantly over 30 years, and is now used among musicians worldwide. Today, Ultimate Support has a full staff of in-house Design Engineers, complete with state-of-the-art modeling software, to continue providing innovative ways to support music.

ABOUT Alfred Music Publishing

Alfred Music Publishing is the world’s largest educational music publisher. Alfred produces educational, reference, pop & performance materials for teachers, students, professionals & hobbyists spanning every musical instrument, style & difficulty level. Alfred’s home office is located in Los Angeles with domestic offices in Miami & New York as well as offices around the world including Australia, Germany, Singapore & the United Kingdom.

Since 1922, Alfred Music Publishing has been dedicated to helping people learn, teach & play music. Alfred currently has over 90,000 active titles. Alfred represents a wide range of well-known publications—from methods like, Alfred’s Basic Guitar, Alfred’s Basic Piano Library, Premier Piano Course, Sound Innovations & Suzuki, to artists like Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Van Halen, Green Day, Michael Jackson, Sheryl Crow, Eagles, Cole Porter & George and Ira Gershwin, to brands like Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of The Rings, Rolling Stone Magazine & Billboard.

In addition to its own titles, Alfred distributes products from over 50 companies, including Belwin, Daisy Rock Girl Guitars, Dover Publications, DW Drums, Faber Music, Highland/Etling, Kalmus, National Guitar Workshop, Penguin, TASCAM, Ultimate Support & WEA.