Tributes for Remo Inc Founder Remo Belli Following Death Aged 88


Remo Belli, founder and CEO of drumhead manufacturer Remo Inc, died aged 88 on Monday 25th Apr due to pneumonia.

Remo Inc stated: "It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Remo D Belli, our beloved founder and leader.  An innovator, pioneer and icon of the world of percussion, he was an inspiration to us all for breaking new ground and making a difference in the world.

"Remo was a visionary. In 1957, he invented the first successful synthetic drumhead which forever changed the sound of music of all genres." 

Tributes have been made throughout the music industry: