Robert “Bob” Zildjian

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Sabian Cymbals Founder Passes

Robert “Bob” Zildjian, founder of the Sabian cymbal company, passed away on March 28, at his home in Brunswick, Maine. He was eighty-nine years old. Robert was a descendant of ten generations of Armenian cymbal makers, including his father, Avedis,…

Modern Drummer
Apr 1, 2013