A blow by blow history of Schlebach AG

Schlebach AG is a traditional drum building company, based in upper Kleinbasel since its foundation in 1977. It builds Basel drums and Bass drums for all regions of Switzerland, made of aluminum, brass or wood, with diameters from 36 cm to 43 cm. The customer is guaranteed an excellent sound, the highest quality, the shortest delivery times and absolute reliability as well as punctuality - whether for an individual drum or a large order. Another important business is the repair and restoration of drums of all brands, and percussion instruments from our product range. We also deal with drum accessories such as sticks, bandoliers, practice pads, drum cases, notes, cds etc. See shop for more details

Die Geschichte der Schlebach AG

1977 Rolf Schlebach founds his drum workshop and drum school as a sole proprietorship
1985 Takeover of the inventory of Drum-maker Ruedi Wyss
1995 Takeover of the drumhead-making operations of drum builder Rothen
2003 A private company is created from the sole proprietorship with the participation of the Ammann family
2004 Takeover of Drum-maker Harry Bühlmann
2005 Rolf Schlebach sells his shares to the Ammann family and the drum construction and drum school business is separated
2007 Q-certification according to ISO 9001: 2000
2012 Stefan Freiermuth becomes a shareholder and managing director
2013 Stefan Freiermuth acquires all shares of Peter Ammann
2015 Great reconstruction and expansion of the entire shop and workshop
2016 Doubling of the workshop area
2017 The new Homepage with new online shop goes online

The company policy

The customer is king.
We undertake to maintain quality assurance according to ISO standard 9001 and to comply with the following principles:
Our core competence and main products are Basel drums and their accessories.
We strive for high reliability and punctuality with the highest quality and the shortest delivery times.
We are constantly looking for innovative ideas and products.
We repair and tune drums of all manufacturers.
Our equipment corresponds to the respective state of the art.
We keep all the parts used in the manufacturing of Basel drums in stock, and sell them individually or use them directly for repairs of every kind. Our shop always keeps in stock everything you need for a Basel drum.
Schlebach AG regularly donates a Basel drum as recognition for the best drumming in championships or as a prize drum.
All articles which we do not manufacture in our workshop are procured whenever possible in Switzerland or are made in Switzerland.