In 1883, the Thorens family business was first registered in Sainte-Croix (Ste-Croix), Vaud, Switzerland by Hermann Thorens. An initial producer of musical boxes and clock movements (which they were still producing in the 1950s), they started producing Edison-type phonographs in 1903. Thorens is today one of the oldest audio manufacturers in the world.

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A NEW LEASE OF LIFE FOR THORENS

It’s a big week in analog news as Thorens’ new Managing Director, Gunter Kürten, takes control of the company and moves it to Bergisch Gladbach, Germany.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Industry

Thorens

In 1883, the Thorens family business was first registered in Sainte-Croix (Ste-Croix), Vaud, Switzerland by Hermann Thorens. An initial producer of musical boxes and clock movements (which they were still producing in the 1950s), they started producing Edison-type phonographs in 1903. Thorens is today one of the oldest audio manufacturers in the world.

Associated Content

News

A NEW LEASE OF LIFE FOR THORENS

It’s a big week in analog news as Thorens’ new Managing Director, Gunter Kürten, takes control of the company and moves it to Bergisch Gladbach, Germany.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Industry

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