Foundation

Foundation of the company SOLTON Music by Josef Sperl and establishment of the administration and production facility in Pocking Germany with focus on the production of guitar, bass tube amplifiers and loudspeaker cabinets.

1972

International breakthrough

The great international breakthrough came with the development and production of the first rotor cabinets made in Europe, two-part and easily transportable.

1975

Fats Domino

Well-known pop singers and gala bands of that time such as Bata Illic, Vico Torriani, Heidi Brühl, Ireen Sheer, Les Clochards, Ambros Seelos, Contis etc. were fully convinced of the perfect sound quality of the SOLTON products. In 1975/76 Fats Domino went on a European tour with complete SOLTON equipment.

1975/2

Bill Haley

Bill Haley (King of Rock'n Roll) went on a European tour with complete SOLTON equipment.

1976

Organ business

Entry into the organ business in cooperation with CRB Italy.

1979

Introduction aa CRAAFT

Introduction of P.A. Exclusive brand "aa-craaft" to Musikmesse Frankfurt.

1981

KETRON

Founding of a sister company in Italy (Ketron) and beginning the development state-of- the- art keyboard technology.

1981

Production Expansion

Renewed production expansion by acquisition of an adjacent production facility with the beginning of its own high-performance loudspeaker production as well as state-of-the-art amplifier technology and construction of professional stage amplifier systems.

1982

Piano Production

Beginning of the SOLTON piano production in Kronach Germany. Brand Klug & Sperl.

1983

Cooperation with TESLA

Extension of the production of amplifiers in cooperation with TESLA (Czech Republic) as well as loudspeaker chassis and housing construction with company Aculab Sofia. Presentation at Messe Frankfurt the aa-rt system "intelligent" processor systems for P-A. Systems.

1987

Piano Cooperation

Piano cooperation with Petrof and IFM (Czech Republic).

1992

SOLTON Keyboards

Introduction of the most successful SOLTON keyboards MS 50 - MS 60 one of the world's best selling keyboards.

1994

Focusing on "High Class" P.A.

Restructuring of the company focusing on the production of SOLTON "High Class" P.A. Facilities from entertainers to major events and installation.

2006

Father & Son

Continuation of the SOLTON-Acoustic company by CEO Sebastian Sperl.

2010

Collaboration

Collaboration with SICA Italy. We use high performance components from SICA© as well as own components.

2012

Extend

In 2015 SOLTON extend his warehouse. Now all products can shipped to our customers around the world.

2015

High Tech

In 2017 SOLTON did a big step into High Performance. We fit the latest features into our active systems.

2017