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revised April 5, 2010

Noisy Toys Celebrated It's 12th Anniversary in March 2008!

Bill Talbot shows off Noisy Toys' birthday cake

PeaceMUSE performs at Noisy Toys 12th anniversary ... Robert Hilton, Breeze Smith & Paul Morehouse

PeaceMUSE at Noisy Toys 12th anniversary

Robert Hilton plays his teapot horn

KABC's afternoon talk show host Larry Elder and his board operator Efren Meza at Noisy Toys birthday bash

KABC's Larry Elder with his afternoon board operators Mario and Efren and family members outside Noisy Toys

PeaceMUSE plus Christo Pellani & Joe Saco jamming at Noisy Toys

Sharon Talbot & Larry Elder at Noisy Toys

Noisy Toys' Drummers and Friends Have Fun in 2007!

Children's Tumor Foundation 5K event with Breeze, Bill and Chaz at
Westchester Park in September

Carl, Bill and Nick perform at Children's Tumor Foundation event

Noisy Toys' drummers volunteer at Westchester Park for Children's
Tumor Foundation

Students at Noisy Toys Halloween drum circle at Otis College

Father & son cajon duet at Noisy Toys' Holiday Open House

Noisy Toys shopper Lucy makes noise at Noisy Toys' Holiday Open House

Noisy Toys jam with Ron, Paul & Breeze at Holiday Open House

Noisy Toys Celebrates It's 11th Anniversary in Westchester April 2007

Sharon Talbot shows off the Noisy Toys logo cake.

Bill Talbot conducts the Noisy Toys anniversary drum circle.

Some of the Noisy Toys drum circle participants.


Noisy Toys Celebrates the Holiday Season!
December 2006 and January 2007

The Beloso family, Roberto, Evelyn & Danielle, at Holiday Open House
(They demonstrated conga & shakere techniques)

Jon Bare wins giant lollypop drum at Holiday Open House

Bill & Remo Belli at Remo's 50th anniversary party
(During the NAMM Show in Anaheim in January)

Poncho Sanchez performing at Remo's Anniversary party

Sheila E sits in with Poncho Sanchez Band at Remo party

Noisy Toys Celebrates 10th Anniversary
in Westchester March 2006!

Bill & Sharon Talbot show off Noisy Toys 10th anniversary cake!

Michael Thiele & Bill display one of Michael's custom tongue drums

Steven "Breeze" Smith demonstrates REMO Kids' Gathering Drums

Michael Thiele, owner of Hardwod Music
shows off his new tongue drum-cajon

Robert S. Hilton demonstrates his special custom mbira

The Paul Morehouse Trio perform, with Charles Carter,
Paul & Robert S. Hilton

Billy Hill, Breeze & Charles Carter jam at 10th anniversary party

Noisy Toys door prize winner Michael V. Hunter with his custom bass

Jeff Fish, Hector Torres & Breeze relaxing at Noisy Toys

Noisy Toy's Fun During 2005 Holiday Season!

Kay Carlson, Bill's favorite drum teacher!

Jammin' with: Dean Wolfe, Jon Bare, Stephen "Breeze" Smith, George Rossi & Michael O'Day

Michael O'Day, Stephen "Breeze" Smith & Carlito Schaefer at Holiday Open House

Carlito, Bill, Michael O'Day & Breeze @ Holiday Open House

Michael O'Day, Stephen "Breeze" Smith, Hector Torres & Ricardo Wilkins

Interview with photos: -
Dean Wolfe - Didgeridoo player

Randy Gloss, at Noisy Toys
“Second Saturday” event on July 9th

Randy helps Bill choose door prize winner

Fast Fingers Randy

Breeze takes Pandeiro lesson from Randy

Noisy Toys jam with Breeze, Randy, Dean & Bill

Randy discusses technique with Sandy & Ian


See our Interview with Randy Gloss


Carlinhos Pandeiro de Ouro, at our “Second Saturday” event on June 11th

Carlinhos gives Jason a pandeiro lesson at Noisy Toys

Carlinhos demonstrates the proper pandeiro technique

Carlinhos delights Kimyla and her daughter KiSea with his cuica playing

Carlinhos demonstrates the Timba drum

Carlinos offers some tips on pandeiro playing

Carlinos and Bill Talbot congratulate Jeewon (middle) for winning a new pandeiro in the Noisy Toys drawing

Noisy Toys winner Jeewon has her new pandeiro signed by Carlinhos

Robert S. Hilton at Noisy Toys' "Second Saturday" Event in May 2005

Robert S. Hilton playing his handmade instrument, the "Red Thing"

Robert S. Hilton plays his Teapot Horn for Noisy Toys customer John Sawoski and his daughter Isabella

Breeze & Robert Jam at Second Saturday in May

Robert S. Hilton plays the Incredible String Thing at Noisy Toys

More information and pictures on Robert's interview page.

Robert, Bill Talbot & Stephen "Breeze" Smith


View of the Noisy Toys store - lot of stuff for kids!

Another view of store - For grown ups too!

At Noisy Toys, we believe
there's a Drum for Everyone!

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