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Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Plays Leading Role In Vatican Sainthood Ceremony
In mid-October, Pope Francis led a ceremony in St Peter's Square, Vatican City, to elevate seven people to sainthood. Held in front of a 60,000-stong crowd, including many heads of state, the Vatican’s installed Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 system mixed both the live and broadcast sound.
The ProVisionaire series custom control panel has been updated to V3.0
The "ProVisionaire Series" software applications that allow you to create original touch-panel controllers using only intuitive operations have been updated to V3.0. The "ProVisionaire Control" PC software now lets you design controllers for the "ProVisionaire Touch KIOSK" iPad app. By sending the data via Wi-Fi from the PC to the iPad, controllers can now be created with a more efficient workflow. In addition, not only Yamaha PA devices but also NEXO NXAMPmk2 Powered TD Controller is now supported. This allows a further expanded range of applicability. ProVisionaire series Version 3.0 strengthens the design usability and interoperability of controllers, providing a controller solution that's more convenient than ever before.
Yamaha Pro Audio Education and Training Expanded with New “Audioversity” Initiative
Training seminars conducted by Yamaha sales subsidiaries around the world are to be consolidated under a new “Audioversity” banner and expanded for even greater reach and effectiveness.
Legendary Wisseloord Studio Hosts RIVAGE Mixing Masterclass
The success of Yamaha’s RIVAGE PM7 digital mixing system means that sound engineers throughout Europe are keener than ever to discover more about the RIVAGE system. At the end of July, 50 Dutch engineers got the opportunity to enjoy a demonstration at Hilversum’s legendary Wisseloord Studio.
The “Two Yamahas”, Yamaha Corp. and Yamaha Motor, Join Forces in a Single Event―Two Yamahas, One Passion -RIDERS MEET PIANIST- Event Presented in Video
Pianist Francesco Tristano presents an original composition, performed here for the very first time. Five Yamaha MotoGP riders including Valentino Rossi speak from the heart about “KANDO(*).”
Yamaha’s Global Guests Enjoy The Magic At Disneyland Paris
The annual Yamaha Commercial Audio System Designer’s Conference (SDC) is always a highlight for the company’s specially-invited guest list. Taking place in a different European country each year, in 2018 France was the host. This is why, for two days at the end of September, over 300 audio industry professionals from 36 countries joined the families and fun at Disneyland Paris.
Yamaha's Venova Wins Grand Award with Special Mention in the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2018
Yamaha Corporation announces that the Venova—a casual wind instrument from Yamaha—was recognized by the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2018 with the prestigious Grand Award with Special Mention.
Yamaha Puts Audio’s Unsung Heroes In The Spotlight
Yamaha Music Europe has debuted a new YouTube video channel which informally profiles the unsung heroes of sound, including mix engineers, sound designers, technicians and other audio professionals, allowing them to share their stories and professional experience. Titled In The Spotlight, the first video features the legendary Terry ‘TJ’ Jackson (Earth Wind & Fire / Michael Jackson) who discusses how he became a leading mix engineer and imparts invaluable advice.