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Reinventing piano music: Intriguing Interview with Yamaha Artist Nils Frahm
Re-interpreting the tradition of a great instrument over and over again: Yamaha Artist Nils Frahm blurs the boundaries between genres and inspires a worldwide audience with his compositions.
MULTI-AWARD WINNING, PLATINUM-SELLING YAMAHA ARTIST JOHN LEGEND HEADLINED THE 24th ANNUAL NOBEL PEACE PRIZE CONCERT IN OSLO, NORWAY!
Oscar, Grammy and Tony Award winner John Legend performed as the headline act at the 24th annual event in Oslo, Norway on December 11th, honouring the Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
Interview with Akiyoshi Sako
Akiyoshi Sako is a pianist who employs orthodox German techniques, and has earned high praise for his performances and recordings of the complete Beethoven piano sonatas. He has performed solos, chamber music, and a wide range of other works, and also enjoys success as a conductor. In this interview, Sako reflected on his past as he shared his thoughts as a performer and conductor.
Stunning Interview Video of Yamaha Artist Omar Sosa
7-times Grammy nominated and world-renowned jazz pianist Omar Sosa is currently touring all around the world, performing in various spectacular locations. In the course of his global tour, Omar also came to Hamburg to give a concert in the Elbphilharmonie as well as to visit Yamaha Music Europe Headquarters.
Yamaha supports the North Sea Jazz Festival 2017 as a sponsor
Yamaha partook in this year’s North Sea Jazz Festival by providing numerous instruments for the internationally renowned event.
Interview with Noriko Ogawa
Operating out of the United Kingdom and Japan, Noriko Ogawa is engaged in activities all over the world. On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of her success at the Leeds International Pianoforte Competition, which launched her professional career, we discuss her life to date as a pianist and her current projects.
51. Montreux Jazz Festival
From 30th June to 15th July 2017, the annual Montreux Jazz Festival takes place again: a fascinating musical odyssey that has been taking place since 1967 every summer at the idyllic location on Lake Geneva.