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Musikmesse 2018 Live Shows
The Yamaha Main Stage line up this year is one definitely not to be missed. We’re thrilled to be hosting a range of young, up and coming musicians from across Europe, varying in genre and style - playing every hour for half an hour.
Female Artists Take Control for International Women’s Day 2018
International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, as well as a call to action for accelerating gender parity. We are extremely proud that so many inspiring women choose a Yamaha Guitar or Bass as their weapon of choice, and decided to reach out to a few of our awesome female artists on this wonderful day to give them the power!
New Yamaha Guitars Live Session feat. Simonne Jones
Watch our latest Yamaha Guitars live session featuring the multi-talented Simonne Jones performing “Runaways” in an exclusive acoustic version. Recorded in 1 take with 1 camera. Check it out …
Poolside sessions at this year’s NAMM Show
Away from the chaos of the NAMM Show, we invited some artists to hang out for some jams in the sunshine checking our latest gear.
Three Yamaha Musical Instruments Selected in the German Design Award 2018
Yamaha Corporation's Electric Violin "YEV," Electric Guitar "REVSTAR," and Mobile Mini Keyboards "reface" have been awarded the German Design Award 2018 and all the three products have been chosen as a "Winner" for their excellence.
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.
Chris Minh Doky
Minh Doky stands out as one of the most talented bass players in contemporary music. The artist is regarded among the masters of the upright bass widely recognized for his passionate delivery and extraordinary technical gifts. Born into a musical family in Copenhagen, Denmark, Doky was motivated and taught by his father, learning to play the piano at age six.
Yamaha Sessions | Ladylike Lily, "Bain de Minuit"
Ladylike Lily is the solo project of multi-talented French Artist Orianne Marsilli. We met Orianne in her hometown Paris for a live version of her song “Bain de Minuit” from her 2016 release "Dans la Matiére". Click to watch the video…