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Yamaha Sessions | Michael Patrick
With the “Yamaha Sessions” series, Yamaha Music shines a spotlight on established musicians for a pure musical performance, giving artists the time and platform to present their art to a dedicated audience.
Yamaha CP88/CP73 Stage Pianos, STORIA Acoustic Guitars, and Sonogenic SHS-500 Keytars Selected for iF Design Awards
Yamaha Corporation announces that this year three of its designs were selected to receive an iF Design Award, which is a prestigious German design award: namely, the CP88/CP73 stage pianos, the STORIA acoustic guitars, and the Sonogenic SHS-500 keytars.
Yamaha Wins Big at NAMM with Eight Awards for Excellence in Instruments and Sound Gear
BUENA PARK, Calif. (January 27, 2020) ― Yamaha, the world's largest musical instrument manufacturer, was honored with eight awards at this year's NAMM Show, including two products named "Best in Show."
YAMAHA MUSIC EUROPE TO COMMENCE DISTRIBUTION OF AMPEG PRODUCTS IN EUROPE FROM APRIL 1st 2020
Hamburg - Germany – Yamaha Music Europe (YME) is proud to announce from April 1st 2020 it will undertake the representation and distribution of world-leading bass amp brand, Ampeg, in Europe.
Watch Simonne Jones perform Mad World with her FG Transacoustic Guitar.
We visited Yamaha artist Simonne Jones in her Berlin studio for an intimate performance with her new Yamaha FG TransAcoustic guitar. Enjoy this beautiful acoustic rendition of the Tears for Fears classic "Mad World".
Watch Matteo Mancuso (SNIPS) jam with Yamaha Revstar 720B.
Are you ready for Matteo Mancuso? At a very young age, Matteo is one of the fresh new talents that is shaking the dust off the guitar scene and one to look forward in the future.Matteo’s feel for music paired with his unique finger-style and overall outstanding technique has struck a chord with guitarists worldwide.
William Fitzsimmons performs “Distant Lovers” live.
William Fitzsimmons joined us in the studio to record a special intimate version of “Distant Lovers” a song from his latest album. Throughout his European tour, William has relied on his Yamaha NCX2000R nylon string guitar, delivering a dynamic and very balanced tone with a good amount of depth to it, that singer-songwriters appreciate.