Brass & Woodwind Instrument Players
Ingolf Burkhardt about his Yamaha instruments : For me, the direct response and the way the notes fit into place are just fascinating - this makes it possible to play fast passages precisely and with ease. This means: start playing - feel good
At the age of eighteen, he started playing with the BRT-Jazz Orchestra & BRT-Big Band (Belgian Radio & Television), the Act Big Band (dir. Michel Herr) and a lot af small jazz-groups.
Dieter Flury is solo flutist of the Vienna Philharmonic and a long lasting Yamaha Artist. He plays on a 14k golden flute.
Grammenos Chalkias has held the position of Principal Clarinet with the City of Athens Symphony Orchestra since 2000.
Artis Sīmanis is the founder of the Riga Saxophone Quartet (1992) as well as the initiator and Artistic Director of the International Saxophone Music Festival Saxophonia.