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NAMM 2016: Yamaha introduces Wireless MIDI

NAMM 2016: Yamaha introduces Wireless MIDI

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Yamaha has introduced Wireless MIDI at NAMM 2016, offering musicians the freedom of mobile connectivity between instruments and iPhone, iPad ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 21st 2016 at 6:00PM
NAMM 2016: Yamaha reintroduces Recording Custom Drum Series

NAMM 2016: Yamaha reintroduces Recording Custom Drum Series

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After three years of development, Yamaha has reintroduced its iconic Recording Custom Drum Series at the NAMM 2016 show in ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 21st 2016 at 5:59PM
NAMM 2016: Yamaha to present new Recording Custom Drum Series

NAMM 2016: Yamaha to present new Recording Custom Drum Series

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Next week’s NAMM show will see Yamaha present its new Recording Custom Drums Series, designed in partnership with Steve Gadd.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 4:58PM
'Guitar marketing is stuck in the dark ages; it's time to evolve'

'Guitar marketing is stuck in the dark ages; it's time to evolve'

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This week, Yamaha unveiled a new guitar range (Revstar) backed up with a sleek new marketing campaign. Daniel Gumble looks at why others could learn a lot from ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Dec 17th 2015 at 10:35AM

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VIDEO: Yamaha unveils Revstar electric guitar range

VIDEO: Yamaha unveils Revstar electric guitar range

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Yamaha has this morning (Tuesday, December 15th) lifted the lid on its Revstar electric guitar range, in what is its ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Dec 15th 2015 at 11:19AM
A major rival to Fender and Gibson? The story behind Yamaha Revstar

A major rival to Fender and Gibson? The story behind Yamaha Revstar

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This week, Yamaha unveils a brand new electric guitar range that's been over two years in the making in the form of Revstar. Having made its international debut at ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Dec 14th 2015 at 3:35PM
INTERVIEW: Mark Rolfe, Yamaha UK MD

INTERVIEW: Mark Rolfe, Yamaha UK MD

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It’s been another successful year for Yamaha. The company just picked up three gongs at the 2015 MIA Awards, has achieved double-digit growth in the PA market for the second ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 26th 2015 at 9:24AM
Steve White stars in Yamaha's Drum Encounters Day

Steve White stars in Yamaha's Drum Encounters Day

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Acclaimed drummer, Steve White, recently starred in Yamaha’s first ever Drum Encounters Day, having entered into a new partnership with the firm last month.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 17th 2015 at 2:30PM

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Yamaha unveils EMX2 powered mixer

Yamaha unveils EMX2 powered mixer

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Yamaha has added a new model to its EMX Series of powered mixers in the form of the EMX2.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 16th 2015 at 7:51AM
Yamaha plays an Ace with educational guitar tour

Yamaha plays an Ace with educational guitar tour

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Skunk Anansie guitarist, Ace, is teaming up with Yamaha to take part in a nationwide educational tour, visiting music schools up and down the country.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 9th 2015 at 10:21AM
Steve White joins Yamaha artist family

Steve White joins Yamaha artist family

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Yamaha has added acclaimed drummer, Steve White, to its artist line-up.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 15th 2015 at 9:59AM
Bobby Shew to appear at Yamaha Music London

Bobby Shew to appear at Yamaha Music London

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Jazz trumpet player, Bobby Shew, will be appearing at Yamaha Music London on Saturday, October 3rd to talk about his career and give an intimate in-store performance.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 28th 2015 at 10:04AM

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Yamaha and Maria João Pires support next generation of pianists

Yamaha and Maria João Pires support next generation of pianists

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Yamaha and acclaimed pianist Maria João Pires have collaborated on a new scheme aimed at providing scholarships to educational establishments across Europe.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 17th 2015 at 11:05AM
Yamaha launches piano upgrade campaign

Yamaha launches piano upgrade campaign

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Yamaha is offering pianists the chance to trade in their old instruments fro a brand new model with its new Silence is Golden piano upgrade campaign.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Aug 24th 2015 at 7:29AM
INTERVIEW: Yamaha's Chris Irvine gives us the lowdown on reface

INTERVIEW: Yamaha's Chris Irvine gives us the lowdown on reface

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Last month, Yamaha hosted a special event at London’s Abbey Road Studios to launch a new line of synths in the form of the reface Mobile Mini Keyboards range. ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Aug 17th 2015 at 10:40AM
Yamaha announces two new music master classes

Yamaha announces two new music master classes

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Following a UK clinic tour in June, Yamaha Music Europe (UK) has announced two more drum events with long standing Yamaha Drums artist Mark Mondesir and professional bassist (and Mark’s ...

by Ewan Wilkie
on Aug 6th 2015 at 11:24AM

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VIDEO: Yamaha motorcycle used as musical instrument

VIDEO: Yamaha motorcycle used as musical instrument

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A Yamaha YZF-R6 has been used as a musical instrument in a new project by YouTube artist, Big Fresh Mouf.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 30th 2015 at 11:39AM
Look out for stolen Yamaha monitors

Look out for stolen Yamaha monitors

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A number of Yamaha products have been stolen from one of its incoming container lorries, including 90 HS7 powered monitors.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 29th 2015 at 9:55AM
MUSIKMESSE 2016: Yamaha to relocate as part of new show concept

MUSIKMESSE 2016: Yamaha to relocate as part of new show concept

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Next year’s Musikmesse will see Yamaha relocate from its regular exhibiton space to present its products from the Portalhaus building as part of the show’s new concept.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 28th 2015 at 5:11PM
Yamaha introduces reface Mobile Mini Keyboards

Yamaha introduces reface Mobile Mini Keyboards

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Yamaha has launched a new range of synths in the form of four reface Mobile Mini Keyboards.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 7th 2015 at 9:00PM
Yamaha Music Europe takes on Protection Racket

Yamaha Music Europe takes on Protection Racket

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Yamaha Music Europe has been appointed European distributor for bags and cases firm, Protection Racket.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 6th 2015 at 10:40AM
SPECIAL FOCUS: Is the acoustic market still king?

SPECIAL FOCUS: Is the acoustic market still king?

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For many general MI retailers, the acoustic guitar market is considered the most dependable sector in an ever-challenging economic climate. But is this still the case? MI Pro talks to ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 22nd 2015 at 8:03AM
COUNTDOWN TO MIRC: Yamaha to shine a light on Line 6

COUNTDOWN TO MIRC: Yamaha to shine a light on Line 6

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Yamaha is returning to MIRC this year with the recently acquired Line 6 brand, where upon it will look to present its expansive product range to dealers.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on May 27th 2015 at 11:28AM
Yamaha produces short film to inspire young musicians

Yamaha produces short film to inspire young musicians

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Celebrating the career of the London Symphony Orchestra’s youngest player, Peter Moore, Yamaha has produced a short film designed to inform and inspire other young musicians.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on May 20th 2015 at 10:07AM
Yamaha announces Mark Mondesir drum clinics

Yamaha announces Mark Mondesir drum clinics

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Yamaha Music Europe has announced a series of drum clinics with Yamaha Drums artist, Mark Mondesir.

Rhys Troake
by Rhys Troake
on May 14th 2015 at 11:15AM