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Paul Carrack's New Album Soul Shadows Out Now!
4/2/2016
Paul Carrack's New Album Soul Shadows Out Now!

Soul Shadows, the new album by Yamaha Artist Paul Carrack follows directly from Carrack's starring role as a member of Eric Clapton's touring band, handpicked by the guitar legend just as he has been over the years by everyone from Elton John to B.B. King, Roxy Music to Ringo Starr, the Pretenders to the Smiths.

Sir Elton John Surprise Performance at St. Pancras International
4/2/2016
Sir Elton John Surprise Performance at St. Pancras International

Elton John surprised London commuters today, 4th Feb, when he stopped off at St Pancras International to perform a few classics on a new Yamaha piano which he later donated to the station for everyone to play.

Yamaha supporting The Julian Joseph Jazz Academy - upcoming auditions at Ronnie Scott's
3/2/2016
Yamaha supporting The Julian Joseph Jazz Academy - upcoming auditions at Ronnie Scott's

The Julian Joseph Jazz Academy is delighted to announce that they are holding auditions for the summer term at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club on the 13th March.

Arfon Owen and Italian Brass Band to showcase the tenor horn during historic visit
28/1/2016
Arfon Owen and Italian Brass Band to showcase the tenor horn during historic visit

Arfon Owen to lead ground breaking master class in Rome

Rising Star is New Yamaha Scholar at the Royal Northern College of Music
20/1/2016
Rising Star is New Yamaha Scholar at the Royal Northern College of Music

20 year old Hayley Parkes, a hugely talented young pianist currently studying at Manchester's Royal Northern College of Music has been named as the latest recipient of a prestigious Yamaha Scholarship.

Paul Weller and Clavinova on tour with Saturns Pattern
6/1/2016
Paul Weller and Clavinova on tour with Saturns Pattern

Ground breaking singer-songwriter Paul Weller has selected Yamaha's CLP-575 Clavinova to be centre stage on his latest tour promoting his critically acclaimed new album 'Saturns Pattern'.

Jools Holland chooses Yamaha C3XSH as latest touring piano
18/12/2015
Jools Holland chooses Yamaha C3XSH as latest touring piano

A prolific touring musician, broadcaster, composer and big band leader, Yamaha artist Jools Holland OBE DL has sold millions of records since he started playing Yamaha pianos 20 years ago.

In those days Jools’ stage piano of choice was the iconic CP80, but over the years he has toured a variety of Yamaha digital and hybrid models. Earlier this year he took the decision to opt for an acoustic grand and, after in-depth evaluations, he selected the award-winning C3XSH ‘Silent’ 6'1” grand. Jools has a long-standing relationship with the C3 model as it was the very first grand he bought, and that original instrument remains in his Helicon studios where he still records with it.

Mercury Music Prize winner Benjamin Clementine
30/11/2015
Mercury Music Prize winner Benjamin Clementine

The remarkable new pianist, composer and singer Benjamin Clementine has won this year’s prestigious and hugely influential Mercury Music Prize for his critically acclaimed debut album At Least For Now.

Ronnie Scott’s to live stream the Steve Gadd Band to a global audience
10/11/2015
Ronnie Scott’s to live stream the Steve Gadd Band to a global audience

Ronnie Scott’s are now delighted to announce the live web streaming of the bands final London show. Broadcasting their full performance on Wednesday 18th November from 20:15pm GMT (and available immediately on ‘catch-up’), Ronnie Scott’s provide an unparalleled opportunity for a global audiences to experience Steve’s jazz supergroup, in one of the world’s most iconic venues, all in stunning HD.

Luka Okros continues CFX success at Valencia International Piano Competition
6/11/2015
Luka Okros continues CFX success at Valencia International Piano Competition

The acclaimed 24 year old London based Georgian pianist Luka Okros has won first prize in the prestigious 19th International Valencia Piano Competition playing a Yamaha CFX. This is the second consecutive occasion that the first prize winner has chosen Yamaha CFX. In 2013, the brilliant Tomoaki Yoshida placed his trust in Yamaha too, he also won the Gold prize at the competition.

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