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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.
Sandy Beales, bassist of One Direction, delivers master classes across the UK with Yamaha Music Schools
Yamaha Music School UK teamed up with session musician Sandy Beales to deliver an influential talk about being a session musician in the modern world.
YAMAHA CELEBRATES ♯TESTDRIVEREVSTAR SUCCESS WITH LIVE FINALE AT ROUGH TRADE
Yamaha’s trailblazing ♯TestDriveRevstar campaign concluded with a spectacular live gig at Rough Trade East, London on 19th October, the first gig of a unique partnership between Yamaha and indie music giant Rough Trade.
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.
Win tickets to an exclusive Billy Corgan show in London October 5th!
William Patrick Corgan (aka Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins) is playing an intimate private show at the RSA in London on October 5th and Yamaha Guitars are giving away 2 tickets plus a one-night hotel stay near the venue.