News & Events
Yamaha's "YEV" Electric Violin Wins Top Prize in International German iF Design Award 2017
Yamaha Corporation's electric violin YEV has been awarded the iF Gold Award, the top prize in the internationally prestigious German iF Design Award competition for 2017.
e-Piano Junior Competition Shortlists Australian Finalists
The e-Piano Junior Competition is a biannual event conducted by the University of Minnesota’s School of Music in partnership with Yamaha subsidiaries around the globe. Of the 60 finalists invited to a formal audition, for the very first time, three were selected from Australia.
Music Therapy Donation for The Royal Children’s Hospital
During February, staff from Yamaha Music Australia presented an in-kind donation of musical instruments to Music Therapy at The Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne.
Build Remarkably Compact Background Music Systems with VXS1ML Speakers and VXS3S Subwoofers
February 7th, 2017. Shizuoka, Japan. – the Yamaha commercial installation lineup will be expanded with the release of the most compact speakers to date: the VXS1ML full-range speakers, and the remarkably lightweight, compact VXS3S subwoofers with original SR-Bass™ technology.
MTX/MRX Series Now Upgraded to Version 3.0
February.7th .2017. Shizuoka, Japan– Yamaha has announced the launch of Version 3 of our MTX/MRX Series signal processors, which include “Dugan automixer”, at ISE 2017.
$100K Yamaha Band Giveaway
In 2017 Yamaha Music Australia is choosing one school that needs a helping hand in getting a band program off the ground by providing them with a school-changing giveaway and launch concert with Guy Sebastian!
Yamaha Named among the Top 100 Global Innovators for 2016
Yamaha Corporation has recently been named again a Top 100 Global Innovator for 2016 by Clarivate Analytics.
Yamaha Goes Big at Winter NAMM with Launch of over 70 New Products
Yamaha, the world's largest musical instrument manufacturer continues its dominant presence at the 2017 NAMM Show, being held January 19-22 in Anaheim, California, United States of America.
Yamaha Promoting Introduction of Instrumental Music Education in Primary and Secondary Schools in Vietnam
Yamaha Corporation is implementing a project to introduce instrumental music education in primary and secondary schools in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (hereinafter, Vietnam). This initiative has received official recognition under the "Pubiic-Private Initiative to Disseminate Japanese-Style Education Overseas" ("EDU-Port Japan") of Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (hereinafter, MEXT).
Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory: Rector Alexander Sokolov and Professor Vladimir Ovchinnikov Visit Hamamatsu and Kakegawa
From the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Rector Alexander Sokolov and Professor Vladimir Ovchinnikov visited Yamaha headquarters in Hamamatsu and the Piano factory in Kakegawa on October 19 - 20th.