News & Events
Yamaha Awards Apollo Bay P-12 College $90,000 Music Grant
Yamaha Music Australia has announced Apollo Bay P-12 College as the winner of the inaugural national Great Start Giveaway – an initiative which sees the winning school awarded a prize package that will revolutionise its music curriculum.
"Sharing Passion & Performance" at Prolight+Sound and Musikmesse 2017
As the world's largest musical instrument manufacture, we will launch variety of new products with new technology at Frankfurt Messe "Portalhaus" from 5th April to 8th April. Performances from the highly-respected artists, product presentations from demonstrators and product specialists will be given to all guests of Yamaha booth in order to communicate our value under good collaboration with our group company such as Boesendorfer, Steinberg , Line 6 and NEXO.
A New Control Surface, TWINLANe card, and V1.5 Firmware Enhance RIVAGE PM10 Versatility
April 4, 2017. Shizuoka, Japan. - New components and a firmware update that will further boost the versatility and performance of Yamaha’s highly acclaimed RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing system will be announced at Pro Light + Sound 2017.
Dugan Automixer Comes to the TF Series via Firmware Update V3.5
April 4, 2017. Shizuoka Japan. – Yamaha will release firmware update V3.5 for the TF series digital mixing consoles at Pro Light + Sound 2017.
Yamaha's REVSTAR Electric Guitars and YEV Electric Violins Receive "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017"
April 4, 2017, Hamamatsu—Yamaha Corporation is pleased to announce that its REVSTAR electric guitars and its YEV electric violins have received awards in the "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017." Moreover, REVSTAR guitars were chosen to receive the "Best of the Best," the top award in this design competition.
Yamaha Announces New BB Bass Range
New for 2017 and the latest in Yamaha's BB bass guitar series delivers the superb sound and build quality that BB is known for, in a smaller body with even better playability.
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.