MusicCast skills

More Ways to Take Control, Hands-Free

Yamaha offers two Alexa skills that work hand-in-hand to give you a wide range of voice command possibilities, allowing you to control either a single MusicCast product or a whole MusicCast system.

*Availability of skills varies by region.

MusicCast Smart Home skill

Standardized Alexa commands for the most commonly-used control functions

MusicCast skill

Custom commands that give you enhanced control unique MusicCast functions

Function

MusicCast Smart Home skill -common commands-

MusicCast skill -custom commands-

Power on/off

"Alexa, turn on the Kitchen."

"Alexa, ask MusicCast to turn on the Kitchen." "Alexa, ask MusicCast to turn off all rooms."

Volume up/down

"Alexa, volume up in the Kitchen."

"Alexa, ask MusicCast to turn volume up in the Kitchen." "Alexa, ask MusicCast to turn the group volume down in the Kitchen"

Volume settings

"Alexa, set volume to 30 in the Kitchen."

"Alexa, ask MusicCast to set volume to 30 in the Kitchen." "Alexa, ask MusicCast to set group volume to 30 in the Kitchen."

Play/Pause/Stop

"Alexa, pause in the Kitchen."

"Alexa, ask MusicCast to pause in the Kitchen."

Next/Previous

"Alexa, next in the Kitchen."

"Alexa, ask MusicCast to skip song in the Kitchen."

Mute/Unmute

"Alexa, mute the Kitchen."

"Alexa, ask MusicCast to mute the Kitchen." "Alexa, ask MusicCast to mute all rooms."

Input selection

"Alexa, select HDMI 1 in the Living Room."

"Alexa, ask MusicCast to switch input to HDMI 1 in the Living Room."

Room Linking

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"Alexa, ask MusicCast to link the Kitchen with the Living Room." "Alexa, ask MusicCast to link the Kitchen with all rooms."

MusicCast Playlists/Favorites

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"Alexa, ask MusicCast to play Favorite 1 in the Kitchen."

Disklavier Piano Controls

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"Alexa, ask MusicCast to play 'Angel' on the piano."