The ProVisionaire series custom control panel has been updated to V3.0
The "ProVisionaire Series" software applications that allow you to create original touch-panel controllers using only intuitive operations have been updated to V3.0. The "ProVisionaire Control" PC software now lets you design controllers for the "ProVisionaire Touch KIOSK" iPad app. By sending the data via Wi-Fi from the PC to the iPad, controllers can now be created with a more efficient workflow. In addition, not only Yamaha PA devices but also NEXO NXAMPmk2 Powered TD Controller is now supported. This allows a further expanded range of applicability. ProVisionaire series Version 3.0 strengthens the design usability and interoperability of controllers, providing a controller solution that's more convenient than ever before.
Yamaha Pro Audio Education and Training Expanded with New “Audioversity” Initiative
Training seminars conducted by Yamaha sales subsidiaries around the world are to be consolidated under a new “Audioversity” banner and expanded for even greater reach and effectiveness.
The “Two Yamahas”, Yamaha Corp. and Yamaha Motor, Join Forces in a Single Event―Two Yamahas, One Passion -RIDERS MEET PIANIST- Event Presented in Video
Pianist Francesco Tristano presents an original composition, performed here for the very first time. Five Yamaha MotoGP riders including Valentino Rossi speak from the heart about “KANDO(*).”
Yamaha's Venova Wins Grand Award with Special Mention in the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2018
Yamaha Corporation announces that the Venova—a casual wind instrument from Yamaha—was recognized by the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2018 with the prestigious Grand Award with Special Mention.
Yamaha Puts Audio’s Unsung Heroes In The Spotlight
Yamaha Music Europe has debuted a new YouTube video channel which informally profiles the unsung heroes of sound, including mix engineers, sound designers, technicians and other audio professionals, allowing them to share their stories and professional experience. Titled In The Spotlight, the first video features the legendary Terry ‘TJ’ Jackson (Earth Wind & Fire / Michael Jackson) who discusses how he became a leading mix engineer and imparts invaluable advice.
RIVAGE PM Series Firmware Version 2.5 - Enhanced Support for Theatre Applications
The RIVAGE PM digital mixing system has been updated regularly since its initial release, and now takes another step forward with firmware update V2.5. The Version 2.5 update adds a new Theatre Mode that offers significant advantages for plays, musicals, and other theatrical productions.
MTX/MRX series signal processors and XMV series power amplifiers updated to version 3.3
"MRX/MTX series" signal processor and "XMV series" power amplifier, which allow flexible and simple construction of sound systems requiring complex signal control and large numbers of inputs and outputs, have now been updated to version 3.3, further improving connectivity, expandability, and ease of use for these units. This update allows the head amps of the MRX7-D and MTX5-D to be controlled from a CL/QL series unit and the functions have been added to expand the functional potential of the MTX/MRX/XMV series, enhance system operability, and shorten design and installation time.
Four Yamaha Designs Selected in the Good Design Awards 2018―VOCALOID™ Keyboard "VKB-100" Has Been Selected for the Good Design Best 100
Yamaha Corporation announces that four of its designs received Good Design Awards 2018, which is sponsored by Japan Institute of Design Promotion: namely VOCALOID keyboard "VKB-100", digital piano "P-121" and "P-125", digital piano "P-515", and Hybrid piano system "TransAcoustic™ TA2". Among them, "VKB-100" has been selected for the Good Design Best 100, that is awarded for excellent in design and is the candidate for the grand prix and special prizes. This year, these prizes will be announced on October 31.