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YDS-150 Digital Saxophone Wins Top Award in the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2021 - THR-II Guitar Amp Wins Gold Award, Securing Three International Design Awards for Both Products -

Yamaha Corporation announces that its YDS-150 digital saxophone has been selected for the most prestigious Grand Award in the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2021. The THR-II guitar amp was also selected for the Gold Award.

State-of-the-Art Live Performance 'Distance Viewing' System, solo Guitar Stool Selected in the Good Design Awards 2021

Yamaha Corporation announces that two of its designs this year have received a Good Design Award, which is an award sponsored by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion: namely, the state-of-the-art live performance 'Distance Viewing' system being developed by Yamaha, and the solo guitar stools designed by Yamaha.

Yamaha Group Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Target Certified by SBTi "1.5°C-Aligned Targets"

Yamaha Corporation (hereinafter "Yamaha") reports that the international coalition of environmental organizations, the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), has certified the Group's medium- to long-term greenhouse gas emission reduction target as aligning with the SBTi Business Ambition for 1.5°C.

RIVAGE PM7 Is Opera Wrocławska’s New Star Performer

Streamed performances have become a routine way of taking the performing arts to audiences on a scale that nobody could have anticipated just 18 months ago. After difficulties with the technical sound production of Opera Wrocławska’s first streamed production, a Yamaha RIVAGE PM7 digital mixing system has changed everything for its audio department.

Yamaha RIVAGE PM Consoles Mix Audi Q4 e-tron Digital World Premiere

Recently Audi revealed its new all-electric Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron vehicles in what the company called a ‘digital world premiere’. It was a complex production, with a total of 45 live streams, each one in three languages, routed to media in 28 different countries. The audio mixing for this high profile launch was entrusted to Yamaha RIVAGE PM digital mixing systems.

Yamaha releases DHR Series powered loudspeakers and CHR Series loudspeakers optimized for each application.

Yamaha Corporation announces new additions to its professional audio lineup: DHR series powered loudspeakers and CHR loudspeakers.

Yamaha Dear Glenn Project Wins Silver at Prestigious Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

Yamaha Corporation announces that its Dear Glenn Project, launched to explore the future of music through the use of artificial intelligence, was awarded a Silver Lion in the Entertainment Lions for Music category at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2021, which was held online from June 21 to June 25 and is the largest gathering of the advertising and creative communications industry worldwide.

Yamaha Reaches New Heights At Major Swiss Climbing Centre

Opened in Spring 2021, Gaswerk Wädenswil is claimed to be one of the largest climbing gyms in the world. Yamaha equipment is making sure that the gym’s background music, announcements and paging - distributed via a redundant Dante network to locations spread across six floors - offer flexible routing and rock steady reliability.

ProVisionaire Control/Touch V3.9.0 Released.

New feature: Now supports IDK digital multi-switcher MSD-S series MSD-S72, MSD-S71, MSD-S52 and MSD-S51.

Philharmonie Luxembourg Doubles Its RIVAGE PM Presence

In 2016, Luxembourg City’s Philharmonie Luxembourg became the first European classical concert venue to permanently install a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing system. It proved such a success that, in 2020, it added a RIVAGE PM7.