News & Events
Yamaha Unleashes the Category-Bending Wi-Fi, Multi-room Turntable: The MusicCast VINYL 500
Today Yamaha introduced a new spin on a time-tested classic for the next generation of music enthusiasts: the MusicCast VINYL 500 turntable - a Wi-Fi, multi-room turntable that allows music fans to not only play their favorite vinyl albums but also stream their favorite tunes throughout their entire home from the same device.
Yamaha MONTAGE OS v2.5 Adds New Sounds, Enhanced Control, DAW Remote Function to Flagship Synthesizer
Yamaha today released MONTAGE OS version 2.5, the fifth free firmware update to its flagship synthesizer line. The update further expands the MONTAGE sound, control and workflow features with the biggest enhancement being the new DAW Remote functionality.
Yamaha Expands A Series Line with Limited Edition All-Solid Koa Wood Acoustic-Electric Guitars
Yamaha has showcased the A4K and AC4K, building on their A Series line of acoustic-electric guitars with the only solid-koa guitars under $3,500. These two guitars comprise the second in a series of limited-edition runs of solid-koa A Series guitars. Only 75 of each model will be made available.
Yamaha Project to Introduce Instrumental Music Education in Vietnam Receives JETRO Support
Hanoi, Vietnam—Yamaha Corporation and Yamaha Music Vietnam Co., Ltd., are implementing a project in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, aimed at introducing instrumental music education into the "Course of Study" for Vietnam's primary and secondary school education which is scheduled to go into effect in 2019.
"Sharing Passion & Performance" at Prolight+Sound and Musikmesse 2018
Yamaha will exhibit a large range of new products featuring the latest technology and new exciting features at Frankfurt Messe from 11th April to 14th April in the Portalhaus (next to Hall 11).
Yamaha's "Genos" Digital Workstation Wins Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018
Yamaha Corporation's digital workstation "Genos" has received the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018, a prestigious German design award hosted by the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen.
Yamaha "Genos" Digital Workstation Wins Top Prize in International German iF Design Award 2018
Yamaha Corporation's digital workstation Genos has been awarded the iF Gold Award, the top prize in the internationally prestigious German iF Design Award competition for 2018.
Yamaha Artificial Intelligence (AI) Transforms a Dancer into a Pianist
HAMAMATSU, Japan, Jan. 31, 2018 — Yamaha Corporation is excited to announce that Yamaha artificial intelligence (AI) technology enabled a world-renowned dancer Kaiji Moriyama to control a piano by his movements.
Yamaha Releases Upgraded DXS15mkII and DXS12mkII Powered Subwoofers
Shizuoka, Japan, Jan 25th, 2018 - Yamaha is pleased to announce the release of the newest additions to the DXS Series of powered subwoofers, the DXS15mkII and DXS12mkII. These new models offer an upgrade in performance from the previous DXS15 and DXS12, delivering higher maximum SPL from a more powerful amplifier, as well as an extended low frequency response.