Volvo Studio Aoyama by Volvo Car Japan Limited
There are currently just two Volvo “Downtown Stores” (brand concept stores) in the world; the first in Milan, Italy, and the second in Aoyama, Tokyo, opened in October 2017. Volvo Studio Aoyama features a café and hosts a variety of events designed to introduce Swedish culture and the Volvo brand philosophy to a wider audience. Yamaha VXS5W speakers and VXS10SW subwoofers were chosen for the sound system in this innovative concept store. We asked Mr. Noriyoshi Sekiguchi, director of Marketing Department at Volvo Car Japan Limited, and Ms. Keiko Sano, Studio director at Volvo Studio Aoyama about the store concept. Mr. Hideki Takayama, producer with Visual Solution Department at TAKENAKA Co Ltd, provided some technical details behind the decision to use Yamaha speakers.
Four Degrees West - Yamaha Training Visits Plymouth
Yamaha Commercial Audio UK has a key commitment to training the sound engineers of the future. One of the ways that the company achieves this is through taking training ‘on the road’ to education facilities around the UK. BA (Hons) Live Sound degree students at the Plymouth campus of dBs Music have been the latest to benefit from a session, provided by Yamaha’s Tom Rundle and Chris Irvine.
French Bar St. Pierre – A French Bistro in Tokyo
A three-minute walk from Suitengumae station on the Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line, French Bar St. Pierre is a favorite with local residents as well as staff at local businesses. Mr. Gaku Takahashi, the bistro’s proprietor, discusses his new background music system.
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.
Stadthalle Singen Upgrades With Yamaha CL5
Like all regional venues, Stadthalle Singen - in the German town of the same name - plays an important cultural and economic role in the wider local area. Located close to the Swiss border, the venue hosts both entertainment and corporate events. Recently upgraded with a Yamaha CL5 digital mixing system, it is now even more attractive to both national and international users.
Yamaha E-Band Competition 2018
Yamaha Music Gulf FZE (YMGF) presents Yamaha E-Band Competition on its 3rd year. It’s an amateur band competition of video-recorded live performances of bands from diverse cultures of GCC, Middle East, CIS, West Asia and African regions. It’s a great opportunity to showcase music talent and become popular worldwide via the internet. We encourage you to sign-up and register your band and become part of this exciting event.
Awards for the Winners of Yamaha E-Band Competition 2017 Winners
Yamaha Music Gulf FZE (YMGF) conducted the Yamaha E-Band Competition 2017, in its 2nd-year online video competition for amateur band showcasing their recorded video performances of music talents from diverse cultures.
Yamaha and HAKUHODO i-Studio Exhibit Experiential AI Music installation "Duet with YOO" at 2018 SXSW
In collaboration with Yamaha Corporation, HAKUHODO i-studio will exhibit an experiential installation "Duet with YOO" equipped with the Yamaha AI Music Ensemble System at Booth 1325 of the 2018 SXSW in Austin, Texas from March 11 to 14. The display presents a new role for musical instruments in an AI system bringing the joy of playing in a music ensemble to any musician.
Yamaha Brings The Value of Superior Sound To Hotelympia 2018
Hospitality industry patrons often only consciously notice sound when it is a negative thing, such as unwanted ‘noise’. However, a pleasant and inviting soundscape is a fundamental part of the hospitality experience, which is why Yamaha is exhibiting at London’s Hotelympia exhibition in March.
Holy Trinity Brompton Takes Control With The Yamaha MCP1
Yamaha’s new advanced MCP1 surface-mounted control panel combines exceptional flexibility with a classy, subtle aesthetic. One of the first organisations to adopt it has been Anglican church Holy Trinity Brompton (HTB), which has installed two MCP1s at its main site, with more to follow.