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    • Yamaha Scores A Hat-Trick Of Awards At ISE 2017

      Winning three Best of Show awards at the 2017 Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) show has demonstrated that Yamaha’s installed audio solutions are attracting attention for all the right reasons.

      Yamaha Shows Full Range of Solutions At First Afial Iberico Portugal Show

      Yamaha Commercial Audio will be exhibiting its full range of live, installation and broadcast audio solutions at the first Afial Ibérico show in Lisbon, Portugal, on 17th - 18th May 2017.

      • Lisbon, Portugal
      • May, 2017

      Come See Us at InfoComm 2017

      Yamaha Corporation of America will be exhibiting on booth #6360 and demonstrating speakers at room W224B at InfoComm 2017, where a number of innovative new products will be on show.

      • Florida, USA
      • Jun, 2017

      MTX/MRX Series Now Upgraded to Version 3.0

      February.7th .2017. Shizuoka, Japan– Yamaha has announced the launch of Version 3 of our MTX/MRX Series signal processors, which include “Dugan automixer”, at ISE 2017.

      Build Remarkably Compact Background Music Systems with VXS1ML Speakers and VXS3S Subwoofers

      February 7th, 2017. Shizuoka, Japan. – the Yamaha commercial installation lineup will be expanded with the release of the most compact speakers to date: the VXS1ML full-range speakers, and the remarkably lightweight, compact VXS3S subwoofers with original SR-Bass™ technology.

      AES67 Support for TF Series with NY64-D Dante Card

      Yamaha’s popular TF series gain significantly expanded audio networking capability with firmware update version 3.1, scheduled for release in March 1st 2017. The update will allow TF Series equipped with an NY64-D Dante interface card to connect to audio networks such as Ravenna that support the AES67 audio-over-IP interoperability standard.

      CL/QL Version 4.1 supports AES67, additional Shure wireless receivers, and more!

      March 1, 2017. Shizuoka, Japan. – Industry standard CL and QL series digital mixing consoles, updated to Version 4.0 in April of 2016, now gain even more connectivity, expandability, and usability with the release of Version 4.1.

      Dugan Automixer Comes to the TF Series via Firmware Update V3.5

      April 4, 2017. Shizuoka Japan. – Yamaha will release firmware update V3.5 for the TF series digital mixing consoles at Pro Light + Sound 2017.

      A New Control Surface, TWINLANe card, and V1.5 Firmware Enhance RIVAGE PM10 Versatility

      April 4, 2017. Shizuoka, Japan. - New components and a firmware update that will further boost the versatility and performance of Yamaha’s highly acclaimed RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing system will be announced at Pro Light + Sound 2017.

      EQ Presets for Ultimate Ears In-ear Monitors Released

      April 21st 2017. Shizuoka, Japan – In cooperation with Ultimate Ears Pro, a foremost manufacturer of custom in-ear monitors for stage, studio, and audiophile applications, Yamaha has released EQ presets for the RIVAGE PM10, CL series, QL series, and TF series digital mixing consoles that have been specifically designed to provide optimum performance with Ultimate Ears in-ear monitors.

      Smart New Commercial Installation Solutions for Large Spaces

      Yamaha Corporation will announce the PGM1 paging station microphone, PGX1 paging station extension, MCP1 wall-mount controller, SWR2100P-5G and SWR2100P-10G L2 switches, and ProVisionaire Control custom control panel software at InfoComm 2017, to be held in Orlando, Florida, from June 14, 2017.

      High-performance “VXL Series” Slim Line Array Blends with Any Décor

      Yamaha Corporation will announce a remarkably compact VXL Series slim line array speaker system that is capable of delivering high sound quality in small commercial spaces at InfoComm 2017, to be held in Orlando, Florida, U.S.A from June 14, 2017.

      Yamaha MMP1: A New Standard in Studio Monitor Control

      Yamaha is pleased to announce the upcoming release of the MMP1 Studio Monitor Management System with advanced audio routing capability and features ideally suited to configuring and managing monitor environments for next-generation studios.

      ProVisionaire Touch iPad Application V1.3 Released

      ProVisionaire Touch, the iPad app that allows users to easily create original control panels and control audio installations from a tablet device, has been updated to version 1.3. The update adds support for Blu-ray Disc Players and MusicCast compatible AV receivers. And also support the MTX/MRX series SD card player function. A single iPad can now control an even greater range of music and video contents in installations built around MTX or MRX series processors.

      CL/QL StageMix Version 7 for iPad Ready for Download

      December 15, 2017. Shizuoka, Japan. - The CL StageMix and QL StageMix iPad applications are popular with CL and QL series digital mixing console users everywhere for the flexible wireless setup and control capabilities they provide. Version 7, with expanded features and capabilities, is now ready for download.

      MTX/MRX series and XMV series now upgraded to Version 3.2

      December 27, 2017. Shizuoka, Japan - Yamaha has announced the launch of Version 3.2 that deliver improved connectivity, expandability, and ease of use for our MTX/MRX Series signal processors and XMV series Power amplifiers.

      Frei Audio Tonstudio Celebrates 15 Years With New Nuage System

      After 15 years of success in the Austrian post-production industry, Frei Audio Tonstudio has celebrated by making a major investment in a brand new mixing system. The studio’s existing system was centred on a Yamaha DM2000 digital mixer and Steinberg’s Nuendo DAW, so a Yamaha Nuage system was the obvious upgrade.

      • Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Austria
      • Feb, 2017

      Four Yamaha Nuage Systems Are The New Voice Of SMP Amsterdam

      When you’re an award-winning music agency with a worldwide hit television show on your hands, you need the very best equipment to ensure composers can work quickly and without the technology getting in the way of their creativity. This is the reason why SMP Amsterdam recently invested in four new Yamaha Nuage systems.

      • Amsterdam, Netherlands
      • Mar, 2017

      Yamaha Nuage Helps MWA Sound Maximise Its Efficiency

      With Steinberg Nuendo software being a fundamental part of many post-production facilities, accessing its array of tools in a fast, natural way helps them to satisfy the ever-shortening timescales that clients demand. Germany’s MWA Sound has chosen Yamaha’s Nuage system to harness Nuendo as quickly and efficiently as possible.

      • Soltau, Germany
      • May, 2017

      My Nuage And Me: Temple Of Tune Invests In Second Yamaha System

      In 2014 Fredo Gevaert, owner of Belgian studio Temple of Tune, invested in a Yamaha Nuage post-production system, saying “It’s been like switching from flying an aircraft with a mouse and keyboard to flying it from within a real cockpit.” It was such a success that he immediately started planning for a second Nuage system, which has recently been installed.

      • Kuurne, Belgium
      • Jun, 2017

      Award-winning Toronto-based ImagesInSound Moves Up To Yamaha NUAGE

      Award winning audio post-production facility, ImagesInSound in Toronto, Canada, purchased a 32-fader Yamaha NUAGE Advanced Production DAW System with master section for the facility’s largest dubbing stage.

      • Toronto, Canada
      • Aug, 2017

      Yamaha Nuage Systems Train Tomorrow’s Engineers At SAE

      Yamaha has a strong focus on helping to train audio professionals of the future, whether via the company’s YCATS training programme or working with other companies and education providers. A new initiative with global education provider SAE Creative Media Institute has seen the company’s state-of-the-art Nuage systems installed at SAE campuses in London, Milan, Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Hannover, with more to follow.

      • Hamburg, Germany and Milan, Italy
      • Dec, 2017

      Yamaha TF3 Aids Rotterdam Church Volunteers

      Although the expectations of house of worship (HoW) sound are now much higher than in the past, those mixing it are usually keen amateurs. The recent installation of a Yamaha TF3 digital mixing console in a Rotterdam church demonstrates how the TF series is the ideal solution, featuring all the necessary audio tools in a very easy-to-use format.

      • Rotterdam, Nederland
      • Jan, 2017

      “Sleep No More” performed in Shanghai with Yamaha Commercial Installation Systems

      The much anticipated Asian premiere of Punchdrunk’s Sleep No More, the immersive theatre show that has been hit in New York City for over five years, has arrived in Shanghai. The Shanghai production is produced by Punchdrunk International and SMG Live.

      • Shanghai, China
      • Feb, 2017

      RIVAGE PM10 Installation Report: Mie Center for the Arts

      A large number of companies and facilities have adopted RIVAGE PM10 systems since shipments began. Beginning with this issue, PROSOUND magazine plans to provide installation reports as they become available. Our first PM10 installation report is from the Mie Center for the Arts, in Tsu City, Mie Prefecture, Japan. The sound system and the complex’s Fine Arts Center underwent major renovations from February through March 2016, and a RIVAGE PM10 console was installed to replace the analog console that has served the hall since its opening 20 years ago. We asked the hall operators why they chose the RIVAGE PM10, and how it has performed in actual use.

      • Mie, Japan
      • Feb, 2017

      Yamaha Keeps Both Clubbers And Neighbours Happy At Stockholm’s Exclusive Underbara

      The contrast between the volume demands of clubbers and the desire of near neighbours for peace and quiet always makes for a difficult balancing act. At Stockholm’s Underbara, a Yamaha system is providing high quality audio all the way from the front door to the DJ booth, but the neighbours can still enjoy a good night’s sleep.

      • Stockholm, Sweden
      • Feb, 2017

      Yamaha CIS Enhances The Visitor Experience At Charles de Gaulle Memorial

      The contrast between the volume demands of clubbers and the desire of near neighbours for peace and quiet always makes for a difficult balancing act. At Stockholm’s Underbara, a Yamaha system is providing high quality audio all the way from the front door to the DJ booth, but the neighbours can still enjoy a good night’s sleep.

      • Colombey les Deux Eglises, France
      • Mar, 2017

      Yamaha Lays Firm Communication Foundations at Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court

      As the court with the power of judicial review in Germany, the Bundesverfassungsgericht (or BVerfG) plays a major role in the country’s democracy and it can have a significant effect on Germany’s role in European affairs. A recently-completed major refurbishment of its Karlsruhe headquarters has including the installation of a Yamaha audio system.

      • Karlsruhe, Germany
      • Mar, 2017

      Yamaha Aids French Industrial Flair At Stockholm’s Usine

      Located on a tree-lined avenue, restaurant Usine adds a touch of French industrial flair to the heart of Stockholm’s business district. Featuring a bistro, Tapas bar, café/takeaway and conference facilities, a zoned Yamaha audio system blends seamlessly with the venue’s aesthetics.

      • Stockholm, Sweden
      • Mar, 2017

      Yamaha Delivers Big Beats For Fitness Freaks

      Dutch gyms VondelGym have recently opened their second facility in Amsterdam, featuring a Yamaha audio system. The owners have been so impressed with it that they have asked for a similar system to replace that by a different manufacturer in the first gym, despite it only being two years old.

      • Amsterdam, Nederland
      • Mar, 2017

      Relative Benefits - Yamaha Helps Tante Sjaar To Help Rotterdam’s Vulnerable And Underprivileged

      In times when the isolation of the elderly and underprivileged is of increasing concern, providing facilities for them to meet and interact with other people should be a key part of social planning. A Yamaha audio system has recently been added to assist one such project in the Charlois district of Rotterdam, Netherlands.

      • Netherlands, Rotterdam
      • Apr, 2017

      Yamaha CIS Brings Joy To Italian Nuovi Orizzonti Citadel

      Nuovi Orizzonti (New Horizons) is a Christian, non-profit organisation which has ‘citadels’ in Italy, Brazil and Bosnia-Herzegovina where the socially disadvantaged and marginalised can receive support, care and training. The organisation’s newest facility is at Frosinone in Italy, where a Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) audio system is helping to bring people together.

      • Frosinone, Italy
      • Apr, 2017

      New Hard Rock Café Enjoys The Yamaha Touch

      Hard Rock Café is arguably one of the most recognised names in popular, family-orientated dining, its mixture of American style food and music memorabilia continuing to attract millions of customers across the world. One of its newest outlets is in Lyon, France, which features a Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) system.

      • Lyon, France
      • May, 2017

      Historic Dutch Castle Goes For A Yamaha CIS Solution

      One of the most historic buildings in Goes, Netherlands, Slot Oostende is a former castle located in the old centre of the city. It opened to the public in April this year as a multipurpose venue, with a Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS)-based audio system meaning its spaces can be used for many different purposes.

      • Netherlands
      • May, 2017

      Yamaha and Nexo Help Bring A Taste Of Peru To The City Of London

      International Latin American restaurant group COYA has chosen a matched Yamaha and Nexo sound reinforcement and background music system for its new 170-cover restaurant and bar in the City of London. Located close to the Bank of England, COYA is a day-to-night venue which makes inventive use of its zoned audio specification to set the mood and strengthen the identity of its brand.

      • London
      • Jun, 2017

      Yamaha and Teldeco Group Enhance Spain’s Catholic Churches

      Based in Córdoba, Spain, Teldeco Group specialises in the design, installation and maintenance of industrial telecommunication and AV solutions. The company has recently started installing Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS)-based systems in the country’s Catholic churches, delivering a major improvement in worship sound quality.

      • Córdoba, Spain
      • Jun, 2017

      City Council Upgrades With Yamaha CIS, Consoles, and NEXO ID24

      Clarity Media Group (CMG) of Portland, Oregon recently upgraded the San Antonio, Texas City Council Building, replacing most of the existing audio equipment in the building with Yamaha and NEXO systems.

      • Oregon, USA
      • Jun, 2017

      Yamaha Is A Recipe For Success At B-Amsterdam’s New Bureau

      The saying that ‘success breeds success’ is proved at B-Amsterdam, where the inventive re-use of a former five-storey office block has proved so popular that the project now covers three separate buildings. The addition of restaurant Bureau has seen a new Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) solution added to the previously-installed CIS system.

      • Amsterdam, Netherlands
      • Jul, 2017

      Beer & Bird Brings The Art Of Sound To St. Ives

      Long renowned as a home of artists and inspiring galleries, the UK resort of St. Ives in Cornwall has now discovered the art of sound, with new bar restaurant Beer & Bird the canvas for a subtly rendered sonic palette, delivered by a Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) installation.

      • Cornwall, UK
      • Jul, 2017

      Grooving In The Grove - Yamaha Improves Neighbourhood Relations

      What could be better on a summer evening than dining and dancing outdoors in the beautiful countryside of central Italy? Ristorante Al Boschetto, on the fringes of the town of Fondi, understands this. However it also has close neighbours, making environmental noise protection just as important. After many problems with other systems, Yamaha provided the answer.

      • Fondi, Italy
      • Aug, 2017

      Yamaha Sound Sets Gold Standard At Salerno’s Embarcadero

      After several years in a poor state of repair, the Embarcadero waterfront bar/restaurant in the Italian city of Salerno has undergone a major refurbishment to mark its 50th year. A comprehensive Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) zoned audio system has been added, which delivers high quality sound while being very easy to control.

      • Salerno, Italy
      • Sep, 2017

      There’s No Business Like AirBusiness…

      The AirBusiness Academy in Toulouse, France is an in-house faculty of Airbus, whose scope includes training design, delivery of customised learning solutions and consultancy services. At the Academy’s L'Event Centre, a Yamaha Commercial Installation Solutions (CIS) installation is a vital part of the infrastructure.

      • Toulouse, France
      • Sep, 2017

      Swarovski, Tord Boontje And Yamaha Collaborate During London Design Festival 2017

      London Design Festival 2017 (September 16th - 24th) sees the global launch of Tord Boontje’s new collection of chandelier and crystal lighting components, designed exclusively for Swarovski Crystal Palace in his 15th year of collaboration with Swarovski. The installation includes a highly innovative soundscape which was created in collaboration with sound artist Manabu Shimada and is presented via a surround sound system provided by Yamaha.

      • London, UK
      • Sep, 2017

      Yamaha MTX3 Solves Lifespring’s Division Dilemma

      Houses of worship can be tricky spaces to install sound reinforcement systems, especially in historic structures. But in Reading, UK, a different challenge presented itself when Lifespring Church wanted to add an extra space to its home in a converted cinema, but one which could also be combined with the main space on demand. A Yamaha MTX3 matrix processor has provided an elegant solution.

      • Reading, UK
      • Oct, 2017

      Yamaha Helps St George’s Tame The Dragon Of Poor Sound

      A number of the UK’s most well-known cathedrals now feature Yamaha audio systems, where the flexibility of the company’s products is making them a popular choice for the acoustically-challenging environments. The latest is St George’s Cathedral in London, seat of the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Southwark.

      • London, UK
      • Oct, 2017

      Crossway Christian Centre Brings People Together With Yamaha

      Serving the ever-changing community in London’s Elephant & Castle for over 150 years, Crossway United Reformed Church has always needed to provide a flexible and accommodating place of worship. In 2017 it has moved to a brand new building and, with more than 10 different congregations and organisations calling it home, a very adaptable audio system was needed. Yamaha provided the answer.

      • London, UK
      • Oct, 2017

      Travel And Tattoos: Stockholm’s Generator Enjoys Superior Sound With Yamaha

      With hostels in 12 major cities across Europe, the Generator chain has rapidly established itself as the go-to place for young travellers, combining affordable luxury rooms with social events. Visitors to the Stockholm hostel enjoy an even better experience, thanks to a Yamaha audio system installed throughout its public areas.

      • Stockholm, Sweden
      • Nov, 2017

      Fit For A King: Yamaha Helps Transform Former Abbey Into The Heart Of A Community

      As society evolves, the uses for historic buildings also change and, sometimes, disappear. Some of these buildings are replaced, others stand empty before submitting to nature or demolition contractors. However, happily some are restored and enjoy a whole new lease of life. This is the case at Ons Koningsoord, a former Trappist abbey and monastery, where a major Yamaha audio system has helped it to become the vibrant new heart of the Dutch village of Berkel-Enschot.

      • Tilburg, Netherlands
      • Nov, 2017

      High Frequencies: Yamaha Flies In The DOX Airship

      Perhaps one of the most unusual cultural buildings in Europe, from ground level the airship at DOX Centre for Contemporary Art in Prague appears to float above the surrounding buildings. For those that venture inside it, a Yamaha audio system proves that great sound in an airship is no flight of fancy.

      • Prague, Czech Republic
      • Nov, 2017

      Yamaha Delivers Turbulence-Free Sound At Aeroscopia

      Aeroscopia is a museum which celebrates the huge contribution that the Midi-Pyrénées region has made to French civil and military aviation. As well as aircraft and themed exhibition areas, the museum features spaces for hospitality events, meetings and presentations. In all of them Yamaha audio systems deliver smooth, turbulence-free sound.

      • Blagnac, France
      • Nov, 2017

      Real Basílica-Santuario de la Vera Cruz Upgrades With Yamaha For Septennial Holy Year

      Every seven years the Real Basílica-Santuario de la Vera Cruz in south-eastern Spain celebrates a Jubilee (or Holy) year. 2017 is such a year and, to assist worshippers during this special time, a new audio system has been installed, based on the Yamaha MTX3 matrix processor.

      • Murcia, Spain
      • Dec, 2017

      Cutting-Edge Christmas - Yamaha Delivers The Sound Of V&A’s Singing Tree

      As the world’s leading museum of art, design and performance, London’s V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) always does something special for its annual Christmas tree. This year multi-Olivier Award winning set designer Es Devlin OBE has created The Singing Tree. A Yamaha audio system is trusted to discreetly deliver its unique soundtrack.

      • London, UK
      • Dec, 2017

      Daedal Prodigy Adopts the Power of Yamaha’s CL5

      Daedal Prodigy, a concert production company in Delhi, was looking for a solution that would be ideal for a number of events in the upcoming festive season while also serving as a solid long-term investment. In order to align with industry standards and stay up to date for the long term, the plan was to upgrade to high-end products with ample I/O options and plenty of capacity for future expansion.

      • Delhi, India
      • Jan, 2017

      Bürgerhaus Backnang Gets Jazzed Up With New Yamaha Digital Mixing System

      Bürgerhaus Backnang is a multi-purpose venue which stages events for up to 1100 people, including a series of jazz concerts popular throughout south-west Germany. The recent completion of a new Yamaha mixing system means that it can now handle the biggest visiting productions.

      • Backnang, Germany
      • Jan, 2017

      Yamaha Consoles Help OPEN Opportunities For Young People

      When the profits from a 1400-capacity, multi-room venue are used to provide opportunities for young people, it needs to maximise revenue by attracting the highest possible calibre of performers and clients. This is the case at the OPEN Youth Trust in Norwich, where a new investment in Yamaha digital mixers has ensured it has the technical specification to match its ambitions.

      • Norwich, UK
      • Jan, 2017

      Yamaha DXS Subwoofers Add Impact to Club's Electronic Music

      WOMB, in the Shibuya district of Tokyo, Japan, is a prominent large-scale club that focuses on techno, drum & bass, and EDM, and frequently hosts guest artists from overseas. The sound system in the first-level WOMB LOUNGE was recently updated with Yamaha DSR powered loudspeakers and DXS18 powered subwoofers.

      • Tokyo, Japan
      • Jan, 2017

      BYU Upgrades to Yamaha RIVAGE PM10

      Brigham Young University (BYU) is a private university located in Provo, Utah owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). Excluding online students, it is the largest of any religious university and the third largest private university in the United States, with close to 30,000 on-campus students.

      • Utah, USA
      • Jan, 2017

      Eurogress Aachen Enjoys Yamaha Upgrade

      Described as ‘in the daytime a modern convention and congress centre, in the evening a classy concert and event location’, Eurogress Aachen is a major multi-space venue in Germany’s westernmost city. The installation of a pair of Yamaha CL5 digital mixing consoles has brought the mixing facilities in its main halls right up to date.

      • Aachen, Germany
      • Feb, 2017

      Yamaha Rivage PM10 "SILKening" The Voice King of Brazil

      Roberto Carlos is a traditional Brazilian singer nationally recognized. Historically, Yamaha has been the main choice for the technical staff of Roberto Carlos, and in 2016 it was no different; they continue to use Yamaha backstage.This time, the Rivage PM10 was the choice. In this article, you can read the technical reviews of staff: Luiz Ambar (FOH) and André "Silvinho" Colling (MONITOR).

      • Brazil
      • Feb, 2017

      RIVAGE PM10 Is The smARTec Choice For Leading Swiss Rental Company

      As Yamaha celebrates 30 years since it produced the world’s first digital mixer, the company’s flagship RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing system continues to win new fans around the world. One of the latest is Swiss live production company smARTec Veranstaltungstechnik AG, which took delivery of two systems in late 2016.

      • Aarau, Switzerland
      • Mar, 2017

      German State Theater Timișoara Upgrades With Yamaha QL Series

      The German State Theater in the Romanian city of Timișoara has a long history, nowadays staging a wide range of German-language productions - from traditional plays through to the most modern productions, festivals and cultural exchanges. The recent completion of a fully-digital audio system features a pair of Yamaha QL series mixing consoles.

      • Timisoara, Romania
      • Apr, 2017

      Rock and Worship Roadshow Engineers Sing High Praise for Yamaha PM10

      The Rock and Worship Roadshow, produced by Compassion International, recently brought families together for an affordable, powerful concert experience with some of the biggest artists in Christian music including this year’s headliner, Steven Curtis Chapman.

      • Tennessee, USA
      • Apr, 2017

      RIVAGE PM10 Delivers Impressive Sound for José Carreras

      The Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts supports José Carreras with the Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Mixing System

      • Nanjing, China
      • May, 2017

      San Diego’s Largest Church Installs Dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Consoles

      Rock Church is San Diego’s largest church and in the top 40 of the largest and fastest growing churches in the United States. Founded in 2000 by Pastor Miles McPherson, a former NFL player, the Rock Church now has five campuses across San Diego County.

      • San Diego, USA
      • May, 2017

      Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Sees The World With Jamiroquai

      Having released Automaton - the band’s first album in seven years - at the end of March, Jamiroquai are soon to embark on a world tour of arenas and festivals. A Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 console will be mixing the front of house sound at every show, beneath the experienced fingers of engineer Rick Pope.

      • Europe
      • May, 2017

      Yamaha Is An Essential Part Of Hamburg’s Stadtpark Summer

      Since 1975, audiences have flocked to the Freilichtbühne open air stage in Hamburg's Stadtpark each summer to enjoy an eclectic selection of music - including pop, rock, hip-hop, soul, singer/songwriters, children’s entertainers and much more. Production company Cobra Sound Light relies on Yamaha digital mixers to ensure each night’s programme is enjoyed without a hitch.

      • Hamburg
      • May, 2017

      Yamaha Consoles Deliver SLXcellence At The National Student Drama Festival

      April saw the 61st National Student Drama Festival (NSDF) take place at the University of Hull, forming part of the city’s UK City Of Culture celebrations. Rental company SLX provided a range of Yamaha digital mixing consoles and - as a little light relief for participants - Yamaha Commercial Audio UK co-sponsored Yamaha/SLX/NSDF-branded jackets, awarded to the most inventive photos posted by aspiring sound engineers on social media.

      • UK
      • May, 2017

      2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards Extravaganza Features Yamaha PM10

      The Billboard Latin Music Awards are the culmination of the Billboard Latin Music Conference that took place April 24-27 at the Ritz Carlton Miami Beach. The televised awards presentation was held on April 27 at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Florida. The longest-running event in the world dedicated to Latin music, the ceremony celebrated its 23rd year and featured performances by Jennifer Lopez, Daddy Yankee, Ricardo Arjona, Alejandro Fernández, Gente De Zona, Banda MS, CNCO, Morat, Nicky Jam, Zion & Lennox, Wisin, J Balvin, Yandel, Ozuna, and Reik, to name a few.

      • Coral Gables, USA
      • May, 2017

      German Fans Enjoys A Lucky 13 Shows With Alan Parsons and Yamaha RIVAGE PM10

      Four years after their last live appearance, German tour promoter Karsten Jahnke has brought legendary musician, producer and engineer Alan Parsons and his band back to Germany, playing 13 nearly sold out dates throughout the country in May. A Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 console has taken care of the intricate Front of House mixes for these much-anticipated performances.

      • Germany
      • May, 2017

      Dual Yamaha PM10s for Manilow Tour

      Barry Manilow is back on the road in support of his new record “This Is My Town” Songs of New York. Engineer Will Miller has chosen a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Console for mixing Manilow’s monitors. Cameron Manes is using a second PM10 for the band’s monitor mix. Hi-Tech Audio (Hayward, CA) provided the dual PM10s to Delicate Productions (Camarillo, CA) who is handling production for the tour.

      • USA
      • Jun, 2017

      Yamaha QL1s Complement Versatile Bodenseeforum

      Overlooking the River Rhine, where it links the lower and upper regions of Lake Konstanz, Bodenseeforum is a new conference venue conveniently located at the centre of Europe’s ‘four country region’ of Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Liechtenstein. A very versatile audio mixing solution was needed for this ‘modular’ venue, solved by the installation of three Yamaha QL1 digital consoles.

      • Konstanz, Germany
      • Jun, 2017

      Country Music’s Most Famous Show Installs Yamaha PM10

      What began as a simple radio broadcast in 1925 today has become a live entertainment phenomenon. Dedicated to honoring country music’s rich history and dynamic presence, the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville showcases a mix of country legends and contemporary chart-toppers that have followed in their footsteps. Each performance is made up of official Opry members and guest artists who together represent multiple generations of artists as well as the broad spectrum of country music styles.

      • Nashville, USA
      • Jun, 2017

      Russian Rapper Баста Breaks Record With RIVAGE

      Recently top Russian rapper Баста performed in front of a sold-out, 35,000-strong crowd at Moscow’s Olympic Stadium, setting a new record for an in-the-round performance by a Russian artist. Front of House sound engineer Ruslan Dmitriev naturally wanted a top class console for such a prestigious show, so he chose the Yamaha RIVAGE PM10.

      • Russia
      • Jun, 2017

      Yamaha TF1 Is On The Record, Live At Zédel

      Yamaha’s TF series mixing consoles combine state-of-the-art digital mixing technology with exceptional ease of use and a very compact footprint, all at a remarkably competitive price point. A new installation in London is also demonstrating that they are the ideal solution for live recording.

      • London, UK
      • Jul, 2017

      Gijs Gigs With Yamaha RIVAGE PM10

      With over 30 years in the industry, Gijs Schouten is one of the Netherlands most experienced professional sound engineers. Having worked with many developments in the world of pro audio, he knows when a mixing console is ‘right’. This is why he is so impressed with the Yamaha RIVAGE PM10.

      • Netherlands
      • Jul, 2017

      Eurogress Aachen Installs Five More Yamaha Digital Mixers

      Following a recent technical upgrade, which saw convention and concert venue Eurogress Aachen install two Yamaha CL5 digital mixing consoles, the new desks proved so successful that five more Yamaha digital mixers have now been installed.

      • Aachen, Germany
      • Jul, 2017

      UK Production Company Subfrantic Invests In Yamaha RIVAGE PM10

      Growing UK technical production company Subfrantic Production Services has used Yamaha mixing consoles throughout its existence, thanks to their reliability, quality and flexibility. The company has now invested in a flagship RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing system, which will keep it at the leading edge of UK technical production well into the future.

      • Keston, UK
      • Jul, 2017

      Subfrantic And Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Score At Abbey Road

      22nd June saw Subfrantic Production Services and the company's brand new Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 system installed in the legendary Studio 1 at London’s Abbey Road studios for a unique orchestral concert. Just a day after delivery it was thrust into a high-pressure situation - and it of course passed the test with flying colours.

      • London, UK
      • Jul, 2017

      Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Gets The Blues At Raalte Festival

      Inspired by American blues festivals, where audiences enjoy a rich diet of blues music with a side order of spare ribs, Ribs&Blues is an annual event held in the Dutch town of Raalte. This year’s event saw an eclectic mix of blues, roots and rock acts mixed on a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 system at Front of House.

      • Raalte, Netherlands
      • Jul, 2017

      Tasteful TF3 For PizzaExpress Live

      Yamaha’s TF series digital mixing consoles have become a fixture of many installed audio systems, taking up very little space yet offering high end mixing and audio processing. A new PizzaExpress Live restaurant in London is one of the latest high end projects to harness these advantages.

      • London, UK
      • Jul, 2017

      RIVAGE PM10 Is A Highlight Of Burghausen’s International Jazz Week

      Known as ‘the Bavarian New Orleans’, the German town of Burghausen plays host to many jazz events. An annual highlight is Jazzwoche, or International Jazz Week, which has showcased many of the genre’s leading acts since 1970. For the first time, the 2017 festival played host to a pair of Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing consoles in the main Wackerhalle venue.

      • Burghausen, Germany
      • Jul, 2017

      Live and direct

      A live performance concept new to Singapore is looking to repeat its success in Japan. Caroline Moss investigates.

      • Singapore
      • Jul, 2017

      Hungary’s Largest Theatre Invests In Yamaha and Nexo

      Many historic opera houses have, in more recent times, begun staging a wider variety of performances. This often needs the installation of modern sound reinforcement systems, to ensure that every type of production sounds its best. An example is the Erkel Theatre in the Hungarian capital Budapest, which has recently installed a state-of-the-art Yamaha and Nexo system.

      • Budapest, Hungary
      • Jun, 2017

      Yamaha At The Heart Of Mediacorp Studios

      Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 handles variety of shows and their unique requirements

      • Singapore
      • Aug, 2017

      Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Tours Brazil With José Carreras

      As one of the world’s most famous tenors, tickets for the final world tour by José Carreras have been in huge demand. The A Life In Music tour has seen sold out shows around the globe, but a particular highlight for Front of House (FoH) engineer Peter Schneekloth was the Brazil concerts, which he mixed on a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 console.

      • Brazil
      • Aug, 2017

      Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Gets Funky At The North Sea Jazz Festival

      In July the Dutch port of Rotterdam hosted the 42nd North Sea Jazz Festival, attracting over 75,000 people to enjoy a rich variety of music. Headlining the Nile stage on the final night was Jamiroquai, where a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 helped a capacity audience of 10,000 to get funky.

      • Rotterdam, Netherlands
      • Aug, 2017

      Two Yamaha RIVAGE PM10s Deliver Crystal Clear Christian Message

      Each year the GelreDome - home of Dutch football club Vitesse Arnhem - is transformed into a huge centre of Christian worship by the EO-Jongerendag (Evangelical Broadcasting Youth Day) event. With 25,000 young people enjoying a range of Christian music and sermons in a huge ‘in the round’ production, two Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing systems ensured that the message was clearly heard.

      • Arnhem, Netherland
      • Aug, 2017

      Impressive Gear Line Up at Montreal Jazz Festival

      With large crowds of delighted fans and a passionate program, the 38th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal presented by the TD Bank Group in collaboration with Rio Tinto had an impressive line up of audio production gear provided by both Solotech (Montreal) and Yamaha Professional Audio. Solotech provided the digital consoles and Yamaha provided three NEXO loudspeaker systems. Over 2,000 artists appeared during the festival period; from Arturo Sandoval, Bob Dylan, The Barr Brothers to Ravi Coltrane (son of the late John Coltrane), John Pizzarelli, and Walk Off the Earth, just to name a few.

      • Quebec, Canada
      • Aug, 2017

      Sound Engineer for Legendary Crooner Takes Yamaha PM10 For a Test Drive

      His heart may have been left in San Francisco, but the 91-year’s young crooner Tony Bennett hails from Astoria, Queens and still showing no sign of slowing down. On a recent stop at the Bayside Summer Night Series at the Embarcadero Marina Park South in San Diego, summer home to the San Diego Symphony, Bennett’s front of house engineer and production manager, Tom Young, had an opportunity to get his mixing hands on the flagship Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Console, one of two that Hi-Tech Audio (Hayward, CA) has successfully placed at the venue for two years in a row. The consoles were provided to Meeting Services, Inc. (MSI), the audio production provider for the venue.

      • San Diego, CA
      • Sep, 2017

      Igniting new systems in Singapore

      The 10th edition of the Republic Cultural Centre’s Ignite music festival saw both the Singaporean debut of Nexo’s Geo M10 mid-size line array and the first outdoor use of Yamaha’s Rivage PM10 digital console. The two-day festival is part of the polytechnic’s educational programme and is organised by students and staff in subject areas including marketing, project and process management, lighting and audio engineering.

      • Singapore
      • Aug, 2017

      Dual Yamaha PM10s for Nickelback Tour

      As part of the current Nickelback “2017 Feed the Machine Tour” CLAIR Global is providing dual Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Audio Consoles for front of house and monitors. The tour also includes special guest performances by Daughtry, Shaman’s Harvest, and Cheap Trick.

      • USA
      • Sep, 2017

      Winning Numbers: Yamaha and Nexo Reinforce The 2017 X World Games

      3,500 athletes from 112 nations, 1,600 volunteers, 201 events, 31 sports, 26 venues, 250,000 visitors and a televised audience of over 12 million are just some of the numbers which sum up the 2017 X World Games. For Yamaha and Nexo the numbers were equally impressive, with 25 mixing consoles, 18 R-series i/o units, 412 loudspeakers and a combined six kilometres of Cat5/6, fibre optic, speaker and power cable!

      • Wroclaw, Poland
      • Sep, 2017

      RIVAGE PM10 Falls Into Trance

      The Transmission trance festival touched down in Melbourne, Australia, with the RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing platform at the centre of a phenomenal audio experience.

      • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
      • Nov, 2017

      NineTai Group Delivers the KKBOX Music Awards with RIVAGE PM10 Systems

      KKBOX Music Awards is an annual live-performance event that attracts as many as 5 billion views each year. This year’s successful event was the 12th in the series, supported by two Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Digital Mixing Systems operated by the NineTai Group. The NineTai Group engineers and staff who were responsible for sound at the event were deeply impressed by the sonic quality, versatility, ease of use, and vast potential offered by the RIVAGE PM10.

      • Taipei Taiwan
      • Nov, 2017

      Beat That! Yamaha And Nexo Star At BPM | PRO

      Late October saw Yamaha and sister companies Line 6, Nexo and Steinberg embracing all things DJ-related at the BPM | PRO exhibition in Birmingham. The audio stars of the show in the Chauvet DJ Arena were a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing console and Nexo GEO M10 line array.

      • Birmingham, England
      • Nov, 2017

      High Quality - Yamaha’s Annual System Designers Conference Heads For The Alps

      In late September, 145 audio professionals from throughout Europe headed for the Austrian Alps, as Yamaha hosted its sixth annual System Designers Conference in the stunning location of the Scalaria Conference Centre, St Wolfgang.

      • St.Wolfgang, Austria
      • Nov, 2017

      Yamaha PM10 ‘Rules’ Monitor World On Tears for Fears Tour

      Formed in Bath, UK in 1981, Tears for Fears continues to bring their brand of pop music to audiences around the world, most recently appearing with Halls & Oates this past summer on a 29-city North American tour performing everything from “Shout” to “Everybody Wants to Rule the World”. The pop duo’s monitor engineer, George Squiers, took along a Yamaha PM10 Digital Audio Console for mixing duties courtesy of Firehouse Productions.

      • USA
      • Dec, 2017

      Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Mixes Croatia’s Show Of The Year

      Petar Grašo, one of Croatia’s leading pop singers, celebrated 20 years of success with a sold-out show at the Zagreb Arena on 25th November. His Front of House engineer, Denis Fulir, mixed it on a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 - the first time Yamaha’s flagship console had been used on a Croatian show. It was, as Denis says, the country’s “show of the year”.

      • Croatia
      • Dec, 2017

      Yamaha PM10 Offers the Sound of the Holidays for Pentatonix

      From Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Massachusetts to DC and New York City, a cappella group Pentatonix has been taking their show on the road to celebrate the new CD, A Pentatonix Christmas. The three-time Grammy® Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling artists have sold more than 6.5 million albums performing for hundreds of thousands of fans at sold-out shows across the globe.

      • USA
      • Dec, 2017

      Panto And Pitch-Perfect Pupils: Yamaha Brings Christmas To Perth

      In venues the length and breadth of the UK, Christmas concerts and the grand tradition of pantomime are getting thousands of people into the festive spirit. Yamaha mixing consoles are at the heart of many, with no less than six hard at work in Perth, Scotland.

      • Perth, UK
      • Dec, 2017

      Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 at the Daejeon Arts Center

      The Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 system was introduced for the first time ever in Korea at the Daejeon Arts centre in Daejeon in July 2016. We asked Mr. Sung, Jae-hoon (Sound Director/Team Leader) and Mr. Park, Chan-ho (chief Sound Engineer) for their assessment of the system thus far.

      • Daejeon, South Korea
      • Dec, 2017

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