News & Events

Venova YVS-140 Casual Wind Instrument Wins Top Award, YH-L700A Headphones Win Gold Award in the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2022

Yamaha Corporation announces that its Venova™ YVS-140 casual wind instrument has been selected for the most prestigious Grand Award in the DFA Design for Asia Awards 2022.

PC-D / DI Series Firmware V1.0.5 Released

This update adds the SP PRESET of VKE, VC, VC-N, and VXH Series, and fixes some bugs. Please read full details on the download page.

Important Notice: Regarding Bug When Connecting a Compatible Instrument via Bluetooth to the Smart Pianist app Installed on Android 13 Devices [Smart Pianist Android Version]

We have received reports that a bug has been found in which an instrument is not recognized and cannot be used when a Smart Pianist-compatible instrument is connected via Bluetooth to the Smart Pianist app installed on an Android 13 device.

Important Notice: Regarding Bug When Connecting a Compatible Instrument via Bluetooth to the Chord Tracker app Installed on Android 13 Devices [Chord Tracker Android Version]

We have received reports that a bug has been found in which reconnection is not possible until the instrument is restarted when a Chord Tracker-compatible instrument is connected via Bluetooth to the Chord Tracker app installed on an Android 13 device and the below operation is performed.

Yamaha Collaboration Presents Unique Hybrid Education Solutions

With audio visual and other key technologies fundamentally important throughout the education sector, Yamaha has worked with four other manufacturers to showcase unique hybrid education solutions at Cambridge Judge Business School, part of the University of Cambridge.

Three Yamaha Designs Selected in the Good Design Awards 2022

Yamaha Corporation announces that three 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 AG01 live streaming USB microphone, the "Intercom via your Smartphone powered by SoundUD" intercom system for facilities, and the "Text and Sound Based Multilingual Announcement System powered by SoundUD" public announcement system. The Multilingual Announcement System was also chosen for the Good Design Best 100, which consists of designs that have received especially high evaluations.

RM-W Firmware V1.8.3 Released

New Firmware V1.8.3 improved the behavior related to charging.

Yamaha Is On The Money At The Library of Mistakes

Edinburgh's Library of Mistakes is a unique, free learning resource, which focuses on the world's business and financial history. Its recent move to new premises has seen Yamaha processing and speakers installed to assist with its programme of lectures, live streams and podcasts.

ProVisionaire Control/Touch V3.10.0 Released

New features: Now supports Digital Mixing System RIVAGE PM series CSD-R7, DSP-R10, DSP-RX, DSP-RX-EX, and Boundary Microphone RM-TT.

ADECIA Making the Grade at University of Arizona

A big reason why we went with Yamaha was the set up. It was extremely easy to do.