Yamaha Dear Glenn Project Unveils AI System that Reproduces Performance Style of Legendary Pianist Glenn Gould at Ars Electronica Festival
Yamaha Corporation will unveil the world's first Artificial Intelligence(AI) piano system based on deep learning technology that is capable of playing any piece of music in the style of late legendary pianist Glenn Gould while interacting with humans in a music ensemble on September 7, the third day of the Ars Electronica Festival, one of the world's largest media arts festivals, held in Linz, Austria. The AI system will give a concert performance together with several renowned performers of today. There will also be a panel session about the future of music and AI. The project has also been recognized as one of several efforts celebrating 150 Years of Japanese-Austrian relations.
Yamaha Approved by Science Based Target Initiative for Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Target, Expresses Support for TCFD Recommendations
One of the key strategies of the Yamaha Group's "Make Waves 1.0" medium-term management plan, announced in April 2019, is to "contribute to society through our business." By engaging in environmental conservation efforts such as sustainable use of timber, development of environmentally friendly products, and reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, Yamaha aims to co-exist with the natural environment and contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set by UN.
Yamaha releases the next-generation STAGEPAS 1K all-in-one portable PA system.
Featuring a bold new design concept and significant improvements in audio performance, usability, and portability made possible by Yamaha's extensive experience developing professional audio products and technologies, the new STAGEPAS 1K re-defines the standard for portable PA systems.