Bass legend Billy Sheehan (Mr Big, Winery Dogs) will be appearing at YML for a clinic performance at 7.30pm March 6th. The clinic will include playing tips, advice on being a working musician, and anything else you would like to ask this true bass innovator. Chance for exclusive Q&A after event.
Led by Yamaha UK’s DTX Demonstrator Simon Edgoose, these intimate sessions at Yamaha Music London are aimed to provide an overview of the full potential of the newest DTX release, the DTX502 Series. During the 30 minute sessions Simon will highlight all of the new features with some explosive performances and inspirational advice. At the heart of the new DTX502 Series is the all-new, redesigned, re-engineered, and re-voiced DTX502 Drum Trigger Module, which delivers brand new rock, jazz and electronic kits and include real Yamaha Acoustic Drum Samples. They offer realistic touch, feel and 'bounce' for a true acoustic playing experience.
Don’t miss this free class all about guitar tone. From classic and modern guitar tones to the process of making and understanding how to create
tones—this class is a must-attend for lovers of killer tone.
This is ONE session at 2pm that will last for about 45 – 60min
However, Paul will be in-store until 4pm and available for 1-to-1 sessions and questions
• About the evolution of electric guitar and amp tone
• Why getting the right tone is important
• How to tweak a tone like a pro
• How you can match a song's guitar tone in under three seconds
• The best way to learn guitar, develop your chops and have great amp
Line 6 Product Specialist Paul Hindmarsh will lead this class and answer your
Piano Week: First rate, second hand and affordable
Monday 16 March 2015 10:00am
Monday 23 March 2015
Refurbished Yamaha Pianos, Ex-Demonstration models and Pre-Owned Pianos sale week.
The Pianos are available for a preview at the YML Store and online for customers for a week from Monday 16th March.
EPTA Day Course - Urtext Primo Study Day with Nils Franke and Universal Edition
Thursday 19 March 2015 10:30am
This EPTA UK day course looks at three specific topics - grading repertoire, the purpose of urtext in piano teaching and the pedagogy of some of the great pianist-composers. Nils Franke, author of Wiener Urtext’s Primo series, will play some of the rarer teaching material included in this series and lead two workshop presentations in how to grade piano music.
Come into the store on Saturday 21st March for a special opportunity to select from a wide variety of instruments for the first time and receive a FREE lesson on the day. Suitable for children and adults - this is the chance to have fun, beginning! Or, for a lot of us, beginning again!
Yamaha are proud sponsors of the Music for All Charity, and the Learn To Play day events.
Looking for advice on how to get the most out of your PA system? Don’t know your EQ from your elbow? Need some help taming the feedback at your band rehearsals? Or just interested in hearing the latest Yamaha PA gear? Then our Live Sound Advice evening is for you.
The evening session will be hosted by our Pro Audio Manager, Chris Irvine. You will be able to get up close and personal with the products, ask the questions you don’t get a chance to during a gig or rehearsal, or simply sit back and enjoy the experience.
Whilst Live Sound is a serious business, we’ll keep this relaxed, fun and informative.
Music Production Sessions with Dom Sigalas
Saturday 11 April 2015 10:00am
Yamaha are proud to announce that product specialist and synth guru Dom Sigalas will be hosting a special day of demonstrations and advice on all things music production related on Saturday 11th April at Yamaha Music London.
A prominent and respected composer and in-demand music producer with credits including National Geographic, Dom will be on hand all day to answer your questions and inspire you with demonstrations and guidance on the MOXF, MOTIF & MX synths, CP Stage piano and the latest line-up of studio monitors. As an expert on Steinberg's Cubase, Dom will also be showing how this production software - bundled with many of these products - integrates beautifully with the hardware and is way more than just another freebie!
So if performing or producing music is your passion, get yourself down to Yamaha Music London for an unmissable event. Simply come along and soak up the creative atmosphere, or contact the store to book a One-To-One session with Dom
Here at Yamaha Music London we have a full range of in store demonatrations, piano receitals and other exciting events regarding the music industry, learning to play instruments along with providing our customers information on Yamaha's latest releases.
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