The UBC Music Library faculty never imagined that a piano could be placed in a library that required absolute silence. How would it not become a decoration? How would it work? Considering the library is all about providing public services, having a hybrid piano truly fulfills that function.Read More
Elton John recently confirmed dates in October and February for “The Million Dollar Piano” at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The show features a Yamaha piano with more than 68 LED videos screens that swirl colors and patterns while Elton plays a setlist of songs spanning his five-decade career.Read More
We are deeply saddened by the loss of another world icon and musical powerhouse. We know that Prince will continue to inspire and challenge us with the legacy of his albums, his artistry and his vibrant spirit.Read More
Over 200 students from our Vancouver, Richmond, Coquitlam, Surrey and North Vancouver locations performed in our February Musician Club Concert. Honor Awards were presented to Academy students who had achieved distinctive results from the RCM Exam, Yamaha Graded Exam and other examinations.Read More
Students from Ms. Elaine Lee (Coquitlam Location); Ms. Pauline Ng (Richmond Location) and Ms. Rebecca Cheng (Vancouver Location) were invited to perform inside the RBC Avion VIP Boutique in Burnaby Metrotown on December 6, 2015.Read More
The prestigious International Chopin Competition was held in Warsaw, Poland this past month, and we are honored to share that the renowned Yamaha CFX concert grand piano proved to be the instrument of choice for the majority of contestants.