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Pearl River's David Rooksby discusses the company's recent MMR Dealers' Choice win, the new alliance with Schimmel Pianos, and more.

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Vandoren has announced the winners of the 2016 Emerging Artist Competition. 

Read more: Vandoren Announces 2016 Emerging Artist Competition Winners

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Avid® and Focusrite have a history of industry-shaping collaborations, from the world’s first plug-ins to feature a fully skeuomorphic GUI (D2 and D3), to the original Focusrite-designed Mbox® interface that brought Avid Pro Tools® software to the masses, and Control|24TM, Avid’s first mid-format console.

Read more: Avid and Focusrite Plan Future Collaboration at NAMM

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There are millions of new potential customers for music products, and a brand new association has them squarely in their sights. 

Read more: New Organization Expands Music Industry Reach

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On Thursday morning of the 2016 NAMM Show, Alfred Music's Iris and Ron shared thoughts of the recently departed -- and much missed -- Morty Manus.

Read more: Iris and Ron Manus Discuss Morty Manus

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The Yamaha team receives the Legacy Award plaque from MMR editor Christian Wissmuller for the - quite frankly incredible - Dealers' Choice Awards achievements of the company's Disklavier.

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MMR's Terry Lowe hands Xiao Wei of Pearl River Piano Group with the Dealers' Choice Award for "Acoustic Piano Line of the Year" on Thursday of this year's NAMM gathering in Anaheim.

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German piano manufacturer Schimmel and the world's largest piano manufacturer (by volume), Pearl River Piano Group, have entered into a strategic alliance.

Read more: Pearl River and Schimmel Initiate Alliance

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On Tuesday, January 12th, Yamaha hosted a special gathering at Yamaha Artist Services on 5th Avenue in NYC to preview four innovative instrument lines.

Read more: NYC Preview of Yamaha Instruments to Debut at 2016 NAMM

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Roland Corporation and Seattle-based Virtual Sonics have entered into a joint venture: Roland Virtual Sonics, a software, services, and media solutions provider.

Read more: Roland and Virtual Sonics Form Joint Venture

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