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Yamaha Honors Teachers With Prestigious Legacy in Education Award

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 29, 2018
Yamaha Corporation of America has announced the two recipients of the 2018 Yamaha Legacy in Education Awards: Jeffrey Moore, Dean of the College of Arts and Humanities at the University of Central Florida (UCF) and David Stanoch, a versatile drumset artist and educator with more than 30 years of experience teaching and performing worldwide. Read More...

Yamaha To Reprise ‘All-Star Concert on the Grand’ Extravaganza at 2019 NAMM Show

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• November 29, 2018
Having enthralled its dealers for more than 20 years with the biggest NAMM concert experiences imaginable, Yamaha is once again bringing its legendary multimedia production to all show attendees during the 2019 NAMM Show, to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, January 24-27. Read More...

L’Orage Perform in Style with CHAUVET Professional Fixtures

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 28, 2018
This fall, the Arco d’Augusto served as an evocative setting for a concert by the Italian folk band L’Orage, as they performed on a stage set up under the spacious arch. Adding to the atmosphere of the concert was a Federico Seguri lighting design that cast a glow on the band and the ancient monument by using a collection of CHAUVET Professional Maverick fixtures, supplied by Fumasoli Audio & Lights Rental.  Read More...

Yamaha Launches the 2019 Young Performing Artists Competition

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Featured
  • Upfront
• November 28, 2018
Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Yamaha Young Performing Artists (YYPA) competition, an annual program that has helped build the musical careers of outstanding young talent for more than 30 years. Read More...

Liverpool Disco Festival Relies on CHAUVET Professional Fixtures

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 27, 2018
This year, the Liverpool Disco Festival used 7 CHAUVET Professional Rogue R1 FX-B, 2 Rogue R1 Beam, 4 Rogue R2 Wash and 4 Rogue R1 Spot fixtures, all specified by Cheshire Event Production. Read More...

D’Addario Collects Donations for Global Day of Giving

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 26, 2018
This year, on November 27, the D’Addario Foundation will celebrate the Global Day of Giving by collecting donations. 100 percent of every donation goes directly to supporting their partner programs. Read More...

St. Luke’s Manor Lights Up With CHAUVET Professional

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 21, 2018
St. Luke’s Manor in Cleveland recently lit up for its concert series with help from lighting designer Brent Schmidt of B Productions. Helping him in this endeavor were 24Freedom Par Quad-4 IP and six Intimidator Wash Zoom 350 IRC fixtures from CHAUVET DJ. Read More...

ChamSys Wins New Products Award at WFX

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 21, 2018
ChamSys recently went home with a New Products Award at WFX for its new user-friendly console, the ChamSys QuickQ 20. Read More...

Manhasset Specialty Co. Honored with Advisory Board position by Central Washington University

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 21, 2018
Central Washington University has selected Dan Roberts, president and general manager of Manhasset Specialty Company for an Advisory Board position in their College of Arts and Humanities for 2019 and 2020. Read More...

D’Addario Shares Second Episode of ‘Raw Talent’

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Supplier Scene
• November 21, 2018
D’Addario has released Episode 2 of Raw Talent, featuring singer-songwriter Anne McCue. Read More...

GC Establishes GoFundMe Account to Support Victims of California Fires

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• November 20, 2018
Due the devastating recent fires in California, Guitar Center has established a GoFundMe account to support victims, including GC Support Center associates, in their effort to get back on their feet. Read More...

Sammy Ash at ‘Music Show Experience’ in Brazil

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Upfront
• November 20, 2018
On September 13th of 2018, Sammy Ash represented NAMM and NAMMU for the first “Music Show Experience” Musical Instrument show in Sao Paolo Brazil. Read More...

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