April/May will see top German organist, Claudia Hirschfeld returning to the UK for another tour. Over the past couple of weeks, a few of the venues that Claudia planned to include have had to cancel, therefore, there are more dates being released. If you think your club or society might like to include Claudia in a special one off show, these are the dates that she still has remaining:
Friday, April 19
Monday, April 22
Saturday, April 27
Saturday, May 4
Monday, May 6
Tuesday, May 7
If you are interested, all enquiries should be made ... Read more.
The Music Industries Association Awards 2012 have been announced and for the second year in succession, a Yamaha Clavinova has won in the Best Keyboard category which is sponsored by Classic FM.
Following on from the success of the CLP-470 last year, the CLP-440 was chosen by public vote as this year's winner.
"We're delighted to have two award-winning instruments in our current range and because this award is chosen by the public, it makes it even more exciting" commented Richard Ashby, Marketing Ma... Read more.
Every year, the Music Industries Association (MIA) get together to celebrate and award the greatest products in the musical instrument industry. The 2012 MIA Awards recently took place at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium, London and it was at this event that Korg were awarded "Music Hardware of the Year award"
Korg say "[we] are very proud that our flagship Korg Kronos Workstation won The Future Music, Music Hardware of the Year award. We would like to send our thanks to everyone who voted for us."
In the time since our last news items were posted, Yamaha has added numerous demonstration videos of the brand new CVP-600 Clavinova piano series - played by the fantastic Peter Baartmans. Take a look here!
This has been recorded straight from the new Yamaha CVP-609 piano, sounds brilliant!
A big thank you to James Woodcock for putting this video online. We can expect more media from Yamaha in the very near future.
Once again Yamaha justifies it's position as the largest and leading manufacture of musicial instruments in the world with the launch of the brand new CVP Clavinova piano series.
The CVP range is a versatile combination of the finest Clavinova piano technology with sounds, styles and featues from the market leading Tyros4 and S-Series keyboards.
There are three models in the range, the CVP-601, CVP-605 and CVP-609. The 605 and 609 have an exciting new interface and operating system, with a huge colour touch screen at its heart.
For more information, head ... Read more.