The key to sight-reading success? Consistent daily practice, according to Dr. Charles R. Jackson, Jr., part-time assistant professor of music at Kennesaw (Georgia) State University, and Michael Burritt, professor of percussion and chair of the woodwinds, brass and percussion department at Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York.
Anyone who has set up a PA system for a performance, presentation or party knows just how complicated it can be. You’ve got heavy speakers and amplifiers, confusing cables, a mixing board, effects boxes, and of course the cases and bags for it all. Then you have to figure out how to plug in all the wires, instruments, microphones and music sources. However, with the new Yamaha STAGEPAS 400BT and 600BT, life just got a lot easier.
Yamaha has released a replacement for the infamous Tyros! It's the Yamaha Genos!
The Yamaha Carl Tosten Workshop was a smashing success! Over 30 people attended and there was standing room only! The crowd was engaging--asking questions ranging from Folk-style Guitar play, to the Yamaha product line.
A good time was had by all, and Yamaha donated a Guitalele for giveaway. The Mantova's went even bigger and gave-away a Yamaha Revstar guitar to celebrate the occassion!