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Yamaha at Gear Expo 2021

Yamaha Gear Expo 2021
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YC73 / YC88

YC73 / YC88

In 88-key hammer action, and 73-note balanced action

Following the success and critical acclaim of the YC61 as well as numerous inquiries from musicians around the world, Yamaha expands the YC range by two new models: YC88 and YC73

The YC88 features an 88-key Natural Wood Graded Hammer action keyboard or a grand piano inspired playing style. The YC73 uses Balanced Hammer Standard action to replicate the feel of classic electric pianos.

Yamaha YC88

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Yamaha YC73

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Both new models offer a large variety of sounds from organs to synthesizers by integrating three sound engines: VCM, FM andAWM2. Combined with sound effects and layering options, the sonic versatility of the new instruments is impressive. Intuitive direct controls and connectivity options for second manuals, switches and pedals add to the comprehensive flexibility. Constant updates will expand on this basis even further.

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DTX6

DTX6

Three new kits for 2021

Yamaha DTX6: three brand new e-drum kits with great feel, great sounds, and new control features ready to Create. Inspire. Connect.  

The new DTX6 series continues this tradition with incredibly powerful new features and new sounds. 

Yamaha DTK6K3

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Yamaha has years of experience developing high-end musical instruments and professional audio equipment, as well as producing some of the best acoustic drum kits to be found on stages and in studios all around the globe. Harnessing additional know-how from the fields of studio monitoring and professional mixing consoles, the new DTX6 series models feature brand new high-resolution drum sounds. It also has intuitive sound creation controls, legendary Yamaha effects, and comprehensive connectivity with computers and mobile devices, which make the DTX6 more than just a new e-drum kit.

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Pacifica 612

Pacifica 612

And brand-new Pacificas too

Yamaha today introduced two new models in the Pacifica612 range, featuring striking new finishes. 

The Pacifica612VIIFMX sports a flamed-maple veneer top with a Fired Red finish, and the Pacifica612VIIX is available in Matte Silk Blue, Teal Green Metallic, and Yellow Natural Satin. The guitars combine renowned Yamaha build quality and playability with premium third-party components, recalling the Pacifica series’ LA custom shop roots. 

Yamaha Pacifica 612

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Yamaha Pacifica 612

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Yamaha Pacifica 612

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Yamaha Pacifica 612

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“The Pacifica series was originally designed with our Los Angeles custom shop for players who needed premium features and performance,” said Dave Miner, Product Marketing Manager for Electric Guitars with the Yamaha Guitar Group. “Pacifica600 models continue that tradition with upgraded hardware and a growing line up of finishes, so players can find their perfect sound and style.

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