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  • Yamaha MOXF6 Review
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    Yamaha MOXF6 Review - Changing of the Guard

    04/01/14

    Incorporating most of the sound engine of the Motif XF, the MOXF aims to redefine the standard of mid-range workstations. A sound change?

  • Yamaha F370 Review
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    Yamaha F370 Review - Folk in Tune

    03/03/14

    We took this new, inexpensive dreadnaught from Yamaha for a test drive. Here's what we found.

  • Yamaha FS740SFM Review
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    Yamaha FS740SFM Review - The Little One With a Big Voice

    05/27/12

    The sun is shining and the air is warm. Nice weather to sit down on the terrace, open the cardboard box and there it is... It's small, it's new and it's beautiful! Its half-jumbo size in vintage sunburst finish recalls the Gibson LG01 from the 50's and 60's, clandestine bars, cigar smoke, and blues players. It's time to stop staring at it and put …

  • Yamaha Pacifica PAC611HFM Review
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    Yamaha Pacifica PAC611HFM Review - Let's Sail together!

    05/13/12

    Pacifica — a name that recalls the beach, the ocean, the sun. If you like sailing, following the wind for hours armed only with your courage and a fishing-rod, you'll be disappointed by the present review: this is not a hunting/fishing magazine! We review today a guitar designed by Yamaha Guitar Development Hollywood that has been on the market si…

  • Yamaha THR10 Travel Amp Review
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    Yamaha THR10 Travel Amp Review - Small But Powerful

    02/29/12

    Yamaha's new amplifier range now includes a brand new product: the THR10. It looks like a standard compact amp head. But in fact, this product holds some surprises...

  • Yamaha DTX540K Review
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    Yamaha DTX540K Review - Pads Without Mercy!

    02/01/12

    Yamaha pulls out all the stops with its revolutionary TCS pads in an attempt to make itself appealing to most drummers who still refuse e-drums. As a DTXPress owner and former user, the DTX540K is reminding me the feelings I had when I first left the acoustic path. Thus, I was very excited and had (too?) high expectations when I started this revie…

  • Yamaha Motif XF Mini-Review
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    Yamaha Motif XF Mini-Review - Big Bad Workstation

    11/28/10

    A big surprise that arrives at the end of 2010 is the new Yamaha Motif XF, which gives a boost to the sound quality and the spontaneity of workstations. So how much more advanced than its competitors is it?

  • Yamaha Tyros 3 product review
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    Yamaha Tyros 3 product review - Yamaha Tyros 3: The Arranger Keyboard Rearranged

    09/17/09

    Perpetuating the Tyros line for the third time, Yamaha presents a new, high-technology arranger keyboard that provides a rarely achieved musicality.

  • Yamaha Tenori-On: The Test
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    Yamaha Tenori-On: The Test - Unidentified Musical Object

    01/16/09

    In the world of electronic instruments, when you think innovation, the name Yamaha rarely comes to mind! Yet this Japanese company was the creator of the first FM synthesizer, the DX7. So just to show you that they can still innovate, Yamaha has created the Tenori-On, a sort of UMO (Unidentified Musical Object) halfway between a musical instrument…