Reference Entry

Yamaha Corporation

in The Oxford Companion to Music

Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199579037

Show Summary Details


Japanese firm of instrument makers founded as Nippon Gakki in Hamamatsu in 1887 by Torakusu Yamaha (1851–1916). It produces pianos, brass and woodwind instruments, and over 100 kinds of electronic instrument including synthesizers and digital electric pianos....

Reference Entry.  43 words. 

Subjects: Music

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. subscribe or login to access all content.