Welcome Guest...thanks for dropping by!
Due to our software to enable you to browse our forum sections you first need to register with us.
You will then receive a ‘verification email’ notification with a link for you to click. This will automatically validate your email address. Once we have received this we can then complete the registration and away you go!
** Please do check your spam folder just in case! **
And when your membership is approved, please introduce yourself to our community in the 'Introduce Yourself' category below.
Our Forum Guidelines - Please...
Community News & Announcements
A Christmas Card To You All.....
Finding Your Way Around The Forum
Details of how to use the forum facilities
How to post a YouTube Video
Donations To The Forum
Would you like to help to keep your forum up and running?....Donations are always welcome and very much appreciated!
The Archive Storeroom
Archived Forum Content
What a Wonderful World
Meet The YKF Team
Come along and let us introduce ourselves to you!
Meet The Team ~ How We Began
Say "hello" and introduce yourself to our community. Tell us a little about yourself, and include the keyboards/instruments that you play, and also your country location.
Hi from Kev
Yamaha News And Updates
Keep up to date with all the latest instrument, product and softwear news and announcements from Yamaha
New Yamaha PSRs Models
Music Industry News
Stay in touch with all the latest world wide news and breaking stories from the music industry.
What's New at Yamaha This Mon...
Tyros Tipsters - Advice & News of the Latest Yamaha Deals
The Tyros Tipsters - Advice & News of the Latest Yamaha Deals
New Keyboard on the way - gre...
2016 Festival Reviews, Pictures & Videos
Read All About It! Post Festival reviews, pictures and videos from the 2016 Event
The 'Jam Busters' Route 66 - ...
Rog the Dodge
2014/2015 Festival Reviews, Pictures & Videos
Read All About It! Post Festival reviews, pictures and videos from the 2014 and 2015 Events
Ken Hall Opens The Show! Fes...
The YKF Christmas Jukebox
Get into the spirit of Christmas and post up your favourite festive songs here!
A Spaceman Came Traveling.
Keyboard, Vocal Performances & Members Duets
Post your keyboard, vocal performances and joint members duets here.
I'm in the Mood for Love (AR8...
A place for 'the novice player' to be comfortable with posting their music.
Persian Song: Vigen: Bi Saran...
The YKF Youth Club
Calling All Grandchildren! - Does your family have a budding Oscar Peterson, the next Elton John or even a Mozart in the making? If so then we would love to hear it! Post the music of your grandchild here! .
Lord of the Rings Theme.
Non Yamaha Keyboard Performances
Music uploads from keyboards other than Yamaha
“Wake-Up” (Original Perfo...
Prize Winning Funtime Musical Competitions
Funtime Challenges & Musical Prize Winning Competitions. Come along and join in the fun!......a prize for the top three winning entries!
**Laurel & Hardy Soundtrack C...
Anliz's March/April Challenge
Theme: THOSE WERE THE DAYS. Select a popular song from the 1970s and feature a GUITAR as part OR all of your arrangement. Enter as many entries as you like. The Challenges are for players of all abilities, and this Challenge will commence 1st March, and run until 30th April 2018.
Killing Me Softly
Anliz's January/February 2018 Challenge
Theme: CREATE A MEDLEY OF SONGS. Your Medley can include up to 4 Songs if you wish, and can be from the same Genre, or a mix of Genres. Enter as many Medleys as you like. The YKF Challenges are for Players of all abilities. Challenge starts 1st January 2018 and will run until 28th February.
Winner Announced for January/...
Anliz's December 2017 Challenge
ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE.....choose a love song to play.
Maybe you have a favourite love song that is special to you? Choose any title from any genre. The challenge starts 1st December.
Anliz's November Challenge
Theme: YOU CALL THE TUNE ~ but we set the Style! Choose your own song to play using only the Keyboard Style MIDNIGHT SWING from the Swing & Jazz Section of your Keyboard. You may change the voicing within the style if you wish. Enter as many songs as you wish, but all have to be played to the MIDNIGHT SWING Style.
The YKF Challenges are for players of all abilities. Challenge starts 1st November 2017
I left my heart in san franci...
*Challenge Champions* - The Winners Circle
The Winners Circle - Your place to find and listen to all the winning entries to each months Challenge
Winner Announced for October ...
Hints and tips on how to get the best from your keyboard
Locking Your Keyboard
Tools of the trade to help you free your mind and improvise!
How To Embellish A Melody
Chord Progressions & The Circle Of 5th's Explained!
Help is on hand to explain, de-mystify and help you use the 'circle of 5ths'. Chord Progressions and the 'circle of 5th's'
The Circle Of 5ths - You Can ...
Chord Types/Extensions Explained And How To Contsruct Them
How to figure out and a Major, Minor, Augmented & Diminished chord. Along With Chord Extensions & Inversions
Tritone Chord Substitutions -...
Blues and Jazz - Flex those fingers!
Have fun exploring and experimenting the exciting world of Jazz along with the 12 bar blues.
How To Simply Make Your Blues...
Jazz Piano Song Tutorials Beginners & Intermediate
Jazz Piano Song Tutorials - Step by step tuition for all budding pianists to get you playing those great Jazz Standards. Beginners to Intermediate level.
Tenderly ~ Jazz Piano Tutoria...
Music Theory - Basics and beyond!
Help is always at hand with your music theory - from basics to beyond!
Music Theory - Note Values
Hints, Tips & Advice on how to...
How to get the very best from your keyboard...your place to ask for help
Avoiding all those Sharps and...
Steve's Keyboard Workshops
One to one expert tuition with specialized videos and tutorials.
Midi Recorder Editing - Timin...
Keyboard Q & A For Beginners - Making Everything Easier!
Do you need some basic keyboard help? Then ask away! No problem is too small, no question is too simple....we are all here to help!
foot volume control
Yamaha Genos - Yamaha's Latest Flagship Keyboard
**NEW** Yamaha Genos - Find all the latest news and views on Yamaha's latest Flagship keyboard.
Genos ‘Mega Stick’
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 5 Users
Tyros 4 & Tyros 3
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 3 & 4 Users
no sound from 1 speaker
PSR S Series
Information, Updates & Tech Support for PSR S users
Clavinova, DGX and other Digital Pianos
Information, Updates & Tech Support for all Yamaha Digital Pianos past and Present
CVP700 series Clavinova - Rec...
Synths, DAW & Gear
Synths, DAW & Gear -Questions, Answers, Advice and 'How To' Technical help.
Computer, Tablets & Software
Plugins, Tablets, Ipads, Apps etc.
Help Needed Please !! Problem...
Have Your Say With Feedback To Yamaha!
Post here your essential feedback to Yamaha regarding Instruments, Equipment & MusicSoft. Include all 'pros' & 'cons'!
Problem with Genos
General Chit Chat, News & Views
Your place to share your news and a place to enjoy general chat.
Time For a Chuckle - Jokes and Funny Stories!
Your Jokes - Keep 'em clean folks!
Reviewing a purchase
Coffee Break <> Nessa's Picture Quiz *NEW*
Can you spot all that is missing from the picture?
*Nessa's Picture Quiz ~ Can Y...
Buy, Sell & Wanted - Items for Sale or Wanted
A place for you to buy, sell or seek any music related item.
Members Own Performance CD's Now Available
A place for members to advertise their own performance CD's - **Please note that Approval of Admin is required before advertising**
As Night Falls - Release of N...
Multi Pads, Styles and Registrations etc.
No copyright material or commercial selling please.
World Wide Web - Surfers Paradise!
A place where you can find or post useful links to websites that may be of interests to other members
High quality Relaxing Music
Sheet Music, Fake Books, Chord Charts
Requests, questions or links to sheet music, fake books, chord charts or another other music related publications.
EZ Full index