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383 45 A Christmas Card To You All.....
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10688 745 What a Wonderful World
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     Just Saying 'Hello'
Meet The YKF Team
Come along and let us introduce ourselves to you!
8 6 Meet The Team ~ How We Began
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Introduce Yourself
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.
1487 182 Hello from John Gargani, in D...
     The News Desk......Read All About It Here!
Yamaha News And Updates
Keep up to date with all the latest instrument, product and softwear news and announcements from Yamaha
33 7 Genos Updates and Clear-Out S...
by Roland
Music Industry News
Stay in touch with all the latest world wide news and breaking stories from the music industry.
9 4 What's New at Yamaha This Mon...
by Nessa
Tyros Tipsters - Advice & News of the Latest Yamaha Deals
The Tyros Tipsters - Advice & News of the Latest Yamaha Deals
59 7 New Keyboard on the way - gre...
by dentyr
2016 Festival Reviews, Pictures & Videos
Read All About It! Post Festival reviews, pictures and videos from the 2016 Event
187 29 The 'Jam Busters' Route 66 - ...
by 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
202 21 Ken Hall Opens The Show! Fes...
by Anne S
     Performers Forums - Post Your Music Here
The YKF Christmas Jukebox
Get into the spirit of Christmas and post up your favourite festive songs here!
140 13 A Spaceman Came Traveling.
by Arthur
Keyboard, Vocal Performances & Members Duets
Post your keyboard, vocal performances and joint members duets here.
17629 1405 Feelings
by JeanG
Novice Performances
A place for 'the novice player' to be comfortable with posting their music.
358 35 Persian Song: Vigen: Bi Saran...
by Jim H
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! .
45 3 Lord of the Rings Theme.
by Nessa
Non Yamaha Keyboard Performances
Music uploads from keyboards other than Yamaha
181 17 A Love So Beautiful
by Nessa
     Nessa's Funtime Musical Competitions
Prize Winning Funtime Musical Competitions
Funtime Musical Competitions. Come along and join in the fun!......a prize for the top three winning entries!
107 22 Laurel & Hardy Dance Routine ...
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     Anliz Challenge Section - Fun Monthly challenges set to keep you exploring and enjoying your keyboard to the maximum. **Yamaha Keyboard Entries Only In This Section Please**
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.
68 7 Medley ( Old Piano Rag,We Sha...
by JeanG
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.
115 9 That's All
by Anne S
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
196 13 Winner Announced for November...
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*Challenge Champions* - The Winners Circle
The Winners Circle - Your place to find and listen to all the winning entries to each months Challenge
544 39 Winner Announced for October ...
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     Nessa's Video Tutorials - Watch, Look and Learn with video tutorials covering techniques & music theory
Keyboard Tutorials
Hints and tips on how to get the best from your keyboard
23 7 Interesting alternative intro...
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Tools of the trade to help you free your mind and improvise!
47 15 How To Embellish A Melody
by Nessa
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'
20 5 The Circle Of 5ths - You Can ...
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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
30 10 Tritone Chord Substitutions -...
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Blues and Jazz - Flex those fingers!
Have fun exploring and experimenting the exciting world of Jazz along with the 12 bar blues.
4 4 How To Simply Make Your Blues...
by Nessa
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.
6 4 Misty ~ Jazz Piano Tutorial
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Music Theory - Basics and beyond!
Help is always at hand with your music theory - from basics to beyond!
6 4 Music Theory - Note Values
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     Improving your Performances - Help and advice from the top!
Hints, Tips & Advice on how to...
How to get the very best from your keyboard...your place to ask for help
542 109 Home audio amp NO NO NO
by into4allan
Steve's Keyboard Workshops
One to one expert tuition with specialized videos and tutorials.
224 36 Style stops when I change reg...
by merry
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!
8 3 tyros 3 keyboard tution
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     Technical Forums
Yamaha Genos - Yamaha's Latest Flagship Keyboard
**NEW** Yamaha Genos - Find all the latest news and views on Yamaha's latest Flagship keyboard.
459 49 Genos Vocal Harmony
by Nessa
Tyros 5
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 5 Users
341 71 3rd party styles - help neede...
by Rusty Roof
Tyros 4 & Tyros 3
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 3 & 4 Users
124 27 Sound samples of Gregorian Ch...
by dentyr
PSR S Series
Information, Updates & Tech Support for PSR S users
287 63 YEM question
by dentyr
Clavinova, DGX and other Digital Pianos
Information, Updates & Tech Support for all Yamaha Digital Pianos past and Present
102 26 Comparison between CVP 203 an...
by Steve S
Synths, DAW & Gear
Synths, DAW & Gear -Questions, Answers, Advice and 'How To' Technical help.
167 23 Useful and relatively simple ...
by Roland
Computer, Tablets & Software
Plugins, Tablets, Ipads, Apps etc.
452 67 I seem to have disappeared!!!
by Andycap
Have Your Say With Feedback To Yamaha!
Post here your essential feedback to Yamaha regarding Instruments, Equipment & MusicSoft. Include all 'pros' & 'cons'!
4 2 Problem with Genos
by Michael S
     Social Forums
General Chit Chat, News & Views
Your place to share your news and a place to enjoy general chat.
3014 439 A Truly Sad Announcement.
by Andycap
Time For a Chuckle - Jokes and Funny Stories!
Your Jokes - Keep 'em clean folks!
1907 394 In The Groove! ....The Cooles...
by Jim H
Coffee Break <> The 'Name' of the Game! **New**
Use the last Letter of a BAND'S NAME to form the first Letter of a new BAND'S NAME.
69 1 The 'Name' of the Game! **N...
by Nessa
Buy, Sell & Wanted - Items for Sale or Wanted
A place for you to buy, sell or seek any music related item.
142 49 Wanted
by Troy
     File Sharing & Music Publications, & Useful Website Links Forums
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**
17 4 As Night Falls - Release of N...
by Nessa
File Sharing
Multi Pads, Styles and Registrations etc. No copyright material or commercial selling please.
93 23 Sequence Dance Registrations ...
by dentyr
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
by Steve S
Sheet Music, Fake Books, Chord Charts
Requests, questions or links to sheet music, fake books, chord charts or another other music related publications.
360 63 "The Same Old Me" "I Wish It ...
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