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1 1 Welcome Guest.
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383 45 A Christmas Card To You All.....
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Finding Your Way Around The Forum
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164 32 How to post a YouTube Video
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10757 746 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
by Nessa
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.
1622 192 Hi from Kev
by fatdadkev
     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
44 8 New Yamaha PSRs Models
by blackpool
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!
141 13 A Spaceman Came Traveling.
by MrClitheroe
Keyboard, Vocal Performances & Members Duets
Post your keyboard, vocal performances and joint members duets here.
18373 1456 I'm in the Mood for Love (AR8...
by Jon D.
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
203 19 “Wake-Up” (Original Perfo...
by HBR Rancher
     Nessa's Funtime And Musical Competitions
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!
141 29 **Laurel & Hardy Soundtrack C...
by David Rearden
     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 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.
115 10 Killing Me Softly
by Arthur
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.
262 18 Winner Announced for January/...
by Andycap
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
200 13 I left my heart in san franci...
by into4allan
*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
49 12 Locking Your Keyboard
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Tools of the trade to help you free your mind and improvise!
47 15 How To Embellish A Melody
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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 ...
by Nessa
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 -...
by Andycap
Blues and Jazz - Flex those fingers!
Have fun exploring and experimenting the exciting world of Jazz along with the 12 bar blues.
6 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.
10 4 Tenderly ~ Jazz Piano Tutoria...
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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
616 113 Avoiding all those Sharps and...
by blackpool
Steve's Keyboard Workshops
One to one expert tuition with specialized videos and tutorials.
264 41 Midi Recorder Editing - Timin...
by ayeff
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!
13 4 foot volume control
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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.
578 61 Genos ‘Mega Stick’
by Peter B
Tyros 5
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 5 Users
339 70 Twin set
by bigdave
Tyros 4 & Tyros 3
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 3 & 4 Users
141 31 no sound from 1 speaker
by Nessa
PSR S Series
Information, Updates & Tech Support for PSR S users
297 65 YEM question
by fatdadkev
Clavinova, DGX and other Digital Pianos
Information, Updates & Tech Support for all Yamaha Digital Pianos past and Present
112 26 CVP700 series Clavinova - Rec...
by Troy
Synths, DAW & Gear
Synths, DAW & Gear -Questions, Answers, Advice and 'How To' Technical help.
207 26 Pedalboard Measurements?
by Jim H
Computer, Tablets & Software
Plugins, Tablets, Ipads, Apps etc.
460 68 Help Needed Please !! Problem...
by Arthur
Have Your Say With Feedback To Yamaha!
Post here your essential feedback to Yamaha regarding Instruments, Equipment & MusicSoft. Include all 'pros' & 'cons'!
12 2 Problem with Genos
by bernwel
     Social Forums
General Chit Chat, News & Views
Your place to share your news and a place to enjoy general chat.
3164 461 Performing Live
by Anliz
Time For a Chuckle - Jokes and Funny Stories!
Your Jokes - Keep 'em clean folks!
1968 406 Reviewing a purchase
by MrClitheroe
Coffee Break <> Nessa's Picture Quiz *NEW*
Can you spot all that is missing from the picture?
7 1 *Nessa's Picture Quiz ~ Can Y...
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.
100 26 Styles
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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
98 42 High quality Relaxing Music
by David Rearden
Sheet Music, Fake Books, Chord Charts
Requests, questions or links to sheet music, fake books, chord charts or another other music related publications.
381 67 EZ Full index
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