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The Dambusters March
Meet The YKF Team
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Meet The Team ~ Nessa Forum Administrator
New Members ~ Please 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.
Yamaha News And Updates
Keep up to date with all the latest instrument, product and softwear news and announcements from Yamaha
New Models at show ??
Music Industry News ~ From Keith YKF News Reporter
Stay in touch with all the latest world wide news and breaking stories from the music industry.
Dawsons UK. - Music Competition during Covid.
2016 Festival Reviews, Pictures & Videos
Read All About It! Post Festival reviews, pictures and videos from the 2016 Event
The 'Jam Busters' Route 66 - Festival 2016 Video
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! Festival 2015 Video
Geoff's Happy Hour Playlist!
Let's Get Happy! Fight back and beat the Corona blues! Send us a smile and post up your happy & uplifting tunes here for us all to enjoy!
Keyboard, Vocal Performances & Members Duets
Post your keyboard, vocal performances and joint members duets here.
The Living Years - Tyros 5
A place for 'the novice player' to be comfortable with posting their music.
how do i upload a tune
Non Yamaha Keyboard Performances
Music uploads from keyboards other than Yamaha
Five foot two, Eyes of Blue
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!
** Jive Time Soundtrack Challenge**.........And The Winner Is...........
Anliz's Monthly Challenge Takes A Break
Anliz's Monthly Challenge is currently taking a break.
Anliz's Monthly Challenge Is Taking A Break
Anliz's August 2020 Challenge
Make Your Trumpet 'SING'! A Challenge Within A Challenge! How authentic can you make your keyboard Trumpet sound? Can you make it 'sing' the phrases of your song & breath like a real live trumpeter?
Choose any song and use any style, but your trumpeter has to be the star of the show!
Challenge starts 1st August.
August 2020 Challenge Winner Announced!
Anliz's July 2020 Challenge
DRIVE TIME ~ GET YOUR KICKS FROM ROUTE 66! Fill up the tank, crack up the engine and come and join us on this famous journey. The romance of Route 66 continues to captivate people around the world. Post us a Song that we can listen to as we wind down the windows, cruise the highways taking in the sights along with summer sunshine - do as the song says and "get your kicks on Route 66"
Enter up to 4 Songs, Vocal or Instrumental entries welcome. Remember to add your chosen Style used when entering your Songs. Challenge starts 1st July.
Poor Boy Blues
*Challenge Champions* - The Winners Circle
The Winners Circle - Your place to find and listen to all the winning entries to each months Challenge
Tools of the trade to help you free your mind and improvise!
101 Licks & Phrases in Slooow Motion - for Jazz Improvisation
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 - A Three Chord Trick and a Six Chord Trick 2 Videos
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
good chords to know
Blues and Jazz - Flex those fingers!
Have fun exploring and experimenting the exciting world of Jazz along with the 12 bar blues.
12 Bar Blues - The Basic Structure
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.
"The Christmas Song" Jazz Piano Tutorial - Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire
Music Theory - Basics and beyond!
Help is always at hand with your music theory - from basics to beyond!
Transposing and Keys.
Clavinova (& more) Digital Piano Tutorials.
Clavinova (& more) Digital Piano Tutorials. Helping you to make music & get the very best from your Yamaha Digital Piano.
Assignable Buttons ~ CVP Clavinova
Genos Keyboard Tutorials
Your place to get ahead and get the very best fromYamaha's new Genos keyboard
PSR SX900 & PSR SX700 Tutorials
Your place to visit to get some helpful video tutorials for Yamaha's latest PSR SX keyboard range.
Tyros 3,4,& 5 Keyboard Video Tutorials
Learn how to get the very best out of your Tyros keyboard with top tips.
yamaha usb wireless lan adaptor
General Keyboard Tutorials
Hints and tips on how to get the best from your keyboard
Interesting alternative intro. options !!
Hints, Tips & Advice on how to...
How to get the very best from your keyboard...your place to ask for help
Steve's Keyboard Workshops
One to one expert tuition with specialized videos and tutorials.
how to fix a key/keys problem on a tyros 4 / 5
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!
E-Z Easy play books
Yamaha's Latest PSR SX Keyboards
Yamaha's PSR SX Keyboards - Check out these latest keyboards, and get the latest news and views!
SX 900 or 700
Yamaha Genos - Yamaha's Latest Flagship Keyboard
Yamaha Genos - Information, Updates & Tech Support for Genos Users.
Nice Genos Demo
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 5 Users
equipment dust covers
Tyros 4 & Tyros 3
Information, Updates & Tech Support for Tyros 3 & 4 Users
Volume or Expression?
PSR S Series
Information, Updates & Tech Support for PSR S users
expansion memory size
Clavinova, DGX and other Digital Pianos
Information, Updates & Tech Support for all Yamaha Digital Pianos past and Present
What Portable Piano/Stage Piano?
Have Your Say With Feedback To Yamaha!
Post here your essential feedback to Yamaha regarding Instruments, Equipment & MusicSoft. Include all 'pros' & 'cons'!
Letter to Yamaha
Kev's Computer Chat-Bits, Bots & Bytes Help Desk'
Your own personal help desk where you can ask Kev's help desk for advice on anything computer & IT related. Do you know how to stay safe online? Creating a safe passwords, Connections to instruments, Updates, Software/Hardware, File storage etc! Your 'got to' place for IT help and advice!
Android - charging and data transfer simultaneously
General Computer, Tablets & Software
Plugins, Tablets, Ipads, Apps etc.
Automatic (via MIDI) recall of Yamaha Registrations (from iPad program)
Yamaha Expansion Manager
Yamaha Expansion Manager...Post your questions and get your answers here!
expansion downloaded packs
Audacity Software ~ Information & Tutorials
The place to find information and tutorials on this free cross-platform audio software.
Plosives ~ Using EQ To Edit Out
Synths, DAW & Gear
Synths, DAW & Gear -Questions, Answers, Advice and 'How To' Technical help.
What Are You Doing To Help Banish The 'C' Blues?
Tell us what you are doing to fight back and banish those 'C' Blues!
Post up your stories, and please do include any pics to let us know what you are up to! xx
Coffee Break Puzzle ~ Spot The Difference Picture Quiz
Coffee Break ~ Spot The Difference Picture Quiz!
Can you find all the differences in this weeks picture puzzle! Coming Soon!
Coffee Break Puzzle ~ Spot The Difference GAME ONE! ~ Game Over!
Coffee Break ~ Nessa'a Musical Word Wheel
How many words can you find using the letters in the wheel...and can you find the 'master' word?
GAME Two~ Nessa'a Musical Word Wheel Game ~ Now Ended
General Chit Chat, News & Views
Your place to share your news and a place to enjoy general chat.
My speakers triumph
Time For a Chuckle - Jokes and Funny Stories!
Your Jokes - Keep 'em clean folks!
Ferrari F1 team fired their entire pit crew yesterday
Buy, Sell & Wanted - Items for Sale or Wanted
A place for you to buy, sell or seek any music related item.
Yamaha PSR-S970 for sale
Multi Pads, Styles and Registrations etc.
No copyright material or commercial selling please.
FREE EXPANSION PACKS
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
Chatanooga Choo Choo as you've probably never heard (or seen) it before!
Sheet Music, Tuition Books, Fake Books, Chord Charts
Requests, questions or links to sheet music, fake books, chord charts or another other music related publications.
Music for Bilitis