Yamaha and Steinberg to Showcase Latest Products and Host Masterclasses With Top Product Specialists, Producers and Artists For Music Expo Conferences Nationwide
San Francisco, Calif. (March 1, 2019) – Music Expo, the multi-city conference series for music makers in association with Sound On Sound, is pleased to welcome the renewed sponsorship of Yamaha and Steinberg, as official gold sponsors for the the second consecutive year. As two of the world’s largest manufacturers of music and audio software and hardware, they will showcase their latest products and host masterclasses with some of their top product specialists, producers and artists for Music Expo conferences nationwide. Hosted by SAE Institute, Music Expo is scheduled to take place in Miami, FL (3/30), Nashville, TN (9/21) and San Francisco, CA (11/9 and 11/10). Early bird tickets are now available for all cities.
Music Expo in Association with Sound On Sound and Hosted by SAE Institute Is Set To Take Place in Miami, FL (3/30), Nashville, TN (9/21) and San Francisco, CA (11/9 and 11/10)
“it’s a privilege to work so closely with Yamaha and Steinberg. While they provide the instruments of choice for professionals and mega stars, their contribution to Music Expo proves their genuine commitment to supporting the next generation of musicians and producers. With their collaboration, we are able to provide audio professionals and the industry, access to highly-rated instruments and highly-skilled product specialists,” said Loic Maestracci, Founder of Music Expo.
“Yamaha and Steinberg are in the business of empowering musicians to push their limits of creativity, to connect and to collaborate with audiences and peers through our top notch resources, products and instruments. There’s a strong community of world-renowned experts and music creators who actively participate at Music Expo, purely because they are inspired to help others and share what they do. That’s something that we can align with and we are excited to be a part of that community,” said Nithin Cherian, Product Marketing Manager, Yamaha Pro Audio and Steinberg.
In 2018, Yamaha and Steinberg presented at all of the Music Expo conferences held across the country, and to a record setting 1,600 attendees. Each year, they contribute to the overall quality of Music Expo’s programming with live demos, the latest gear and technology, panel presentations and hands-on masterclasses with insights from pro music production specialists and more.
Most recently, Yamaha unveiled two new CP-series stage pianos during Winter NAMM 2019. Sound On Sound shared more about the highly-anticipated CP88 and CP73 keyboards (HERE), Both keyboards will be available later this year. Steinberg recently announced the release of their AXR4 Thunderbolt 2 audio interface, read more (HERE).
Lauded for its hyper-focused workshops and unparalleled, up-close access to some of the most successful music creators in the music industry, Music Expo has brought together hundreds of artists, producers, engineers and innovators including; Thavius Beck (Nine Inch Nails, Sau Williams), SE Berrios (Blake Shelton, Jewel, Vince Gill), Gail Davies, Decap (Talib Kweli, Snoop Dogg, Teeko), Eman8 (Artist), Tony Esterly (Sia, Andra Day, The Struts), Icon For Hire (Artist),Ill Factor (Matisyahu, Justin Timberlake, Jason Derulo),Steve Leslie (Kenny Rogers, Mark Chesnutt, George Strait), Pete Lyman (Chris Stapleton, Fall Out Boy, Weezer), Gary Noble (Faith Evans, Amy Winehouse), F. Reid Shippen (Kenny Chesney, Cage The Elephant, OneRepublic), Piper Payne (Ray Cooper, The She’s), Vance Powell (Jack White, Chris Stapleton), Stephony Smith (Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Trisha Yearwood), Frank Socorro (Mary J Blige, Nas, Cee-Lo), Keith Stegall(Alan Jackson, Zac Brown Band, Darius Rucker), Daniel Tashian (Kacey Musgraves, Josh Turner, Martina McBride),Robert Venable (Kelly Clarkson, Twenty One Pilots, JLo),Viceroy (Artist) and Femke Weidema(Estelle, Babyface, Belle Mt.).