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16/07/2021
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What Do The Pedals Do On A Piano? Find Out In This Blog!

Almost all digital, grand or upright pianos will usually have either 2 or 3 pedals. These pedals may differ slightly depending on the brand and models for specific functionality, but most follow this rule. Most ‘Grand Pianos’ (and digital pianos) use the following pedals from left to right… Una Corda Pedal | Sostenuto Pedal | Sustain Pedal ‘Upright Pianos’ differ slightly, by having from left to right… Soft Pedal | Practice Pedal |Sustain Pedal What does each pedal do? Sustain Pedal (RHS) Let’s start with the pedal that most players... Read More

01/03/2021
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New Korg Nautilus |Reasons To Buy One | Rimmers Music

KORG’s UK synth evangelists Luke and Andy dive a little deeper into the new KORG NAUTILUS workstation. As you will see here this is a streamlined version of KORG’s flagship industry-leading KRONOS, with new sounds to explore, from essential to experimental and cutting edge. The front panel is re-imagined with the live player in mind and all their favourite functions are still there, from Set List to Smooth Sound Transitions and 16-part COMBIs incorporating the unique nine dedicated sound engines. The true power of a workstation is still there with... Read More

16/02/2021
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Yamaha Xperts Online: Saturday 13th March – 7pm

An Exclusive Invitation Yamaha Xperts Online: Saturday 13th March – 7pm Discover why now is the time to upgrade to Genos with our exclusive online event Ever wondered what upgrading to a Yamaha Genos workstation would do for your music? Brought to you by Rimmers Music and presented by ‘Yamaha experts Paul Thirkettle and Daniel Watt’, this 1 hour seminar will be livestreamed on ‘Saturday 13th March 7pm’ to a small and select group of participants and will not be available to view after the event is finished. This ‘free... Read More

07/12/2020

Can you spot the carol-hating kid in less than 3 minutes?

As Christmas is on the horizon, we have created a tricky brainteaser to get our customers in the spirit for the festive season. The brainteaser depicts a bustling festive scene where the Christmas spirit is clearly in the air – but there’s one person who isn’t feeling so merry… Hidden within the jolly, layered-up locals is one little boy who can’t stand the carol singers. Covering his ears with his mittens, this carol-hating kid has hidden away to try and block out the “fa-la-la-la-las” and get some peace and quiet. ... Read More

29/09/2020
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Yamaha CVP800 Series Experience

EXPERIENCE THE AMAZING YAMAHA CVP800 SERIES IN-STOREWe’re pleased to invite you to our Leyland store on Thursday 15th October to get up close and personal with the all-new Yamaha CVP-809GP, CVP-809 and CVP-805. These are the most incredible Clavinova models yet. You’ll experience some amazing new sounds, styles, features and so much more when you join our ‘Yamaha Clavinova Expert’ in-store for this very special session. Don’t miss this unique opportunity! Book your ‘FREE’ 1 hour product demonstration from a Yamaha specialist Rimmers Music20 Chapel BrowLeylandPR25 3NETel: 01772 433281Email: leyland@rimmersmusic.co.uk... Read More

02/03/2020
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New Yamaha CVP800 Series

Rimmers Music are a proud agent for the ‘New Yamaha Clavinova 800 Series‘ The Models are the Yamaha CVP-805, CVP 809 & CVP-809GP. Click here to view the full range. With the introduction of the new Yamaha Clavinova CVP-805, CVP-809 and CVP-809GP, Yamaha has successfully taken its highly popular Clavinova CVP series to new technical and musical heights. The Clavinova CVP-800 series represents the perfect synergy of classic and meticulous piano craftsmanship, cutting-edge technology and exquisite sound. All three models boast a stunning design with attention to the smallest details:... Read More

20/01/2020
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Yamaha Clavinova Experience – Hear It & Experience It At Rimmers Music

Enjoy Clavinova in the hands of two world-class musicians as Peter Baartmans and Susan Albers present 6 nights of incredible music. Two of the concerts are in our store areas: EDINBURGH – TUESDAY 11TH FEBRUARYThe Corn Exchange 11 Newmarket Road Edinburgh EH14 1RJ To Get More Information And Book Your FREE Tickets – CLICK HERE BOLTON/MANCHESTER – WEDNESDAY 12TH FEBRUARYWorsley Park HotelWorsley Park Manchester M28 2QTTo Get More Information And Book Your FREE Tickets – CLICK HERE PETER BAARTMANSPeter is one of the most identifiable and respected presenters of musical... Read More

17/12/2019

Christmas & New Year Opening Times 2020 – 2021

As we go into the last few weeks of 2020, both Christmas and New Year are drawing ever nearer! To make sure you don’t miss out on our brilliant deals, Christmas Gift Ideas, or even a musical treat for yourself, here’s our store opening times over the Christmas period as well as delivery dates for online orders. Online Delivery Schedule  With our next delivery*, you can get musical instruments and accessories for the musician in your life at the very last minute. Just remember to leave time to wrap them!... Read More

17/12/2019

Survey data: what do Brits think about Christmas songs and festive traditions?

Opinions towards Christmas vary significantly, some regard it ‘the most wonderful time of the year’, while others would rather hide under a rock until January comes around.  Our recent festive survey gained insight into Britains favourite Christmas traditions, the music they love the most and the worst-rated Christmas songs. The survey revealed that August babies love Christmas music the most and that 48% of Brits plan on having a drink before midday on Christmas. August babies love Christmas music the most August babies love Christmas music the most! The data... Read More

22/11/2019
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Competition Time. Win A Yamaha PSRE263 Keyboard – FREE!

COMPETITION TIME.Share your opinion on Christmas music and traditions and you could be in to ‘Win A Yamaha PSRE263 Keyboard‘ (RRP £174.00) Its completely ‘FREE‘ to enter so why not have ago? You never know….Enter Here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/F3QG3GZ Good Luck!#competition #freecompetition #competitionseason #competitiontime #competitions #freekeyboard #keyboard Pin ItTweet