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17/03/2022
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Yamaha YDP-145 Review

The Yamaha YDP-145 is an entry level home digital piano created by Yamaha. ‘YDP’ stands for ‘Yamaha Digital Piano’, and the YDP-145 gives you a fully weighted 88 note keyboard (with a great response), 2 x 8 Watt Speakers, 3 x Pedals, 10 sounds, beautiful cabinet design and more! As the replacement model for the hugely popular Yamaha YDP-144 the Yamaha Ydp-145 has a lot to live up to, and it achieves this easily! This piano plays well, looks nice and has a good enough key action for any beginner... Read More

14/09/2021
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Korg Nautilus ‘FREE’ Ultimate Synth Selection

Harness the Power of NAUTILUS with a FREE Interactive Online Masterclass & Ultimate Synth Selection USB Drive Created by the KORG UK team, the Ultimate Synth Selection includes 11 custom Setlists, which allows you to search through the NAUTILUS by engine and legacy instrument, to find exactly the right sound for your next track in the studio, or performance on stage. AND to make sure you’re off to a turbo start, you will also get a masterclass tutorial with our resident expert, Luke Edwards! Whether it’s unique sounding pianos, classic... Read More

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

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

31/10/2019
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Korg Christmas Gift Ideas with Rimmers Music

Rimmers Music would like to invite you to attend our ‘Live Korg Christmas Gift Show’ broadcasting on Thursday 28th November at 5pm GMT. Let us show you some exciting ‘New Korg Products’ – Ideal for Christmas!Featuring the fabulous Korg EK50 Keyboard, beautiful Korg B2 Piano and incredibly popular Korg Kross 2 Synthesizer. Top Korg product specialist demonstrators Luke Edwards & Adam Whittle and our very own show host Graham Blackledge will be live. Using the latest broadcast technology you can talk to our team via your computer and ask questions... Read More

03/10/2019
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Yamaha ‘XPERTS’ IN STORE

Whether you need help with the basics, or want to explore what your keyboard is capable of, the Xperts in Store team are here to help. Yamaha ‘XPERTS IN STORE‘ sees Yamaha keyboard specialists coming to our Rimmers Music ‘BOLTON & EDINBURGH STORES‘ to help you get the most out of your Yamaha keyboard. This event is completely ‘FREE OF CHARGE‘ No matter whether you pop-in for an hour, or spend the whole day with the team, we are sure you will find your time with us both entertaining and... Read More

14/09/2019
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FREE Takamine Guitar Masterclass With Stuart Ryan

On Saturday 2th November we are hosting an exciting event with Takamine in our Bolton store. We are inviting you to come along to see a world-class guitarist in action with a masterclass. Award-winning musician Stuart Ryan is regarded as one of the UK’s finest acoustic/electric guitarists. He began his professional career in 2002 when he was awarded Guitarist Magazine’s ‘Acoustic Guitarist of The Year’ and cemented his reputation with countless live appearances at concert halls, guitar festivals and clubs across the UK and Europe. A personal invitation by Martin Taylor... Read More