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December 12, 2016 02:07 PM

String Musical Instrument Fair 2016

This is the fifty-ninth anniversary of the fair, which was first organized in 1957. It was held for three days from November 4th through 6th, 2016, at the Science Hall in the garden of the Imperial Palace, sponsored by the Japan String Instrument Manufacturers Association. Total booths numbered 108, comprising 32 violin makers, 2 bow makers, 20 foreign violin firms, 22 guitar makers, 3 guitar manufacturers, 2 lute makers, etc. More than 3,000 violinists, string instrument players, music aficiona...

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December 09, 2016 12:48 PM

Seminar of NAMM’s vision by Mr. Joe Lamond

On November 4, 2016, the first day of the Musical Instrument Fair Japan, Mr. Joe Lamond, president and CEO of NAMM, held a seminar entitled “NAMM’s Vision, Mission, and Objectives” for approximately one hundred prominent figures from the participating Japanese musical instrument industry.  This seminar was sponsored by the Japan Musical Instrument Association and co-sponsored by Japan Music Trades.  He lectured on NAMM’s history, organization, music education, market cultivation, lobbying activi...

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December 09, 2016 12:44 PM

2016 Musical Instrument Fair Japan

Wonderful Experience of Music and Musical Instruments This is the second time the Musical Instrument Fair Japan has been held since moving to Tokyo Big Site, where it occupied West Hall 1 and 2, as well as the Conference Tower, in Ariake, Chiyoda, for three days from November 4th through 6th, 2016.  It was hosted by the Japan Musical Instrument Fair Association, and co-sponsored by the Ministry of International Trade, Chiyoda Ward, and the government of Tokyo.  The total booth number was over 20...

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December 05, 2016 02:44 PM

”The Future Redifiened” 31 New Product Models Introduced at Roland Event

Roland announced 31 new products simultaneously via internet satellite on September 9th and 10th from eight cities in the world. This new product event was held at Bellesalle Iidabashi, in downtown Tokyo, on September 9, 2016, and drew about 400 music dealers from all over Japan. This online event was streamed live in Auckland, Paris, Brussels, Berline, Toront, New York, and Los Angeles, and included artist interviews and live music.   Digital Wind Instrument “Aerophone” The biggest topic o...

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November 29, 2016 01:40 PM

Kawai and CMIA Joint Collaboration

Kawai Musical Instruments Mfg. Co., Ltd and China Musical Instruments Association signed a basic piano tuning business agreement. China is the world’s fastest-growing and largest piano market, with 7 million household pianos, while the country has a lack of piano technicians. Kawai will be providing the piano tuning know-how and maintenance techniques to CMIA-member piano manufacturers and piano tuners. By next spring, Kawai and CMIA will establish an organization for implementing piano tuning s...

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