With a network of Artist Centres and Ateliers around the world, Yamaha works with leading players to support their performances and develop instrument designs and new ideas for the benefit of all musicians. Yamaha Artists share with us a passion for inspiring the next generation of players, and a belief that everybody should be encouraged to nurture their talent, connect with others and tell their stories through music.
Get to know trumpet player and Yamaha Artist Manuel Lichtenwöhrer
Statement about Yamaha:
Since I was very young, Yamaha instruments have been with me every step of the way.
They have always proven to be high-quality and faithful companions in my musical life.
Who was your most influential teacher and advisor?
Hakan Hardenberger — music is not a one-dimensional art.
What advice do you have for young musicians?
Try everything and find their passion in the process.
A life without Yamaha is possible — but pointless.