Yamaha Music Centre commemorates 90 years
Yamaha Music Centre celebrates 90 years of a successful and enduring
journey as the pioneers to introduce the world renowned Yamaha musical
instruments to Sri Lanka. Yamaha Music Centre has the distinction of
being the second oldest authorized sole distributor of Yamaha products
in the world.
Mike Caderamanpulle (Senior), revolutionized the local music industry
by setting up the first Yamaha showroom that allowed the local musicians
to experience the world’s finest musical instruments in their home
Throughout the years Yamaha has reached many milestones including the
importation of the first reed organ, harmonica, grand piano, acoustic
guitar, phonograph player, hifi player, first laser player and many more
initiatives. In 2002 Yamaha Music Centre introduced the Flagship DSP
AX-1 9.1 home theater amplifier to the country and in 2007 the first
white concert grand piano, a first of its kind to make a presence in
South Asia which was imported to Sri Lanka.
The Yamaha Music Centre offers three main components in their product
portfolio which are Musical Instruments, Home Audio Equipment and
Professional Audio Equipment. The product range under musical
instruments includes Digital Keyboards and Synthesizers which is a key
product category that includes the popular PSR range.
The PSR series workstations are used by almost every solo keyboardist
in the country; Guitars from the next main category with a complete
range of electric, acoustic, semi acoustic or bass guitar models on
offer. Yamaha name is synonymous with Pianos, all over the world and are
endorsed by musical legends such as Sir Elton John, Norah Jones and John
Legend. Yamaha Music Centre markets Yamaha pianos as well. Yamaha
Clavinova or Digital Pianos is popular with all age groups with a wide
range of entertaining functions such as karaoke, internet downloads and
The showroom also offers a variety of drums for local musicians.
While celebrating the 90th anniversary of Yamaha Music Centre, a special
seasonal promotion where all branded Yamaha products are available at
discounted rates in their main showroom at Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo