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Behind the Synth: The YC61 Stage Keyboard
Nate and Blake explore the awesome YC61 Stage Keyboard!
With all new VCM Tonewheel Organs, 8-Operator FM organs, lots of great acoustic and electric pianos, strings, brass, synth leads, pads and lots of great effects, the YC61 is an outstanding instrument for the stage OR studio. Check out Nate and Blake's tour of the YC61 Stage Keyboard in the latest episode of Behind the Synth. Check it out:
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About the author
Yamaha Synthesizer Product Specialist Blake Angelos has over thirty years of experience with music hardware and software. An expert in music technology, Blake has conducted numerous clinics, master classes and presentations throughout the United States, Europe and Canada. In his role as Product Specialist for the Synthesizer Department Blake appears in many product videos and artist interviews, writes many articles for YamahaSynth.com and co-hosts a regular Podcast called “Behind the Synth”.
Before his work with Yamaha, he taught music theory and jazz studies courses at Arizona State University; managed a technology-focused music store in Seattle and was a production supervisor at Microsoft, where he led a team that developed groundbreaking interactive music content for the Microsoft Network. Blake holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Northern Colorado and a Master of Music degree from Arizona State University. Blake currently resides in Bellingham, Washington with his family, and between his travels around the world for Yamaha, he performs as much as possible with several jazz and creative music groups in Bellingham, Seattle and other places in the Pacific Northwest.