Hamamatsu Music City Tour with Mouthpiece Making Workshop
Hamamatsu is the home of the Yamaha Corporation, one of the largest manufacturers of musical instruments in the world. In this one-of-a-kind tour, explore Yamaha's Innovation Road museum, and learn all about the history and future of this famous company. Then visit the atelier of an award-winning mouthpiece craftsman, where a personalized mouthpiece will be made for you.
◆ Discover the history and innovations of the Yamaha Corporation in its home city
◆ Try your hand at interactive exhibitions and play some of Yamaha's finest instruments
◆ Tour the atelier of a famous mouthpiece craftsman
◆ Receive a custom-made mouthpiece with your initials engraved on it
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
In the first half of this tour, you will visit Yamaha's dedicated museum, Innovation Road. Founded in Hamamatsu in 1887, the Yamaha Corporation has gone on to become one of the biggest manufacturers of music and audio equipment in the world. Innovation Road is a dedicated place to show the many achievements of this global brand over its 130-year history. There you will have the opportunity to learn all about Yamaha's history and innovations, play some of its finest instruments, take part in interactive exhbitions, and see what the company has in store for the future.
Next you will visit the atelier of Toshiaki Kameyama, ex-Yamaha employee and maker of mouthpieces for world-renowned trumpet players like Maurice André and Hans Gansch. There you will learn Toshiaki's story as a master craftsman and see how mouthpieces are made and personalized. The craftsman will then make for you a mouthpiece of your own to keep as a souvenir. For no extra fee, you can have your initials engraved onto it.
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*Tax not included (Japanese tax currently stands at 10% of purchase price)
Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax
• Nationally-licensed tour guide
• Transportation fee
• Hotel pick-up & drop-off
• Tour of Yamaha Innovation Road
• Handmade souvenir mouthpiece
• Any food or shopping expenses
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