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Yamaha’s First-Ever Back to School Music Sweepstakes is Open

Yamaha’s First-Ever Back to School Music Sweepstakes is Open

Originally published July 2024

Yamaha, the world’s largest manufacturer of musical instruments and audio solutions, announced its first-ever Back to School Music Sweepstakes, encouraging families to kick-start their budding musicians’ musical journey and help advance their skills with Yamaha.

In time for the new school year, Yamaha will give away five School Music Starter Kits. It is a valuable resource to support students’ musical growth and fuel their creative passions.

“We are staunch advocates for school music and are thrilled to provide quality products paired with innovative services, like Tomplay, that encourage students to develop a deep, lifelong love of music,” said Brian Petterson, director of marketing for winds & strings at Yamaha Corporation of America. Yamaha Corporation of America is the largest subsidiary of Yamaha Corporation based in Hamamatsu, Japan. They offer innovative, finely crafted products for your musical journey, including pianos, brass instruments, woodwinds, strings, electronic keyboards, guitars, drums, and professional and home audio equipment.

The kit includes $600 towards one year’s rental of a Yamaha wind or string instrument, and one year of complimentary access to the Tomplay™ digital sheet music application with more than 80,000 sheet music titles across various musical genres and levels. It also offers an assortment of Yamaha swag, providing a comprehensive support system for the start of your child’s musical journey.

It is to be noted that no purchase is necessary to enter or win. For a chance to win, enter by September 1, 2024. Official Sweepstakes Rules apply.
For more information on the Yamaha Back to School Sweepstakes and how to enter, please visit