Thursday, July 30, 2009

Band Instrument Rentals!

Band Instruments for rent at Young America Music

Yes, it's band instrument rental season again! YAMS has a full line of instruments available for your band students, at competitive rent-to-own prices! You can turn in the instrument at any point with NO PENALTY, and there are even options for upgrading the instrument or buying it early

We don't carry junk - all of the instruments are quality studdent-line instruments that play well. and are repairable. (You can't say THAT about the instruments sold in the "big-box" stores!)

(We also have the band class books - we try to stay in contact with all of the band directors to find out what they're using!)

Come on in and check us out!

Rent a band or orchestra instrument from YAMS - the best music store in middle Georgia

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

KC-550: Powerful Keyboard combo amp

The KC550 is a powerful, flexible amp that's great for the keyboardist playing live. It includes a mic input, 4 channel stereo mixer, easy connection to an external amp for stereo output and even a subwoofer output. Come by YAMS and check it out for yourself!


The KC-550 boasts 180 watts of powerful sound via a 15-inch speaker and horn tweeter. In addition to its four input channels, this flagship amp includes an Output Select switch for selecting the monitor sound destination, a Shape switch for quick sound adjustment and an XLR Line output for direct connection to a mixing console.

  • Flagship keyboard amplifier with powerful 180-watt/15” speaker and horn tweeter

  • Output Select feature and convenient Shape switch for tonal adjustment

  • 3-band EQ and Subwoofer output compatible with new KCW-1

  • XLR Line output for connection to mixing consoles

  • Stereo Link In/Out for chaining to KC-550s for stereo applications

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Juno-G: Old-School Cutting-Edge Keyboard

The Roland Juno-G is an affordablem user friendly keyboard that borrows heavily from its cousin, the Fantom!



This modern marvel packs a studio’s worth of sound, sequencing, and audio recording into one amazing instrument. Sharing the same high-powered processor as Roland’s famous Fantom-X series, the JUNO-G puts a world of first-class sound and performance features under musicians’ fingertips — and allows more sounds to be added via SRX expansion. Songs can be created with the onboard audio/MIDI recorder, all for an incredibly low price!

  • Powerful “Fantom-X-quality” sound engine, 128-voice polyphony

  • Audio/MIDI multitrack recorder with dedicated transport controls and mixer

  • SRX slot for expanding the internal soundset

  • Large, friendly display and front-panel controls

  • Arpeggiator, Chord Memory, and multi-effects built in

  • USB port for MIDI communication, AIF/WAV file exchange, and data transfer

  • PC Card slot (which accepts CompactFlash or SmartMedia cards via adapter)

  • Cakewalk SONAR LE software CD-ROM bundled

  • Invisible infrared D Beam controller

CLICK HERE for more info, including
pictures and online demos

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Roland KC150: stereo keyboard amp

A great small compact keyboard amp with 4 channel mixer and advanced features. Come by YAMS and check it out!

The KC-150 is a compact 65-watt amp with 4-channel capability including Auxiliary and Microphone inputs. The KC-150 can also be expanded with an optional subwoofer for a powerful low-end boost.

  • Affordable 4-channel keyboard amplifier with 65-watt/12” speaker and piezo tweeter

  • Includes stereo Auxiliary input (RCA) and XLR Microphone input

  • 2-band EQ and Subwoofer output compatible with new KCW-1

  • Headphones output; can be mounted on speaker stands


Channel 1 (MIC/LINE) Volume Knob
Channel 2 (LINE) Volume Knob
Channel 3 (LINE) Volume Knob
Channel 4 (MONITOR) Volume Knob
EQ (LOW) Knob
EQ (HIGH) knob
POWER Switch


Channel 1 Input Jacks (XLR type, 1/4" phone type)
Channel 2 Input Jack (1/4" phone type)
Channel 3 Input Jack (1/4" phone type)
Channel 4 Input Jack (1/4" phone type)
AUX IN Jacks (RCA phono type)
LINE OUT Jack (1/4" phone type)
SUB WOOFER OUT Jack (1/4" phone type)
PHONES Jack (1/4" TRS phone type, mono signal output)

Thursday, July 9, 2009

Juno-Stage - a great gigging keyboard

An easy to use 76-note keyboard for stage AND studio - has controller capabilities, audio file playback, mic input, vocoer - tons of features, all at a low YAMS price!


Designed from the ground up for live performers, JUNO-STAGE is a new breed of synthesizer that every gigging keyboardist will love. Decked out with an extra-large display, USB backing-track functionality, a Click output for drummers, dedicated performance knobs, hands-free patch select, instant master MIDI control functionality and much more, JUNO-STAGE sets a new standard for powerful onstage performance at a friendly price.

  • High-quality, versatile sound set, including 88-key stereo multi-sampled piano, plus 2 open SRX expansion slots for soundset customization

  • Newly-developed 76-note synth-action keyboard with first-class touch and response

  • Live-performance features such as an extra-large LCD, dedicated Reverb and Master EQ knobs, Click output for drummers, and hands-free patch-select capabilities

  • Top panel USB port enables accompaniment-track playback (MP3, .WAV, AIFF, SMF) directly from USB key

  • Phantom-powered mic input, plus reverb and vocoder, great for playing and singing along

  • MIDI Controller mode transforms JUNO-STAGE into a MIDI master keyboard with a single touch – perfect when using the JUNO-STAGE with a computer

CLICK HERE for more info, including some video!