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October 24, 2019 at 5:15pm

What has the cruise industry’s premier global trade event, The Seatrade Cruise Global Show 2017, to do with pianos?

Well, the supply of musical instruments to the cruise industry is big business, and Yamaha, who are exhibiting at the show, invest a lot of time and effort to get their instruments “on-board”.

Yamaha hope their new Disklavier ENSPIRE reproducing piano will be of particular interest here. The ENSPIRE can be used both as a high quality acoustic piano for live... See More

What has the cruise industry’s premier global trade event, The Seatrade Cruise Global Show 2017, to do with pianos?

Well, the supply of musical instruments to the cruise industry is big business, and Yamaha, who are exhibiting at the show, invest a lot of time and effort to get their instruments “on-board”.

Yamaha hope their new Disklavier ENSPIRE reproducing piano will be of particular interest here. The ENSPIRE can be used both as a high quality acoustic piano for live performance, and (when the band take a break) as an on-demand fully orchestrated entertainment system.

#yamaha #cruise #travel

October 23, 2019 at 1:53pm

There’s now a cruise ship called “Piano Land”, and it has just completed its maiden voyage.

So why has Astro Ocean given the ship this rather unusual name? Is the liner specially themed to attract pianists? Are there pianos in every suite?

From December 2019, Piano Land’s home port will be Xiamen, China. And sitting just a few hundred yards offshore is the beautiful island of Kulangsu, which is also known as “Piano Island” or “Piano Land”.

People visit Kulangsu not only... See More

There’s now a cruise ship called “Piano Land”, and it has just completed its maiden voyage.

So why has Astro Ocean given the ship this rather unusual name? Is the liner specially themed to attract pianists? Are there pianos in every suite?

From December 2019, Piano Land’s home port will be Xiamen, China. And sitting just a few hundred yards offshore is the beautiful island of Kulangsu, which is also known as “Piano Island” or “Piano Land”.

People visit Kulangsu not only for the scenic beauty, but for the music. Culture is at the heart of this small island, and over the years Kulangsu has produced a disproportionately large number of world-class musicians.

#PianoLand #Kulangsu #cruise