YPKO Podcast #8 – Yamaha Regi-Stick Plus Interview

In our latest podcast (audio show), I interview James Sargeant, who is the Product Specialist from Yamaha UK. Discussing primarily the new Regi-Stick Plus, James talks us through the features of this latest software offering from Yamaha.

The new Regi-Stick is designed for the Yamaha Tyros 2 allowing owners to expand their keyboard even further.

Podcast discussion includes:

  • Yamaha Clavinova CVP-405 Modern Country Snippet
  • James Sargeant Interview – Part 1
    • What is your typical day at Yamaha UK?
    • How did you get involved with Yamaha?
    • How did you get into music?
    • What is the original Regi-Stick (now named Regi-Stick Classic)?
    • What is Regi-Stick Plus?
    • How many registrations are included?
    • Are all the registrations completely new and not from the original Regi-Stick?
    • Can Regi-Stick Plus be copied to the internal hard drive?
    • USB Stick design
    • What was involved in creating the Regi-Stick Plus?
  • Yamaha Tyros 2 Internet Direct Connection New Style Demonstrations (Power Disco and Rock Keys)
  • James Sargeant Interview – Part 2
    • Do you require bass pedals to fully enjoy this product?
    • Setting up
    • Will there be any other versions of Regi-Stick for other instruments?
    • What is Melody Maker?
    • Where can we see demonstrations?
    • Pricing

James Woodcock

Freelance Journalist, Author, Blogger & Podcaster specialising in gaming and technology. Ever since he experienced the first controllable pixel movement on the television screen, he has been entranced by the possibilities and rewarding entertainment value generated from these metal and plastic boxes of delight. Writing hundreds of articles including commentary and reviews on various gaming platforms, while also interviewing well known industry figures for popular online publications.