Lemmings Game Music Live Performance on the Yamaha Tyros3 Keyboard by James Woodcock

Nearly a year ago, I played the Simon the Sorcerer theme on the Yamaha Tyros3 keyboard. Recently I taught myself another piece of gaming music nostalgia, this time from the classic puzzle game Lemmings. Using a bank of registration memory settings that I created, a Premium Style accompaniment, multipads, a range of voices and even a couple of Lemmings sound clips that I trigger with a foot pedal. I really hope you enjoy my latest performance.

Here are a few details for Yamaha keyboard enthusiasts…

  • Style: MallorcaDiscoBeat (A Preium Style available from, with a slight voice change adding a pad sound)
  • Voices: Right3 – PWMLead (Lead voice), Right2 – ButterStrings, Right 1 – BrightPadBell, Left – BigOctavePad, Left (Last chorus) – HahPad (from the Choir and Vocals Premium Voice Expansion Pack
  • Multipad: TechSeq1
  • Tempo: 122
  • Left Foot Pedal: HDR playback trigger, playing a couple of *.wav sound clips from the Windows version of Lemmings (Also triggers Harmony/Echo on registration 4)
  • Right Foot Pedal: Style Fill Self trigger

All of this performance is live with no audio altered or added after recording.

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  • Michael Valentine

    Very nice James :)

  • Alex Ford

    You ARE Multi-talented James! – Regards Alex Ford.

  • @vodburner

    Impressive James. When are you going to be able to play it on 2 guitars at the same time? :P

    • James Woodcock

      Hey it is hard enough playing the 'one' keyboard :)