Yamaha’s new NU1 piano hits the high notes with Emeli Sandé – find out why

Emeli Sandé and the NU1 Hybrid Piano from Yamaha

Award-winning superstar, Emeli Sandé’s debut album ‘Our Version of Events’ is fast approaching Triple platinum status and has hit the number One slot in the UK on five separate occasions and produced a string of hit singles. Total worldwide sales have reached over 1 million.

Emeli was the only artist chosen to perform at both the Opening and Closing ceremonies at the London Olympic Games. Recently she won the Critics choice at this year’s Brit awards, Q magazine’s Solo Artist of the Year and 3 MOBO Awards for Best Album, Best Female Artist and best R&B soul Artist.

She has recently selected Yamaha’s new NU1 piano for live work and touring duties.

Yamaha NU1 Hybrid Piano

The NU1 combines the traditions of an acoustic instrument with the innovations of digital technology. It features the same acoustic piano action used in Yamaha upright pianos and is presented in a refined and compact design. Find out more about Yamaha NU1

Glyn Madden

1995-Current: Editor (Yamaha Club Magazine); 1980-2000: Yamaha Electone demonstrator (Yamaha UK)