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Hamamatsu Music City Tour with Mouthpiece Making Workshop

Open year-round.

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In the first half of this tour, you will visit Yamaha’s dedicated museum, Innovation Road. Founded in Hamamatsu in 1887, the Yamaha Corporation has gone on to become one of the biggest manufacturers of music and audio equipment in the world. Innovation Road is a dedicated place to show the many achievements of this global brand over its 130-year history. There you will have the opportunity to learn all about Yamaha’s history and innovations, play some of its finest instruments, take part in interactive exhbitions, and see what the company has in store for the future.

Next you will visit the atelier of Toshiaki Kameyama, ex-Yamaha employee and maker of mouthpieces for world-renowned trumpet players like Maurice André and Hans Gansch. There you will learn Toshiaki’s story as a master craftsman and see how mouthpieces are made and personalized. The craftsman will then make for you a mouthpiece of your own to keep as a souvenir. For no extra fee, you can have your initials engraved onto it.
INCLUSIONS
• Nationally-licensed tour guide
• Transportation fee
• Hotel pick-up & drop-off
• Tour of Yamaha Innovation Road
• Handmade souvenir mouthpiece
EXCLUSIONS
• Any food or shopping expenses

Details

Date & TimeAny time
Required Time4 hours
Max. Number of Participants1 person or more
Prices27,500 yen/gorup + 4,400 yen/person
LocationHamamatsu
Foreign Language SupportInterpreter Available
Cancellation PolicyIf you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation rates and remittance charges will be charged.
(1) 3-14 days prior to the program date: 20 % of the program fee
(2) 2 days before the program date: 50 % of the program fee
(3) 1 day before the program date: 100 % of the program fee

Additional Notes

◆ Please advise us as soon as possible if you have any religious/health restrictions, allergies, or if you would like to request any special care for participants (including children).
◆ Our services are mainly offered in English. Other languages ​​(including Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, and Russian) are also available. If you would like to request this tour in a language other than English, please inquire at info@truejapantours.com as soon as possible.
◆ Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accidents caused by disregard of the instructions.
◆ Our business hours are from 9:00am to 6:00pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside of business hours, we will look into them and respond on the next business day.

Note: The booking deadline for this program is 1:00pm 7 business days (Japan Standard Time) prior to the program.
When booking after this deadline, please email us at info@truejapantours.com.
Please note that any programs booked after the deadline without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
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