[ATTENTION] Yamaha Music School Operation in lieu of Covid-19

Last Updated: 26 March 2020

With regards to the recent announcement by our Prime Minister’s message on Covid-19, we hereby would like to share the details regarding our Yamaha Music School Operation during this period.

Please kindly find below for your kind reference.

1. Yamaha Music School Operation

Following the official announcement, Yamaha Music Schools will be close from 18 March – 14 April 2020. Yamaha Music School Operation are to resume by 15 April 2020, taking into consideration any development updates from our nation’s leader.

2. Yamaha Music Lessons

Music lessons missed starting from 20 March 2020 till 14 April 2020 will be required to replace. Please kindly share this information with teachers, for their attention. Replacement lessons are to be arranged.

3. Yamaha Music Teachers – Follow up Seminar

All seminar scheduled from 18 March – 14 April 2020 will be postponed. Teachers who have registered of their attendance through the Yamaha Teacher Portal will be informed of the postponement. Any further arrangements will be further advised by the respective seminar instructors.

4. Yamaha Grade Examinations

4.1 Fundamental Skills Survey (FSS)

All FSS scheduled to be conducted from 18 March – 14 April 2020 onwards will be postponed. The Yamaha Grade Exam board will liaise on further arrangements regarding the above assessment.

4.2 Lower Grade Exam

17 March 2020 (Tuesday)

Exams are on as usual today. However, if there is concern from parents regarding the sending of children for exams today, we advise for exam centers to make a note on attendance list.

Please also keep the copy of attendance list as a record for the Yamaha Grade Examination board to review and schedule for the next possible examination date(s).

18 March 2020 (Wednesday) & 19 March 2020 (Thursday)

Exams on both this date will be postponed. The Yamaha Grade Exam board is looking at one of the Sundays in April however, it will be subject to change depending on the situation in our country in lieu of Covid-19.

5. Yamaha Electone Festival (EF) Regional Video

In light of the announcement, the dateline for Electone Festival Regional Video will now be deferred to 30 April 2020. Please kindly share this updated information to your respective teachers.

In the meantime, we urge you to follow Ministry of Health’s advice and adopt precautionary measures to protect yourself, your family and the greater community. If you are feeling unwell and exhibit symptoms such as fever, cough and difficulty breathing, we would like to urge you to visit the nearest screening hospital to be tested immediately.

Thank you for your kind understanding and stay safe.

Yamaha Music (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd