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JP Cormier Live: at Cosmo Music | Saturday, June 15

An Afternoon with JP Cormier and Yamaha FG9 Guitars

Enjoy J.P. Cormier’s live performance, meet him in person, discover Yamaha’s FG9 series guitars, and grab exclusive event day deals, including a limited-edition t-shirt giveaway.

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An Afternoon with JP Cormier and Yamaha FG9 Guitars at Cosmo Music in Richmond Hill | June 15, 2024

Get ready for an unforgettable musical experience at Cosmo Music! We are thrilled to announce that renowned musician J.P. Cormier will be performing live in our Guitar Department, sponsored by Yamaha Canada, on Saturday, June 15th, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm. This is an incredible opportunity for music lovers and aspiring musicians to witness a true virtuoso in action.

Event Highlights

  • Live Performance by J.P. Cormier: Enjoy an hour-long live performance by the multi-talented J.P. Cormier. Known for his mastery across multiple instruments and genres, J.P.’s performance is sure to be a captivating display of skill and passion.
  • Meet and Greet: After his performance, you’ll have the chance to meet J.P. Cormier in person. Ask questions, get autographs, and take photos with J.P.
  • Yamaha FG9 Series Promotion: We will be showcasing the latest Yamaha FG9 series guitars, including the FG9 M and FG9 R models. These top-of-the-line instruments offer unparalleled sound quality and craftsmanship. Don’t miss the chance to see and hear these guitars in action.
  • Exclusive Event Day Deals: Take advantage of exclusive deals available only during the event. Whether you’re looking to upgrade your instrument or add to your collection, this is the perfect opportunity.
  • T-Shirt Giveaway: Be among the first attendees to receive a limited-edition event t-shirt, free with your visit. These are available while supplies last, so arrive early to snag yours!

About J.P. Cormier

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J.P. Cormier is a highly accomplished Canadian musician, known for his talents as a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and performer. Born in London, Ontario, he began his musical career at a young age, recording his first album of bluegrass instrumentals at sixteen. He moved to the United States to work as a session musician and performed with renowned artists like Waylon Jennings, Marty Stuart, and Earl Scruggs.

Cormier’s music spans various genres, including bluegrass, folk, and country. His 1997 album Another Morning marked his debut as a lead singer and songwriter, earning a Juno nomination and an East Coast Music Award (ECMA). Over his career, he has released numerous albums and won multiple awards, including several ECMAs and a Canadian Folk Music Award.

In addition to his recording success, Cormier is celebrated for his live performances, where his virtuosity on instruments like the guitar, mandolin, banjo, and fiddle leaves audiences in awe. His performances are renowned for their energy, technical proficiency, and emotional depth.

About the Yamaha FG9 Series

The Yamaha FG9 series represents the pinnacle of Yamaha’s acoustic guitar craftsmanship. These guitars are meticulously crafted in Japan, featuring premium materials such as Adirondack spruce tops, mahogany or rosewood back and sides, and ebony fingerboards. The FG9 models are designed to deliver exceptional sound quality and playability, making them perfect for both professional musicians and serious enthusiasts.

Yamaha FG9 Rosewood Acoustic Guitar – Natural

Yamaha FG9 R Rosewood Acoustic Guitar, Natural Finish, Cosmo Music SKU P100128676 | FSGAYAMFG9R

Cosmo SKU: P100128676 | FSGAYAMFG9R, UPC: 889025148276, Model: FG9 R

👉 Shop:—natural/p

Quick Summary: Yamaha FG9 R, Right-Handed Acoustic Guitar, FG Dreadnought Body Shape, Solid Adirondack Spruce Top, Solid Indian Rosewood Back and Sides, Mahogany Neck, Natural Lacquer Finish, with Case.

Yamaha FG9 Mahogany Acoustic Guitar – Natural

Yamaha FG9 M Mahogany Acoustic Guitar, Natural Finish, Cosmo Music SKU P100128675 | FSGAYAMFG9M

Cosmo SKU: P100128675 | FSGAYAMFG9M, Model: FG9 M

👉 Shop:—natural/p

Quick Summary: Yamaha FG9 M, Right-Handed Acoustic Guitar, FG Dreadnought Body Shape, Solid Adirondack Spruce Top, Solid Mahogany Back and Sides, Mahogany Neck, Natural Lacquer Finish, with Case.

Materials and Construction
  • FG9 M: Features an Adirondack spruce top paired with mahogany back and sides.
  • FG9 R: Also has an Adirondack spruce top but with Indian rosewood back and sides.
  • Both models come with a one-piece mahogany neck, ebony fingerboards, and bridges, as well as open-gear Gotoh SXN510 tuners in Cosmo Black.
  • Handcrafted in Japan.
Design and Playability
  • The FG9 series uses a high-precision bolt-on/glued-in hybrid neck construction for improved body vibration and durability.
  • The guitars are designed with scalloped X-pattern bracing and a semi-gloss poly finish on the neck for a smooth feel.
  • Both models feature bone nuts and saddles, and a 25.56” scale length with a 44 mm nut width.
Sound and Performance
  • The guitars deliver the powerful projection typical of dreadnought-style instruments while maintaining exceptional clarity and articulation.
  • The design allows for enhanced body vibration, providing a rich, resonant sound that complements vocal performances.
Additional Details
  • Both models are acoustic-only, without built-in electronics, and are shipped with Elixir Nanoweb 80/20 Bronze Light strings.
  • They come with a hard-shell case for protection and easy transport.

📅Event Details

Don’t miss out on this unique event! Whether you’re a fan of J.P. Cormier, interested in high-quality guitars, or simply love live music, there’s something for everyone. Bring your friends and family, and enjoy a day filled with music, inspiration, and great deals.

  • Date: Saturday, June 15th
  • Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Location: Guitar Department, Cosmo Music, 10 Via Renzo Drive, Richmond Hill, Ontario

Mark your calendars and get ready for an afternoon of musical excellence at Cosmo Music. We look forward to seeing you there!

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