About Us

Yamaha’s legacy "We are a likeminded collective who are immensely passionate about what we do and we love music! We are also the island’s longest-running music store, approaching nearly a century in the business. Today, we offer the widest selection of musical instruments, professional audio equipment, home theatre systems, and audio accessories from the world’s leading brands. Complemented by a music store that is a veritable wonderland of sound, equipping amateur enthusiast and professional alike. The ‘We Love Music’ banner is an association between the Yamaha Music Centre and Mike Audio. It is also a promise of exceptional quality, professional expertise, affordable pricing with something for everyone, and genuine enthusiasm that is equal parts love and excellence

Yamaha Music Center by Mike C. (YMC by Mike C.)

The Yamaha Music Centre began its illustrious journey way back in 1922 when Michel Caderamanpulle Snr introduced Yamaha pianos to the island. This makes us the oldest distributor in the world for Yamaha, outside Japan. Subsequently, the son, Michel Caderamanpulle the second, expanded upon his father’s legacy in 1963. This amplified the scope of the business by offering a much wider range of products. This included everything from musical instruments to home audio, accessories, expertise and much more. The organization moreover incorporated a fully-fledged service center, which today is renowned as one of the finest state-of-the-art service centers on the island. The Yamaha flagship store is also supported by an island-wide dealer network with over 120 outlets and growing. In addition to supplying the island with a much need choice of high-quality equipment from Japan, the Yamaha Music Centre also initiated the now legendary Yamaha School of Music in 1980. Over the years the school has introduced a diverse cast of characters to the wonderful world of music and is presently working with over 750 students. The school, like the Yamaha Music Centre, has grown to become a national institution and both these establishments are managed by the Caderamanpulle family in association with a team of passionate, progressive and talented professionals.

Mike Audio

Mike Audio is an associate of the Yamaha Music Centre. The company stocks and supplies some of the world’s best brands, including 18 of the world’s most celebrated names in music. Mike Audio covers a wide range of products from musical instruments to professional audio equipment, accessories and much more.

Aviella Holdings

Sri Lanka’s leading professional audio rental and installation service provider for weddings, concerts, conferences and other events.

Shane Joachim

General Manager

Rusiri De Silva

Asst. General Manager, institutional & Corporate Sales

Nalin Perera

Showroom Manager

Daniel Bartholomeusz

Marketing Executive

H. P. Punyajith

Accountant

Lakshika Maduwanthi

Accounts Executive

Hashini Rupasinghe

Accounts Executive

Shohan Fonseka

Accounts Executive

Yashika Amarasinghe

Assistant Accountant

Sampath Darmapriya

Business Development Officer - Educational Sector

Jason Jinadasa

Business Development Officer - Home Audio

Roosuelt Garstange (Zee)

Business Development Officer - Keyboard Instruments

Sharintha De Alwis

Business Development Officer - Projects & Online Sales

Pradeep Kumar

Business Development Officer - Religious Institutions

Malik Habib

Business Development Officer - String Instruments

Kalindu Ranatunga

Business Development Officer Music Productionn tools & Online Sales

B. Rukshan

Business Development Officer PA & Tenders

Thilan De Silva

Business Development Officer Wind Instruments & Tenders

Rizhaan Fareed

Business Development Officer - Channel Sales

Kanishka Madusanka

Channel Sales Associate

Hasitha Harshana

Channel Sales Associate

Kasun Balasooriya

Professional Audio Engineer IT Engineer

Gamunu Herath

Sales Associate - Professional Audio

Renuka Kumudini

Senior Sales Administrator

S. Hiroshani

Sales Administrator

Serah David

Sales Administrator

Thabitha Joseph

Sales Administrator

Rukmal Wijesinghe

Head of Service

Chamodya Piyumali

Senior Service Administrator

Sanuja Thiruchelvam

Service Administrator

Venura Lakshan

Service Technician

Chatura Udana Perera

Service Technician

Prabath Senadeera

Service Technician

H.Aravinda Jayanath

Service Technician

Thomas Perera

Piano Technician

Jeffrey Abeysekera

Store Keeper

Chaminda Thushara

Store Keeper

Priyantha Rodrigo

Technician

Kanagalingam Anose

Technician

Malshan Jayasekara

Asst. Manager - Logistics

Yamaha Music Centre

Yamaha Music Centre by Mike C. (YMC by Mike C.)

The Yamaha Music Centre began its illustrious journey way back in 1922 when Michel Caderamanpulle Snr introduced Yamaha pianos to the island. This makes us the oldest distributor in the world for Yamaha, outside Japan. Subsequently, the son, Michel Caderamanpulle the second, expanded upon his father’s legacy in 1963. This amplified the scope of the business by offering a much wider range of products. This included everything from musical instruments to home audio, accessories, expertise and much more. The organization moreover incorporated a fully-fledged service center, which today is renowned as one of the finest state-of-the-art service centers on the island. The Yamaha flagship store is also supported by an island-wide dealer network with over 120 outlets and growing. In addition to supplying the island with a much need choice of high-quality equipment from Japan, the Yamaha Music Centre also initiated the now legendary Yamaha School of Music in 1980. Over the years the school has introduced a diverse cast of characters to the wonderful world of music and is presently working with over 750 students. The school, like the Yamaha Music Centre, has grown to become a national institution and both these establishments are managed by the Caderamanpulle family in association with a team of passionate, progressive and talented professionals.

Mike Audio

Mike Audio is an associate of the Yamaha Music Centre. The company stocks and supplies some of the world’s best brands, including 18 of the world’s most celebrated names in music. Mike Audio covers a wide range of products from musical instruments to professional audio equipment, accessories and much more.

Aviella Holdings

Established in 2010, Aviella Holdings has been the premier service provider for professional audio rentals and installations at affordable rates for weddings, concerts, conferences and other events.

Timeline

  • 1922

    Founder Michel Caderamanpulle Snr imports the first upright piano from Yamaha Japan, opening the first Yamaha showroom in his home at St. James Street Colombo 15.

    1922
  • 1925

    1925 - 1975

    The Yamaha Music Centre imports and distributes the first reed organ, harmonica, grand piano, acoustic guitar, phonograph player, Hi-Fi player, wind & brass instruments, electric organ, double keyboard, and triple keyboard.

  • 1980

    Opens the first professional school for music, which today is the Yamaha School of Music.

    1980
  • 1981

    1981

    Launch of the iconic NS1000 speakers in Sri Lanka, which has since become a prized piece of audio history and a collector’s item.