Yamaha Corp. is engaged in the manufacture and sale of musical instruments and semiconductors. It operates through the following segments: Musical Instruments, Audio Visual and Information Technology (AV/IT), Electronic Devices, and Others. The Musical Instruments segment provides piano, strings, percussion, and digital entertainment equipment as well as music-related activities. The AV/IT segment offers audio products and IT equipment. The Electronic Devices segment deals with the production of semiconductors. The Others segment includes automobile interior wood components, factory automation equipment, and golf products, and recreation business. The company was founded by Torakusu Yamaha in 1887 and is headquartered in Hamamatsu, Japan.