48″ Professional Upright Piano
Thanks to a comprehensive redesign, the all-new, World-class Yamaha U-Series instruments are better than ever, with numerous advances in materials and construction. Refined scale designs and components improve tonal performance, while other modifications enhance strength and durability. The new Yamaha U-Series pianos set extraordinary standards of elegance and excellence, incorporating concepts adapted from Yamaha grand pianos.
A perennial favorite among discerning pianists, the new Yamaha U1 offers outstanding musical performance, setting the standards by which many other upright pianos are measured.
Upgrade Your Yamaha U1:
- This piano is available with headphones, recording technology and additional sounds. Check out the U1 SH Yamaha Silent Piano.
- Experience the ultimate Yamaha U1 piano: The U1 Disklavier E3. Relax to piano music any time, record your performances and unlock your piano’s potential.
- NEW! Extra-wide music desks provide plenty of room for sheet music.
- NEW! Refinements in all elements of sound production have given today’s U series a richer , more resonant voice with evenly balanced timbre across the entire keyboard.
- NEW! Special rib configurations add strength to the soundboard, while back post and other advances further enhance rigidity, resonance and structural stability.
- NEW! U Series hammers use materials specifically selected for each model to provide optimum tone production, response and long-term durability.
- NEW! A damping mechanism, formerly used only in grand pianos, prevents the fallboard from dropping abruptly onto the keyboard, guarding against accidental injury or damage.
Other Key Features:
- Full length and notched ribs protect your soundboard and lengthen your piano’s lifespan.
- Solid spruce soundboard and ribs give your Yamaha piano a rich, vibrant tone.
- Solid copper wound bass strings give your piano added depth and clarity.
- Hard maple bridges prevent bridge wear as your strings vibrate against it over time.
- Aluminum alloy action rails anchor your key action and ensure that your piano’s hammers strike the strings at precisely the proper point for optimal tonal control.
- Yamaha balanced action gives players precision and control – delivering an extremely satisfying touch for players of all skill levels.
- Spruce keys with hardwood buttons provide professional performance with incredible longevity.
- Grand piano key travel makes your upright piano feel like a grand piano!
- Cut thread tuning pins provides greater grip and tuning stability – reducing your service costs significantly over time.
- Yamaha’s practice (or “privacy”) pedal mutes the piano for quieter play.
- Yamaha designed hammers with T-fasteners last longer than other pianos and provide a much clearer, more precise tone.
- Yamaha pianos are seasoned for destination. This is why only Authorized Yamaha Dealers may offer
Yamaha factory warranties and Yamaha-endorsed service after the sale.
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