Yamaha Model U1 SH3 Silent Acoustic Upright Piano
The Yamaha U1 upright piano is a high quality and impressive solution for pianists of all abilities. This compact, modern piano may be smaller than other models, but the sound it produces is so clear and precise. The Yamaha U1 provides a rich, resonant voice that is evenly balanced across the whole keyboard. With light keys, the U1 is an optimum choice for learners, and is among the most popular upright models for beginners or pianists seeking to hone their skills.
The Yamaha U1 is much-loved for its phenomenal sound, durability and versatility, making it an excellent addition to any home.
In addition the SH2 Silent system offers players a descreet solution to practice in silence with advanced binaural sampling technology and connect mobile devices to use the latest Apps.
What we like
● Features a practice pedal
● Perfect model for beginners
● Equipped with a soft close fallboard
● Improved resonance and stability
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What you should know about Yamaha U1 SH2 Acoustic Upright Piano
Yamaha U Series acoustic upright pianos have long been a leading choice for educational institutions, professional musicians and discriminating home pianists. Now, thanks to comprehensive redesign, these world-standard instruments are better than ever, with numerous advances in materials and construction. Yamaha U1 upright pianos are the perfect entry-level instruments as part of the brand’s U series of high quality and professional pianos. Built to the same premium standards of craftsmanship as Yamaha’s U3, the U1 has a great sound, but in a smaller size. With its timeless and classic design, this model is both a satisfying and an enjoyable piano play. The keyboard is light and responsive, making this model perfect for learning pianists and beginners. In addition, there is a ‘practice pedal’ that enables new pianists to practice throughout the evening without disturbing others. The quality, durability and robust tone of this piano means that it can be the perfect starting piano, but will stay with you for life. This versatile and wonderfully sounding piano can see you through every step of the learning process, and further.
This model is available in range of colours and finishes, and this particular model is fitted with the renowned SH2 Silent System.
When the SILENT Piano™ function is activated, the hammers will no longer hit the strings and instead, a highly sophisticated sensor-technology captures all movements of the keys and sends them to the digital tone module. Play a real acoustic piano with headphones at any time, day or night without being disturbed or disturbing others. The Yamaha Silencing System is unsurpassed, allowing 24hr practice as well as possessing many other features including a range of pre-installed sounds, being able to record your own performances or connecting mobile devices to use the latest Apps.
Height of 121 cm
Depth of 61 cm
Width of 153 cm
Weight of 228 kg
A bit on Yamaha Pianos
Yamaha have been building quality pianos since 1887 and their extensive range caters for every player. Whether you are looking for a small compact upright for your flat, a portable keyboard for your gig or a full-sized, hand-crafted concert grand which plays itself, you can be assured of Yamahas consistency and build quality which is why they remain one of the most popular manufacturers today for amateurs and professionals alike. Yamaha are also regarded for their constant innovations which not only include their established Digital, Silent and Disklavier instruments but also their recently unveiled Trans-acoustic range. The Yamaha pianos have been endorsed by many leading musicians including Jules Holland and Jamie Cullum.
Free First Tuning
Markson Pianos are passionate about music and sound, with a reputation for the highest exacting standards. When you purchase a new piano with us, we will promise to offer the first tuning of your new piano completely free of charge! With our professional piano tuning services, you are assured of the best quality sound for the years to come.
Five Year Warranty
At Markson Pianos, all of our new piano models are guaranteed for up to five years to protect your investment, whilst ensuring that you will always have the best quality piano for your practices and recitals. This will correct any issues with manufacturing, repairs or replacements, so that you can rely on your new piano.