Whats in the box?
Did you know that different height vertical pianos have slightly different actions?
The Worlds Most Popular Piano. Precise, ultra-responsive touch, clear, full-bodied tone and a reputation for reliability have made U Series pianos the choice of professional musicians, conservatories, teachers, students and music lovers, the world over. Add to that Yamaha's legendary attention to every detail of every piano, and it’s no surprise that the U Series has been the world’s most popular upright for over half a century. The Professional U Series includes the 48" U1 and 52" U3. Contact us for group pricing, current sales & promotions.
Consistently recommended as the best place to purchase a Yamaha U1 by past customers,
Downtown Piano Works offers the most competitive pricing and trusted services in the area.
The Finest Woods
The U Series soundboards and ribs are crafted from solid spruce that has been hand selected at our Kitami Mill in Hokkaido, Japan giving these pianos a richer, more resonant voice and evenly balanced timbre across the entire keyboard.
Designed for the experienced pianist and professional musician, Yamaha U1 upright pianos are made in Japan and feature outstanding tone, touch and durability. A perennial favorite among discerning pianists, U1 upright pianos offer outstanding musical performance, setting the standards by which many other upright pianos are measured.
An expansive soundboard and acoustic chamber give the 131 cm (52") U3 extended power and projection, with the peerless tonal and expressive control of the legendary Yamaha action.
Yamaha's b Series "the piano to grow with" is an elegant, compact piano with a responsive keyboard and a clear, resonant tone. It approaches professional standards while remaining true to the series' design philosophy of great value with a very affordable price. Backed by the Legacy Promise, All Yamaha b Series owners are eligible to trade-up their b Series piano (acoustic and silent) applying 100% of the original purchase price towards the purchase of a new qualifying Yamaha grand piano. This promise will be honored at any time during your first 10 years of ownership by all authorized Yamaha acoustic piano dealers in the United States. The b series Sizes range from 43" to 48" and includes the b1, b2 & b3. MSRP starting at $4,999.00 - contact us for current sales & promotions.
While retaining Yamaha's high standards, the b1 offers the joy of Yamaha ownership at a price that will astonish and delight.
In addition to its larger dimensions and heavier construction, b2 features a solid spruce soundboard to deliver a superior sound with added depth and volume. For the ambitious performer on a budget, there is no better instrument.
The b3 is the top of the b series and it approaches professional standards while remaining true to the series' design philosophy of great value with a very affordable price. At the heart of the b3 is a solid spruce soundboard which produces rich and colorful tonal resonance.
The Professional Series 45" uprights are beautiful inside and out, with a Yamaha advanced soundboard, precision components and a bright, balanced, warm tone. Offered in natural and stained woods, Yamaha's P Series combines both form and function. Choose from cabinetry either designe specifically for schools, religious institutions and studios, or as a Gallery Collection wrapped in gorgeous detail, carved legs and beautiful wood grains to enhance home decor. Contact us for current sales & promotions.
The head of the class! The durable P22 is ideal for everyday use and has been the clear choice for schools, studios, religious institutions and even the home.The P22 boasts a locking fallboard and lid, double casters for ease of moving, and a music rack design that spans the entire width of the piano, giving students and teachers the ability to view multiple pages of music at once.
Yamaha has spent over a century refining the piano maker’s art. You can see and feel the attention to detail in the finish on every Gallery Collection piano. The P660 Sheraton is offered in mahogany, features a beautifully carved lid trim, fall board, and select grain front panel, with matching carved bench.
Yamaha has spent over a century refining the piano maker’s art. You can see and feel the attention to detail in the finish on every Gallery Collection piano. The P660 Queen Anne is offered in Brown Cherry, features a beautifully carved lid trim, fall board, and select grain front panel, with matching carved bench.
YUS Series pianos share many features from Yamahas' Flagship CF Series pianos. From hand-wound German strings and concert quality hammer felt to meticulous voicing and regulation that brings out a range of colors more reminiscent of a grand piano than a traditional upright. It’s quite simply the grandest sounding upright available. Contact us for current sales & promotions.
The YUS Series are superbly crafted instruments with inspiringly rich sound and delicate balance. The simplicity of the cabinet gives superb acoustics to the subtlest note, and specially designed hammers provide rich tone. And the simple, meticulous design rounds out a piano that enhances the performance of professional and home pianists alike.
YUS pianos are voiced and regulated by master technicians in Kakegawa, Japan. The top ten percent of solid spruce from around the world is hand selected from our Kitami Mill in Hokkaido, Japan for the YUS piano soundboards. Each YUS piano features a proprietary Yamaha tone escapement system that helps provide the clarity of tone and power that is rarely found in an upright.
Meticulously crafted from the finest materials, the YUS5 offers a refined look in an elegant upright design that delivers expressive control, superb sound and natural touch. Featuring Ivorite key surfaces, walnut hammer mouldings and a sostenuto center pedal, this vertical piano is simply superb, offering the finest materials and craftmanship available, resulting in the very best in performance.
YUS, U Series, b Series
YUS, U Series, b2, b3
YUS1, U1, P22
YUS1, U1, b Series
Queen Anne Brown Cherry
Polished Ebony w/Chrome
Satin American Walnut
Polished American Walnut