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Yamaha GC1 5’3″ Silent Grand Piano

RRP: £20420

PRICE: £19018

The Acoustic Piano (Over 100 Years of Piano Making History)

The GC1 emits a rich sound that only a grand piano can create. The famous tone and feel of a Yamaha grand piano at an affordable price.

The Silent Piano
The Yamaha Silent Piano system uses it’s unique sound-damping capabilities to allow you to play your piano with headphones (without disturbing others). Flick the middle pedal and the hammers no longer hit the strings and you will instead hear the latest Yamaha sampled piano sound through your headphones but with no compromise in how the piano keyboard performs or feels – giving you the best of both worlds, an acoustic piano and a digital piano all in one.

Yamaha GC1 5 3 Silent Grand Piano

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GC1SHPE Polished Ebony RRP £20,420 Web Price £19,018
Polished White RRP £22,190 Web Price £20,981

Finance-Available-v12 A little more about our piano service

  • Key Player are proud to be Scotland’s premier Yamaha shop (one of only 2 UK “I Play Yamaha” stores)
  • Free UK mainland ground floor delivery by specialist piano movers (small charge if up flights of stairs)
  • First home tuning included as standard
  • 5 year warranty on all new or refurbished Yamaha pianos
  • If you stay in Edinburgh or Glasgow – ask about our free piano lessons included with a piano purchase

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SH Silent Piano Specification  – Yamaha’s Premium Silent Piano
Silent Piano Sound Sample taken from  the Yamaha CFX full sized concert grand piano
Sampling Method: Binaural
Sophisticated sampling technique where a large number of microphones are used to record the Yamaha CFX full sized piano sound, including 2 microphones installed in a dummy player to give the sound that a playing pianist would hear.  This producesa three-dimensional sound  as if coming straight from  the heart of the CFX.
Sounds: 19
CFX Piano, Electric Piano x 3; Harpsichord x 2; Vibraphone, Celesta, Pipe Organ x 4, Jazz Organ, Strings, Choir, Synth Pad, Piano + Strings, Piano + Synth Pad, Piano + Electric Piano, + Reverb Options
Polyphony: 256 Notes ( The number of sounds which can be played at one allowing full sound quality)
Waverom: 256Mb
The storage level of sampled sound data.  The larger the Wave Rom the bigger and longer the piano  sample
USB Audio Recording Easily record your performance as Audio (not MIDI) allowing easy sharing and CD/media creation
6.3mm Audio Outputs Professional abd stable output to connect to external amplification
Silent Piano Key Technology: QuickEscape
QuickEscape is Yamaha’s trade marked technology which stops the hammers hitting the strings but without affecting touch or feel
Apps There a world of modern apps that you can use to progress and enliven your piano experience
MIDI In/Out Connect to a PC/iPad  for use with music software or connect to other MIDI compatible instruments and sound sources
Aux In – Connect a device to play along with audio Files
Aux Out – Output the sound to a hifi / external  amplification
Other Features: USB Device Storage, Metronome, Transpose

Width: 149cm
Depth: 161cm
Height: 101cm (lid down)