Yamaha B1 Upright Piano in Polished Walnut (B1PW)
The Yamaha B1 – Exemplifying Yamaha’s well-established design principles and 109cm high, the b1 redefines the word value. Undercutting lesser competitors whilst retaining Yamaha standards in every way, b1 offers the joy of new Yamaha piano ownership at a price that will astonish and delight. Produced at Yamaha's own Indonesian piano factory – from a scale design developed in Japan – Yamaha's B1 Series pianos offer fantastic quality, excellent value for money, and endowed with Yamaha's renowned pure, rich, clear tone. The B1's construction is wonderful featuring strung backs with Yamaha's own strong cast iron V-pro frame; laminated spruce soundboard; and four wooden back posts to give additional strength. Yamaha use their specially developed 'B Series Special' high-grade hammers and a proven action design that offers effortless playing and a highly responsive keyboard touch. The hard-wearing key surfaces are acrylic resin for the white keys and black phenolic resin with wooden filler for the black keys. All B1 pianos have a Damper, Muffler and Soft Pedal.
Width – 149cm(58 3/4")
Height – 109cm(43")
Depth – 54cm(21 1/4")
Weight – 193kg(425lbs)
Produced at a Yamaha factory in Indonesia from a scale design developed in Japan, b Series pianos are Yamaha’s most affordable entry-level uprights. Although reduced production costs allow budget-friendly prices, Yamaha makes no compromises in the materials and workmanship that go into these exceptional uprights.
Quality Components, Quality Sound
Supported by four sturdy wooden back posts and a strong cast iron frame, b Series pianos are endowed with Yamaha’s renowned pure, clear tone. High-grade hammers and a proven action design offer effortless playing and a highly responsive keyboard ‘touch’ that make these uprights ideal for beginning players.
Yamaha’s b Series features pianos in a range of heights, widths, and depths. The b1 and b2 boast slender profiles, making them ideal for small spaces. With its larger dimensions and heavier construction, the b3 upright requires a little more room but brings a rich, far-reaching sound.