Real Grand Expression
This phrase defines its expressive capability. It is not only the full realisation of the sound, the touch and the pedals, but the application of technologies nurtured by crafting acoustic pianos to perfectly integrate these three elements into a single piano. This piano produces that exact sound you want through the touch of the keys and the feel of the pedals. As you play, you will truly feel as though you are playing a grand piano.
The Finest Concert Grand Piano Tone
The CFX - Yamaha's finest concert grand selected and played by the winner of the 2010 International Chopin Piano Competition - and the Imperial from Bösendorfer - a brand held in high esteem by pianists throughout its long history - are renowned pianos characterised by distinctive traits such as power, versatility, subtlety, lightness and mellowness.
Both of these superb pianos' Voices are featured in the Clavinova. Tuned to perfection by a highly experienced piano technician with the sound from each key sampled individually, Clavinova truly captures the unique tonal character of each of these outstanding instruments.
The Clavinova faithfully reproduces the sound of an acoustic piano utilising features like String Resonance to emulate the mellow tonal colour that occurs when strings react to one another. The result is a beautiful tone with rich, deep reverberation.
In addition to the reverberation of the strings themselves, Damper Resonance reproduces the broad, deep sound field of an acoustic piano. It also mirrors the tonal changes that result when a damper pedal on a grand piano is depressed. It includes sounds such as those emitted from the key bed and emulates the cumulative resonance that occurs when all of these sounds blend together.
Graded Hammer 3X (GH3X) Keyboard
Utilising the same hammering system and spring-less mechanism as a grand piano, the GH3X keyboard action accurately reproduces the touch of an acoustic piano from the heavy feel in the lower register to the lighter touch in the upper octaves. They also feature the three-sensor configuration, which accurately sense and interpret the behaviour of the keyboard for a response and feel very similar to that of a grand piano.
The newly developed GH3X keyboards also feature an escapement mechanism that reproduces a slight clicking sensation near the bottom of the key dip, and they have been designed in such a way that the click is discernible only on the lightest keystrokes, similar to the keyboard of a grand piano.
Multi-Track Song Recorder
The recording function featured in Clavinova digital pianos allows you to record your performances* with a single touch, which is useful when you want to review your playing objectively. Additionally, you can record up to 16 tracks for simultaneous playback, so different hands can be recorded separately or overdub parts with different Voices. (* Recordings are made in MIDI format, and can also be recorded to USB flash memory. Compatible software is required for playback of recorded data on a computer)
- Height: 927mm
- Width: 1461mm
- Depth: 459mm
- Weight: 58KG
- Number of Keys: 88
- Keyboard Type: Graded Hammer 3X
- Keyboard Tops: Synthetic Ivory
- Touch Sensitivity: Hard 2, Hard 1, Medium, Soft 1, Soft 2, Fixed
- Number of Pedals: 3
- Functions: Damper with Half Pedal Sostenuto, Soft
- Piano Sound: Yamaha CFX, Bossendorfer Imperial
- Features: Key-Off, Smooth Release, String Resonance, Damper Resonance
- Maximum Polyphony: 256
- Number of Voices: 34
- Reverb: 6 Types
- Chorus: 3 Types
- Brilliance: 7 Types
- Master Effect: 12 Types
- Intelligent Acoustic Control: Integrated
- Split Keyboard: Yes
- USB Recorder: WAV Files
- Metronome: 5 – 500 (Quarter Note)
- Transpose: Yes
- Preset Songs: 18 Voice Demo, 50 Piano, 303 Lessons
- Number of Songs: 250
- Number of Tracks: 16
- Internal Drive: 1.5MB
- External Drive: USB Flash
- Headphone Outputs: 2
- MIDI: In, Out, Through
- Aux In: Stereo Mini
- Aux Out: Left, Left and Right, Right
- Amplifiers: 2 x 30 Watts
- Speakers: 2
- Speakers Functions: Acoustic Optimiser
Standard Courier Delivery
When you add this product to your shopping basket, you will be provided with our standard courier delivery option. This will deliver the piano to the ground floor of your house or building. Please note that if there is not a ground floor entrance we may not be able to deliver there. You may also need to help the delivery driver as this product comes packaged in large boxes.
This option may not be suitable if you are unable to help the driver if required, or if you need the piano delivering upstairs. Please consider whether this is the most appropriate delivery service for you, as other delivery options are available at an additional cost.
2 Man Delivery Service
If you select this option, two delivery personnel will deliver the piano boxes to any ground floor room of your choice, rather than just your front door. Please note that this service will take a few days longer than the standard courier service and the courier company will call you to arrange a convenient delivery date after you have placed the order.
If you would prefer a delivery and installation service please contact our sales team on 0843 515 0600 who will be happy to set up a quotation for you.