Yamaha U Series

Yamaha U Series upright pianos are a leading choice for educational institutions, professional musicians and discriminating home pianists.

Thanks to comprehensive redesign, these world-standard instruments are better than ever, with numerous advances in materials and construction. Refined scale designs and components improve tonal performance, while other modifications enhance strength and durability. Extra-wide music desks provide plenty of room for sheet music. And the top-of-the-line sets extraordinary standards of elegance and excellence, incorporating concepts adapted from Yamaha grand pianos.


• Made in Japan
• Full length ribs into a notched liner
• Solid spruce soundboard and ribs
• Acoustibars
• Solid copper wound bass strings
• Hard maple bridges
• Aluminum alloy action rails
• Yamaha balanced action
• Spruce keys with hardwood buttons
• Grand piano key travel
• Cut thread tuning pins
• Mute pedal
• Yamaha designed hammers with T-fasteners
• Polyester finish
• Resin sheet foundation
• Vacuum Shield Mold Process (V-Pro) plate

Designed for the experienced pianist and professional musician, Yamaha U Series upright pianos are made in Japan and feature outstanding tone, touch and durability. A perennial favorite among discerning pianists, U Series upright pianos offer outstanding musical performance, setting the standards by which many other upright pianos are measured.


Seasoned for Destination
Yamaha specifically seasons this piano for the U.S. market.
The tuning stability, finish and overall musical integrity are enhanced over the long life expected of a fine piano.

Available models include the U1 and U3, available in several finishes.

Yamaha U1

Finish Polished Ebony, Satin Ebony, Satin American Walnut, Polished American Walnut, Polished White, Polished Mahogany
Weight 502 lbs
Height 48"
Width 60"
Soundboard Spruce
Center Pedal Mute
Pedals Soft Pedal, Mute Pedal, Damper Pedal
Seasoned for Destination Yes

Yamaha U3

Finish Polished Ebony, Polished Mahogany
Weight 517 lbs
Height 52"
Width 60"
Soundboard Spruce
Center Pedal Mute
Pedals Soft Pedal, Mute Pedal, Damper Pedal
Seasoned for Destination Yes
To find out more about the Yamaha U Series, contact one of our Yamaha Piano Specialists below.