Well-known and well-loved, the Yamaha U1 piano is, without doubt, one of our most popular pianos – and for good reason.
With all the musical excellence and exquisite craftsmanship synonymous with the Yamaha brand, this full-sized upright piano is an excellent entry-level instrument. Offering the same high quality as the Yamaha U3 but with a more compact case.
Despite its slightly smaller frame, the Yamaha U1 makes no compromises and can be relied on for a rich and precise tone, making it suitable for pianists of all levels.
Buy a Yamaha U1 piano today
Take a look at the great selection of Yamaha U1 pianos we have available below. Pre-owned or brand new, all instruments are backed by the same impressive 5-year guarantee. Meaning you can buy with complete peace of mind.
Detailed specifications can be found by clicking through on individual models. Alternatively, if you have a question about the U1 – or indeed any of our pianos – please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the team.
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Now that the most recent lockdown has ended, we are pleased to announce that Richard Lawson Pianos is fully reopen again! That means that you can once again visit our magnificent showroom and view our vast selection of instruments. We have full social-distancing measures in place for everyone’s safety, and have hand-washing and sanitizing facilities in-store. To find out more information, or to make an appointment with us, please give us a call on 01923 720974.
I highly recommend Richard Lawsin Pianos. We bought… read more Kawai upright piano and the service was great from viewing until delivery. My daughter is very excited and looking forward to start practicing and playing on new piano.
Richard spent a lot of time helping me pick out the… read more right piano for me. All I needed to do was tell him my exact specification for what I was looking for, and he quickly came up with a shortlist of possible pianos. He also replied to emails promptly. He didn't rush me, and allowed me to come and visit multiple times to try out different pianos as they came into the showroom. The showroom is also very nice (the only criticism is that it is slightly difficult to find), with a huge range of pianos. The delivery crew were also efficient and accommodating. I don't foresee changing pianos for a long time, but I would go back to Richard Lawson, and recommend to any friend.
I have been aware of Shigeru Kawai pianos since Florian… read more Mitrea told me about them two years ago. I took the opportunity to hear Ashley Fripp play one at Richard Lawson’s piano studio last November. It was wonderful. I hesitated about buying one because I thought we did not have room for one. I visited RL again on 28th February and chose an SK2. It was delivered on 6 March. The two men were extremely prompt and efficient. We were so impressed. The piano is magnificent with such a beautiful sound and action and a joy to play. My one regret is that I waited so long.
We used Richard 12 years ago to find our Yamaha UX3… read more upright. After moving property we wanted to upgrade to a Grand Piano. Richard helped us find the perfect fit and we are very happy with the result. He took back our original piano that had appreciated in value! Highly recommend.
I have been looking to upgrade my upright to a grand… read more for sometime and as soon as I arrived at Richard's showroom, I was met with a warm and friendly greeting and nothing has been to much trouble, I explained what I was looking for, the room and ideally my budget. Richard provided a wide range of choice and didn't just direct me to the top of my budget but showed lots of options, providing impartial advice without the sales pressure.I purchased an SK3 from Richard which was delivered today, the service and approach is faultless and the piano is stunning !. Whatever, piano you're looking for my best advice is talk to Richard and pay him a visit - highly recommended
I recently bought a stunning reconditioned Yamaha piano… read more from Richard Lawson Pianos. I would like to thank Colin for his expert help through the whole process of purchasing the piano: from choosing the right piano, arranging finance, adding a 'silent system' through to the final delivery. Highly recommended for the impressive variety of pianos on offer and the very professional service.
I was very impressed with the service at Richard Lawson… read more Pianos Ltd. I ordered my piano it had to come from abroad Richard kept me updated on the progress of the order and it actually arrived ahead of schedule. Delivery was efficient and it is perfect in the home. I would recommend. Many thanks to Richard Lawson Pianos.
Highly recommend Richard Lawson Pianos!!!We bought… read more a Yamaha YUS upright piano (refurbished by Yamaha) from Richard Lawsons and really pleased.Both Richard and Colin were very helpful and beyond our expectations. They were professionals and explained everything, answered our questions patiently. They didn’t rush us to take a decision and let us try out few pianos until we were happy.Colin offered his professional recommendation and helped us to decide on the purchase. Colins’s recommendations was reconfirmed by the piano technician we hired and you can completely rely on Colin and Richard’s advice.I would highly recommend Richard Lawson Piano!!