Yamaha B1SC2 Silent Piano
The Yamaha B1 Silent Piano is the perfect blend of a true acoustic piano with the features every musician desires from a Digital Piano.
The Silent Piano allows the Pianist to play a fully acoustic piano, or a fully digital piano or both at the same time!
Would you like to have a digital recording of your Performance? No Problem the Silent Piano records in .wav or midi! Do you like to play at night and Don’t Want to wake up the whole house? Just Put on the Head Phones! Do you want to Amplify your piano? The Silent Piano has you Covered.
Finally would you love to have a real piano as a controller for PC or Midi applications? Then you have found the right piano!
The Technology Behind the Yamaha B1 Silent Piano
Yamaha’s Patented Gray Scale Sensor
The secret to a great piano is in the nuances. All Yamaha Silent Series pianos utilize a non-contact optical sensor system that conttinuously measure the nimble movements if you fingers and the detailed nuances of your pedaling. This in house Patented technology delivers unrivaled accuracy and performance with out ever changing the feel of a traditional acoustic piano.
When Playing the Yamaha CFX Concert Grand Piano with headphones the piano player is hearing a Binaural Sample. Which is an exacting sampling technique that mimics the interaural characteristics of the human ear, This unique approach allows SILENT pianos to recreate the natural, all encompassing sound only experienced when seated in front of a concert grand piano.
User Friendly Interface
The control unit has been given a sophisticated design that unobtrusively blends with the piano itself. Yamaha’s simple controller allows you to operate digital functions with ease.
Microphone Free Recording for the Yamaha B1 Silent Piano
SILENT Piano SC2 type can record one song in the internal memory. The USB thumb drive allows you save recording data and play back songs. You can Record in .MIDI or .WAV Formats.
Connectivity To External Devices
The USB TO HOST terminal (USB A/B Cable) allows you to connect to a computer or portable device and record high-quality audio without the need for an additional interface. AUX IN (3.5 MM Stereo) allows listening the sound from the external devices (sound modules, music players, PC, Labtop, ETC).
Smart Pianist App Integration
The smart device app “Smart Pianist” (available as a free download) enables you to select the different built in instruments, control the metronome intuitively with a visualized interface and even display the score on your smart device.
The UD-WL01 USB Wireless LAN Adaptor (sold separately) is required to use Smart Pianist over a wireless connection.
B1 Silent Piano – A Broad Sonic Palette
Yamaha B1SC2 Silent Piano – On Board Sounds
Binaural CFX – Yamaha 9 foot Concert Grand
CFX Grand – Yamaha 9 foot Concert Grand
Bosendorfer – Vienna-made Concert Grand
Stage E. Piano – “Fender Rhodes”
DX E. Piano – Classic Yamaha Electric Piano
Vintage E. Piano – Widely Used in Rock and Pop
Harpsichord 8′ – Just like the real Baroque version
Celesta – A instrument were deer horn hammers strike metal bars
Organ Principal – (8′ + 4″ + 2′) Used for Baroque church music
Jazz Organ – Famous Tone Wheel Hammond Organ Sound
Stereophonic Optimizer is an effect which reproduces the instrument being played in a room.
The moment a pianist’s fingers are lifted from the keys of a grand piano, subtle changes occur in the instrument’s tone as the damper is lowered onto the strings to mute its sound. Key-Off samples features actual recordings of these changes, offering a faithful reproduction of the most subtle changes in the piano’s sound, allowing for a more realistic performance.
Yamaha B1SC2 Silent Piano Comes in Two Different Finishes
Factory Installed for a Reason.
Yamaha Silent Pianos are available for sale as a new piano only. This system cannot be retrofitted to a piano for a number of painstaking reasons.