Yamaha GC1 - Baby Grands

With the full resonant tone only a grand piano can possess, the GC1 provides superior performance at an affordable price.

With the full resonant tone only a grand piano can possess, the GC1 series provides superior performance at an affordable price.

Yamaha GC1 - Baby Grands

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With the full resonant tone only a grand piano can possess, the GC1 provides superior performance at an affordable price. Full duplex scaling provides a rich tone and sostenuto pedal enables pianists to perform all repertoire.


Length: 161cm
Width: 149cm
Height: 101cm
Weight: 290kg
Factory of production: Yamaha Japan
Duplex Scaling: FrYes
Soundboard: Solid Spruce
Pinblock and bridge: Hard Maple
Hammer underfelt: N/A
Castors: Single
Soft Close Fallboard: Yes
Fallboard lock: N/A
Centre Pedal: Sostenuto



  • Advanced scale design
  • Yamaha balanced action
  • Vacuum Shield Mold Process (V-Pro) plate
  • Seasoned for destination

The beautiful new GC1M

The beautiful new GC1M combines the duplex scaling and rich tonal character of the coveted C1 grand with cost-saving advantages in materials and production to create an instrument that's both exceptionally expressive and uncommonly affordable.

Over a century of distinguished grand piano making

Unparalleled in their beauty and musical range, grand pianos are the ultimate expression of the piano maker's art. Yamaha is proud to present a comprehensive line of incomparable grands, reflecting the very latest in Yamaha acoustic and technological advances.

Crafted with uncommon care and integrity

Yamaha grand pianos have earned a global reputation as instruments of outstanding quality and value. Renowned for their eloquent expressive range, and for their reliable performance over time, they play an important role in the performing arts and music education. They are consistently among the pianos most highly recommended by piano tuner/technicians and a leading choice of pianists at all levels, all over the world.

The Yamaha reputation rests on a century-long tradition of uncompromising care and craftsmanship, supported by an unmatched range of integrated expertise, top-of-the-line production facilities, and an exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable and dedicated workforce. Our strength in the full range of relevant technologies allows us to produce virtually every part of every piano ourselves – an approach that has helped us initiate significant advances and set what has long been recognized as the industry standard in quality control.

An open dialog with professional musicians generates invaluable input that, in conjunction with sophisticated research facilities, has led to continual advances in each new generation of Yamaha pianos. Our global network offers Yamaha customers additional advantages, from cost-efficient regional manufacturing to the ready availability of sales and support throughout most of the world.

Balancing cutting-edge technology and innovation with the timeless skills of expert artisans, Yamaha pianos have come to represent an unsurpassed standard of affordable excellence. It is a standard that continues to generate ever-higher acclaim and make Yamaha grand pianos the first choice of many of the world's most discriminating pianists.


Dimensions Width 149cm
Height 101cm
Depth 161cm
Weight Weight 285kg


Cabinet Finish Polished Ebony - Polished Mahogany - Polished American Walnut - Polished White - Polished Bright Ivory - Satin Mahogany - Satin American Walnut - Satin Ebony

Sounding Mechanism

Backposts 3
Backpost Material Spruce
Soundboard Spruce
V-Pro Plate Iron Frame Yes
Pinblock Made In-House from Hardwoods
Bridge Laminated/Overhang Design
Strings Japanese Supplier
Duplex Scaling Yes
Tone Collector Yes

Striking Mechanism

Hammers Japanese Supplier
Hammer Underfelt No
White Key Surface Acrylic Resin
Black Key Surface Phenolic Resin
Metal Action Rail Yes


Soft Close Fallboard Yes
Fallboard Lock No
Centre Pedal Full Sostenuto
Casters Single


Free In-Home Tunings 1


Included Accessories Bench, Owner's Pack with Cleaning Mit, Fallboard Key, Care Manual and '50 Greats for the Piano' Song Book

Optional Accessories

Cover C1 Piano Cover


Also Available As SH Silent System: GC1SH Disklavier E3: DGC1E3