• YDP-161

Colours / FinishesYDP-161:Dark Rosewood

  • YDP-161:Dark Rosewood
  • YDP-161C:Light Cherry
  • YDP-161B:Black Walnut



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Yamaha's authentic sound, natural touch and an absolute joy to play

Suited to the ambitious beginner as well as the more advanced player, YDP-161 has a great piano sound and feel.

Personal Piano Catalogue 2015 [English] Personal Piano Catalogue 2015PDF [6.3MB]

The colours and finishes shown may vary from those on the actual products.

  • Graded Hammer (GH) keyboard
  • 3-level Advanced Wave Memory (AWM) Dynamic Stereo Sampling
  • New acoustic system offers clearer sound with more presence.
  • "128- Polyphonic" - Rich expressive power, free from sound cutoff even when the sustain pedal is used to layer notes.
  • "2 Track Recording" - Record your performances to listen to yourself play. Convenient for piano lessons.

Perfect for beginning students and experienced players alike, the ARIUS YDP-161 provides true piano sound and feel. The GH keyboard and 3-level AWM Dynamic Stereo Sampling voices deliver remarkably authentic sound and natural expressiveness, making it a true joy to play, both in practice and in performance. Moreover, the damper pedal includes a half-damper effect, giving you nuanced expressive control over the sustained sound. Dual voice capability lets you play two different instrument sounds at the same time, while a 2-track song recorder allows you to capture your original musical ideas and performances.


A piano sound sampling taken from one Yamaha Full Concert Grand Piano "CFIIIS". "AWM Dynamic Stereo Sampling"

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