Yamaha Clavinova CVP809GP in Polished Ebony

We have had delays in this product in the current situation, though we understand from Yamaha that our next batch will be arriving in late October. If you are to place an order, we will guarantee that one of the pianos from this batch is reserved for you.
Due Late October*


+ FREE UK Mainland Delivery
+ Home installation available
+ 5-Year warranty

When will I get my order?

Depending on the item(s) you have ordered, you may be able to choose from a variety of delivery options:

Courier Weekday Free Delivery – If your order is placed before 2pm on a weekday, it will be shipped to arrive with you between 8am and 6pm the next working day unless you have requested a specific date during the checkout process.

Courier Weekday Before 12:00 – If your order is placed before 2pm on a weekday, it will be shipped to arrive with you the next working day before 12:00, unless you have requested a specific date during the checkout process.  Prices are dependent on the weight and size of your order.

Buying a used item? We will contact you within 3 working days of your order to arrange a suitable day for delivery. We typically use our own delivery team for used items and will be able to give you a specific date and time.

Any orders placed between 2pm Friday and 2pm Monday will be sent to arrive on Tuesday (unless you specify otherwise).

Please note, if there are any stairs, vehicle restrictions or other issues which may affect the delivery of a large item to your address, then these must be made clear to us before the intended delivery date.

Where offered, home delivery and installation is subject to our terms & conditions – please contact us for more information. See our ‘Delivery Info’ page here for detailed information about delivery and details regarding non-UK mainland orders.

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Where can I find accessories?

Design your own custom package by adding our discounted ‘Add-ons’ to your basket when making your purchase.

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What's your return policy?

Unwanted Items
If you decide you would like to return your order, simply inform us via phone or email within 14 days of your purchase.

You have the option to return the goods to us independently, otherwise you can contact us for a quote for collection of the goods using our courier services. Once you have informed us of your decision to return your item, you have 14 days to ensure the return of the item to us.

Upon safe and satisfactory receipt of the item back at our store, we will issue a full refund.

If an item arrives back to us showing signs of misuse or damage, or if parts are missing, we reserve the right to charge a re-stocking fee.

We reserve the right to charge a 15% restocking fee for the return of used items.

Faulty Items
In the event of a faulty item, we will cover all costs (where necessary) for the return of your item back to our store, provided your instrument is within it’s warranty period.

With larger instruments (such as, but not limited to, Yamaha CVP, CSP, YDP and CLP-series pianos) we will arrange for an engineer to visit you, provided your instrument is within it’s warranty period.

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Used Instruments & Part Exchange

Request Part Exchange

We deal in an extensive range of used instruments including digital pianos from Yamaha, Technics, Roland and many others. We also offer excellent prices for instruments in part-exchange.

All of our used digital pianos are inspected for physical and functional defects and given a full electrical ‘MOT’ before we sell them, so you can buy with confidence that the condition of the piano you receive will be of a high standard.

We offer a 12 month warranty and FREE UK Mainland home delivery and installation on all used digital pianos; we are able to offer such an extensive warranty as we employ a Yamaha-accredited engineer, who is also extremely experienced in the repair and servicing of a number of brands of digital piano.

And don’t forget – you’ll still always have our technical expertise on hand to help you get the most from your instrument!

So why not click here to browse our used instruments and see if we can save you money?

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*This product is not with us at the moment, but it's on the way - The expected delivery date is Late October.

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Sound reverberates through the entire body of the CVP-809GP, just like a grand piano. Spreading throughout the room, it creates a warm acoustic ambience. The sumptuous grand piano cabinet adds a touch of splendour to any room. Realistic touch and response, paired with the unmistakable tone of the finest concert grand pianos ever made, the Clavinova CVP-809GP delivers expressive capabilities and a dynamic range that redefines the standard for digital pianos today.



Key Features

• Linear GrandTouch Keyboard with Counterweights. Wooden white keys with synthetic ebony and ivory
• Piano sounds from both the Yamaha CFX and Bösendorfer Imperial concert grands further enhanced with unique Virtual Resonance Modelling (VRM) technology
• The finest selection of instruments sound available including Super Articulation 2 Voices
• 675 interactive backing bands incorporating Revo Drums technology for ultimate realism
• Advanced pedal control with a GP Response Damper Pedal
• Incredibly easy to use thanks to a large 8” colour touch screen
• Gorgeous cabinet with chrome trim – available in black, polished ebony or polished white
• Advanced 7 speaker audio system with spruce cone speakers and twisted flare bass port


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Piano Performance & Feel

CVP-809 features a broad array of piano sounds including those of two of the world’s finest concert grand pianos: The Yamaha CFX and Bösendorfer Imperial.

Yamaha’s flagship 9’ concert grand piano, the CFX, offers sparkling highs and a powerful resonant bass with a sound that projects to the furthest reaches of any concert hall. The CFX was played by the winner of the prestigious International Chopin Competition in 2010, and has since gained recognition as one of the greatest concert grands of modern times.
Originally founded in 1828, Bösendorfer holds a unique position amongst piano makers as the only manufacturer in the world still utilises the Viennese tradition of hand-crafted design that produces the uniquely warm bass, singing treble and rich tonal colours known as the “Viennese Sound”. The development of Bösendorfer pianos has been influenced by such famed composers as Brahms and Johann Strauss, resulting in an instrument lauded as the only piano capable of withstanding the frenetic playing of Franz Liszt.


Every key has been sampled individually, and thanks to binaural sampling techniques, the CVP Series provides a fully immersive concert grand piano experience, even when using headphones.


This superb sound has been paired with the GrandTouch keyboard, which allows pianists to play with nuanced dynamics through the entire range of the instrument, and faithfully reproduces the individual differences in the weight and return of each key.
CVP-809 and CVP-809GP also feature counterweights for a superb touch very similar to that of a grand piano, with the subtle delicacy required for pianissimo performance.



Instruments Reproduced in Perfect Detail

From breathy saxophones to ringing guitars and warm, resonant strings, the CVP Series features an impressive collection of natural instrument Voices. Thanks to acclaimed Super Articulation technology, the distinctive characteristics of each instrument are reproduced in incredible detail as you play.

The flagship model CVP-809 / 809GP in particular features all-new samples for instruments such as electric piano, strings, guitar, bass, and drums, delivering sound quality that has to be heard to be believed.



Dive into the band experience

Featuring a wide array of backing Styles, the CVP Series allows you to enjoy great-sounding performances with polished introductions and endings, delivering authentic accompaniments that will enhance your playing across a diverse range of musical genres. In the CVP-800 Series, these accompaniments come with dramatically improved sounds, enriching your performances.

The CVP-800 Series boasts astonishing spatial acoustics and ensemble functionality so realistic that you can almost feel the presence of the other performers around you.



Subtle Variations for enhanced authenticity

Distorted guitars, rotary speaker organs, ethereal strings… this CVP delivers on all fronts, with unprecedented levels of realism. It reproduces the subtle variations that occur when even the most skilled drummer plays, so that you feel just like you’re performing with a human drummer in a live band.



Sing with Clavinova

Connect a microphone to your Clavinova and enjoy fun and inspiring Karaoke features. The CVP Series can mute the vocals of songs from your audio music library, and you can view song lyrics* on the LCD screen and change the tempo and pitch of the songs themselves. The CVP-800 Series will even add natural harmonies to your voice as you sing.

* Lyric display is only available when the audio contains the lyric data



Voice Guide

If you want it to, the Clavinova will even talk to you!

When Voice Guide* is active, the Clavinova will “speak” the information on the current display or what buttons are pressed. This allows those who have visual impairments to enjoy playing and using the instrument.

*When using Voice Guide, make sure that the USB flash memory containing the Voice Guide files is connected to the instrument. The audible information of the functions/screen supported by the Voice Guide is limited.



Built-in Bluetooth Audio

Play along with your favorite music using the built-in Bluetooth interface, or just enjoy listening
through the CVP high-quality speakers.



Further downloads

New firmware, MIDI drivers, Owners & Reference Manuals alongside full data lists are available from the following link:



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(Grand Piano type)
CVP-809 CVP-805
Product Name Digital Piano
Size/Weight Width
[For models with polished finish]
[1,430 mm (56-5/16″)] 1,426 mm (56-1/8″)
[1,429 mm (56-1/4″)]
1,420 mm (55-15/16″)
[1,423 mm (56-0″)]
[For models with polished finish]
With music rest closed [913 mm (35-15/16″)] 868 mm (34-3/16″)
[872 mm (34-5/16″)]
868 mm (34-3/16″)
[871 mm (34-5/16″)]
With music rest raised [1,076 mm (42-3/8″)] 1,027 mm (40-7/16″)
[1,028 mm (40-1/2″)]
1,026 mm (40-3/8″)
[1,027 mm (40-7/16″)]
With lid up [1,554 mm (61-3/16″)]
[For models with polished finish]
[1,236 mm (48-11/16″)] 612 mm (24-1/8″)
[612 mm (24-1/8″)]
592 mm (23-5/16″)
[593 mm (23-3/8″)]
[For models with polished finish]
[125 kg (275 lb, 9 oz)] 82 kg (180 lb, 12 oz)
[84 kg (185 lb, 3 oz)]
80 kg (176 lb, 6 oz)
[84 kg (185 lb, 3 oz)]
Control Interface Keyboard Number of Keys 88
Type GrandTouch Keyboard: wooden keys (white only), synthetic ebony and ivory key tops, escapement
88-key Linear Graded Hammers Yes
Counter Weight Yes
Touch Response Hard2/Hard1/Medium/Soft1/Soft2
Pedal Number of Pedals 3: Damper (with Half-pedal function), Sostenuto, Soft
Assignable Functions Sustain, Sostenuto, Soft, Glide, Song Play/Pause, Style Start/Stop, Volume, etc.
GP Response Damper Pedal Yes
Display Type TFT Color LCD (Touch Screen)
Size 800 x 480 dots
9.0 inch
800 x 480 dots
7.0 inch
Score/Lyrics/Text Display Function Yes
Language English, Japanese, German, French, Spanish, Italian
Panel Language English
Cabinet Key Cover Style Folding
Music Rest Yes (with music clips)
Voices Tone Generation Piano Sound Yamaha CFX, Bösendorfer Imperial
Binaural Sampling Yes (“CFX Grand” Voice only)
Piano Effect VRM Yes
Key-off Samples Yes
Smooth Release Yes
Polyphony (max.) 256
Preset Number of Voices 1,605 Voices + 58 Drum/SFX Kits + 480 XG Voices 1,315 Voices + 49 Drum/SFX Kits + 480 XG Voices
Number of VRM Voices 17 14
Number of Super Articulation Voices S.Art2: 36, S.Art: 301 S.Art: 227
Custom Voice Edit Yes
Compatibility XG, GS (for Song playback), GM, GM2
Other Features Mono/Poly Yes
Effects Types Reverb 65 Preset + 30 User
Chorus 107 Preset + 30 User 106 Preset + 30 User
Insertion Effect 358 Preset + 30 User 322 Preset + 30 User
Variation Effect 358 Preset + 30 User 322 Preset + 30 User
Master Compressor 5 Preset + 30 User
Master EQ 5 Preset + 30 User
Part EQ 27 Parts
Vocal Harmony 54 Preset + 60 User
Intelligent Acoustic Control (IAC) Yes
Stereophonic Optimizer Yes
Functions Dual (Layer) Yes
Split Yes
Styles Preset Number of Styles 675 525
Fingering Types Single Finger, Fingered, Fingered On Bass, Multi Finger, AI Fingered, Full Keyboard, AI Full Keyboard
Style Control INTRO x 3, MAIN VARIATION x 4, FILL x 4, BREAK, ENDING x 3
Custom Style Creator Yes
Other Features One Touch Setting (OTS) 4 for each Style
Chord Looper Yes
Compatibility Style File Format (SFF), Style File Format GE (SFF GE)
Songs (MIDI) Preset Number of Preset Songs 50 Classics + 303 Lesson Songs + 50 Popular
Recording Number of Tracks 16
Data Capacity approx. 3 MB/Song
Format Song Creator Yes
Playback SMF (Format 0, Format 1), XF
Recording SMF (Format 0)
Songs (Audio) Recording Time (max.) 80 minutes/Song
Format Playback WAV (44.1kHz, 16bit, stereo), MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3)
Recording WAV (44.1kHz, 16bit, stereo), MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3)
Functions Time Stretch,
Pitch Shift,
Vocal Cancel
Functions Registration Memory Number of Buttons 8
Control Registration Sequence, Freeze
Playlist Number of Records (max.) 2,500
Lesson/Guide Follow Lights, Any Key, Karao-Key, Your Tempo (with guide lamps)
Overall Controls Metronome Yes
Tempo Range 5 – 500, Tap Tempo
Transpose -12 – 0 – +12
Tuning 414.8 – 440 – 466.8 Hz (approx. 0.2 Hz increments)
Scale Type 9 Types
(May not have this functionality depending on the country in which you purchased the product.)
Bluetooth version 4.1
Supported profile A2DP
Compatible codec SBC
Wireless output Bluetooth class 2
Maximum communication distance Approx. 10 m
Range of transmit frequency 2,402 – 2,480MHz
Maximum output power (EIRP) 4 dBm
Type of modulation GFSK, π/4 DQPSK, 8DPSK
Miscellaneous Piano Room Yes
Display output to an external monitor  Yes (by using a commercially available USB display adaptor*)
* For a list of compatible devices, access the “Yamaha Downloads” website.
Brightness Adjustment Yes (display/button lamps)
USB audio interface 44.1 kHz, 24 bit, stereo
Storage and Connectivity Storage Internal Memory approx. 2 GB
External Drives USB flash drive
Connectivity Headphones Standard stereo phone jack (x 2)
Microphone Mic/Line in (standard mono phone jack), Input volume
AUX IN Stereo mini jack
Sound System Amplifiers (40W + 30W + 20W) × 2 + 80W (45 W + 20 W) × 2
Speakers (16 cm + 5 cm + 2.5 cm (dome)) × 2 + 20 cm,
Spruce Cone Speaker, Twisted Flare Port
(16 cm + 2.5 cm (dome)) x 2
Power Supply Auto Power Off Yes
Included Accessories Owner’s Manual, Music Book, Warranty*, Online Member Product Registration,
Power cord, Bench*
* May not be included depending on your area. Check with your Yamaha dealer.
Separately Sold Accessories
(May not be available depending on your area.)
Headphones (HPH-150/HPH-100/HPH-50), Footswitches (FC4A/FC5),
Foot controller (FC7), USB wireless LAN adaptor (UD-WL01),
Wireless MIDI adaptor (MD-BT01/UD-BT01)