Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2.5 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

SEARCH
Piano Forums & Piano World
What's Hot!!
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums RULES & HELP
-------------------
ADVERTISE on Piano World
(125ad)
Piano Life Saver - Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad)
Piano Buyer Guide
Piano Buyer Fall 2017
Who's Online Now
112 registered members (accordeur, AZ_Astro, Axel Ramge, Agent88, ajames, 30 invisible), 1,819 guests, and 1 spider.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad)
Estonia Pianos
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Directory/Site Map
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords & Scales
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
#2022804 - 01/28/13 12:11 PM Yamaha CLP-950  
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 2
Brindlechat Offline
Junior Member
Brindlechat  Offline
Junior Member

Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 2
I have an opportunity to buy a digital CLP-950 and would like opinions as to whether this is a good decision. There is also a clp 320. Both are in excellent condition. Do you have any thoughts for me to help me in my decision! Thank you!

(ad) ROLAND

Click Here

#2022827 - 01/28/13 01:01 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-950 [Re: Brindlechat]  
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 5,543
MacMacMac Offline
5000 Post Club Member
MacMacMac  Offline
5000 Post Club Member

Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 5,543
North Carolina
The CLP950 came out in 2000. It's pretty old. I can't find much information about it. In particular, I don't know whether it has a GH3 keyboard, a GH keyboard, or a not-so-good GHS keyboard. For me that would be a prime consideration. There may be a sticker on the high-C key of the piano that will reveal the keyboard type. What is the seller's asking price?
Correction: I found some info HERE. It has a GH keyboard.

The CLP320 came out in 2008. Since the CLP4xx series was released in 2011, I presume this CLP320 is being offered as used? At least this one has the GH keyboard. But the CLP950 has slightly better speakers. What is the seller's asking price?

#2022832 - 01/28/13 01:06 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-950 [Re: Brindlechat]  
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 6,574
peterws Offline
6000 Post Club Member
peterws  Offline
6000 Post Club Member

Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 6,574
Northern England.
The clp 950 will have a similar or better k`board than my 820 had, which was OK. It`s third up in the hierarchy of those released in 2000! They were good lookers in those days, so if you get it cheap . . . .


"I am not a man. I am a free number"

"[Linked Image]"
#2022835 - 01/28/13 01:09 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-950 [Re: Brindlechat]  
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 292
SkiPablo Offline
Full Member
SkiPablo  Offline
Full Member

Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 292
the 950 is older (probably about 10 years old) but has better speakers - equivalent piano sound to my P-250 I think. The 320 is newer but a little less powerful speakers but has more updated specs.

I would think the 950 could be had for about 50-60% of what the 320 could be bought for.

Don't spend too much as you can get something from Yamaha in a console that will be equal in sound for around 1500.00 new.


Yamaha P-250 | Galaxy II Pianos | Galaxy Vintage D | The GIANT | Ravenscroft 275
(ad)
Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
#2022837 - 01/28/13 01:12 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-950 [Re: Brindlechat]  
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 2
Brindlechat Offline
Junior Member
Brindlechat  Offline
Junior Member

Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 2
Thanks for you input. The pianos are: 950 for $850 and the 320 for $1000. Do the prices sound reasonable?

#2022919 - 01/28/13 03:34 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-950 [Re: Brindlechat]  
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 292
SkiPablo Offline
Full Member
SkiPablo  Offline
Full Member

Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 292
i'd say more like 500-600 for the older one and maybe 800 for the newer one - That just my humble guess. I do think the prices are high, especially for the clp-950


Yamaha P-250 | Galaxy II Pianos | Galaxy Vintage D | The GIANT | Ravenscroft 275
#2022923 - 01/28/13 03:43 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-950 [Re: Brindlechat]  
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 5,543
MacMacMac Offline
5000 Post Club Member
MacMacMac  Offline
5000 Post Club Member

Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 5,543
North Carolina
Members posted these prices for the CLP320:
* $1250 . . Aug-2009
* $1599 . . Oct-2009
* $1750 . . Jan-2011

There's no similar information available as far as the CLP950.



Moderated by  Piano World 

Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World)
our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, Digital Piano Dolly, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.


Free Shipping* on Jansen Artist Piano Benches, Cocoweb Piano Lamps, Hidrau Hydraulic Piano Benches
(*free shipping within contiguous U.S. only)
(ad)
Pearl River & Ritmuller
Ritmuller Pianos
(ad)
Pianoteq
PianoTeq 6 Out now
ad
Pierce Piano Atlas


New Topics - Multiple Forums
Experience with Redbird, Concertpianos, and “Maestro”?
by Duke of Dunning. 11/21/17 06:26 PM
Fujan tuning lever lost
by Toni Goldener. 11/21/17 03:16 PM
Bach Invention 1 - Feedback
by hyena. 11/21/17 01:34 PM
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics182,873
Posts2,673,367
Members89,168
Most Online15,252
Mar 21st, 2010
(ad)
Accu-Tuner
Sanderson Accu-Tuner
Check It Out!
There's a lot more to Piano World than just the forums.
Click Here to
Explore The Rest of Piano World!!
Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers


 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
| Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter |


copyright 1997 - 2017 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0