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C.Bechstein Vario System Upright Piano

  • £2,408.33
  • (Delivery from £9.95)
  • RRP £2,890.00
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The Bechstein Vario HDS digital mute system can be easily connected to your computer or iPad. The Vario digital mute allows you to write your own compositions or play solo with a orchestra accompaniment providing you with versatility and dynamic performances. 

The Bechstein Vario digital mute system reproduces your playing dynamics, making your interpretation a captivating digital experience. 

You can purchase the Bechstein Vario digital mute alongside any new C.Bechstein, Bechstein or W.Hoffmann upright or Grand Piano. Bechstein give you the choice of a black or white design and will fit it for you before the piano leaves their factory. 

The Bechstein Vario HDS is a true digital audio workstation with limitless technical possibilities. 

Normal Mode

  • Sound options available (string and keyboard)
  • Definition of string sounds with accompanying keyboard instruments
  • Sounds configurable using equalizer and dynamics menu
  • Recording
  • Transposing, tuning
  • Metronome

 MIDI applications via USB

  • Simple notation of the music fed to the Vario system
  • Complex composition with multiple instruments and/or voice, possibility to listen to the individual instruments/voices seperately
  • Recording
  • Multitrack recording
  • Various sampled sounds
  • Definition of custom tracks


Unique dynamics with an infinite range of possibilities from pianissimo to fortissimo through high definition recording of the key movement, easily adjustable via graphics on the display screen.

Sensor Technology

Freely configurable optical key and pedal sensors, high definition hardware and software.


Large touch screen, all functions conveniently accessible via clear icon menus, simple menu structures, no multifunction buttons, no complicated control keys, comprehensive range of functions.

The price quoted is for a factory-fit installation at the time of order. We can also retro-fit the system to most Bechstein pianos. Prices would be quoted at the time so please enquire.

We believe that the selection of an instrument is only the start of your musical journey. We have partnered with industry-leading and specialist couriers to provide a range of services alongside our in-house delivery team who can handle almost any request so no matter what you buy you can be confident it will arrive both quickly and safely. For more complex delivery requirements we work with specialist piano and organ logistics partners who can provide specialised equipment enabling us to enable us to deliver to almost any location.

Please note that unless specified, assembled delivery is not included within online order prices unless agreed with our showroom team prior to ordering.

For larger items, such as upright or grand pianos delivery surcharges may apply to non-UK mainland including Channel Islands, Isle Of Wight, Shetland, etc.

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