Semigrand Grand Piano Shell

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Willson & Kempe Semigrand Piano Shell


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This lightweight piano shell is easy to move because the case breaks into 8 parts making it possible to take it anywhere you need to go

This collapsible grand piano shell is built to accommodate a full size 88 note digital keyboard (see below for special offer).

The unit is built to exactly resemble a 150cm size (baby) grand piano but is light enough for one person to carry to site and to assemble.

The weight of the unit is much lighter than a real  grand piano  (only 45kg)  - and  it's easily set up by one person usually in about 10 minutes! No one part weighs more than 10kg



*Black glossy or White satin finishes available 

*Takes most digital piano keyboards up to 88 notes (seven and a quarter octaves) up to 1440mm wide

* Keeps  all connecting cables looking tidy inside the unit

*Includes music reading desk

*Solid feel when erected on-site, withstands energetic performances!

*Standard unit accommodates one keyboard but can be adjusted to accommodate 2nd keyboard or other computer equipment.

*Can be stored in a space measuring only 0.5m wide by 1.5m  long and 1m high

In 2013 Semigrand piano shells have been used for events at:

Hampton Court, Wakehurst Place, Whithurst Park West Sussex,

Royal Oak London E2, Annie's Bar Kentish Town, Hilton Avisford nr Arundel,

Blackstock Barn Hellingly, Bannatynes Hotel Hastings, The Birch Hotel Haywards Heath, and several other venues in London and the South East.

2014 Saw the Semigrand at the BBC Good Food show with Vanessa Hastings,with the UK tour of "Only Men Aloud", at the Jewel Bar in Piccadilly Circus, London, Hendall Manor Barns (near Uckfield, East Sussex), Little Horsted Place, near Uckfield. 

2015 was another great year for the Semigrand.

The piano went to Warners in West Sussex at Sinah Warren for a cabaret featuring the 'Sing Out Sisters', an Indian wedding in Wembley with Ajay Shar, many WI meetings for sessions featuring the Great American Songbook. In August a Semigrand appeared on the Watch TV channel for an edition of  'Singing in the rainforest' with Myleene Klass.

The piano also featured in the Hailsham Town Fair in August with the Pete Willson Quartet and the performance artist Frances Shelley features her Semigrand in many of her live performances. Vanessa Hastings and Ed Alexander continue to perform at many weddings with their Semigrands

2016 saw the sale of three further Semigrands (2 black and 1 white) to a London piano nightclub(details on request) and a touring theatre company in the South of England. Several hires included The Ashdown Park Hotel near East Grinstead , Yew Tree Lakes in Rotherfield East Sussex and Shoreditch Studios in East London

2017 Two more Semigrands (for touring around Europe) sold to the London nightclub.

Several London hires for gigging pianist James Sayer

Hailsham Town Fair gig with Peter Willson in July and our first order for an upright piano to be delivered early in 2018.

 So far 19 Semigrands have been built.






See prices page for  rental prices and purchase options.