Schimmel Konzert K256T Grand Piano in Black Polyester
  • Schimmel Konzert K256T Grand Piano in Black Polyester

Schimmel Konzert K256T Grand Piano in Black Polyester

Catalogue No: GSCH-K256T-BP

OUT OF STOCK (Available to order)

A large and powerful grand piano with the same Trilogy I action (designed by Schimmel, made by Renner) as the flagship K280T. 

This is an ideal instrument for a large public space such as a school hall, University, church, or concert hall and we can offer it at a very competitive price.

We can also automate this piano for you with the QRS PNOMation III or add a Twintone Silent system - please ask for further details.

-£7,350.00 £147,000.00

Whilst this instrument is now sold we still have Schimmel K280Ts and K230Ts as well as smaller models in the range in stock to try. Please enquire for further details.

Other options? 

All Schimmel pianos are available in a variety of wood finishes or with chrome fittings, enquire for details. 

These pianos are also available with Schimmels own TwinTone™ silent system, allowing for silent piano practise with headphones. We know that all pianos are complete individuals and the exciting part of their new TwinTone™ system is that it can now be retrofitted in our own workshop for an additional £500 on the usual TwinTone™ price! You can read the specifications on their new TwinTone silent system through the link above. 

Why Schimmel Konzert? 

The Schimmel Konzert series is split into two trilogies and K256T grand is the middle child of the second trilogy of grand pianos. The philosophy behind the Konzert series is that all the ideal concepts of the large 280cm concert grand should be consistently integrated into the smaller models and, where possible, with identical construction. This enables pianists to enjoy the outstanding touch and tonal characteristics of a large concert grand even when performing on smaller models. Perhaps most immediately obvious to the pianist is that the action is taken directly from the full-sized 280cm concert grand. Thus even the smallest K175 model benefits from exactly the same nuanced control available to the concert stage performer!

Needless to say, due to the size of this piano, this instrument has the most beautiful sonorous bass and a wonderful twinkling treble.

Main features

  • Scale design is taken directly from the 280 Concert grand and has full Triplex stringing to enhance sustain in the treble and the richness of sound. 
  • Extraordinary dynamic range is produced by a combination of responsive Renner action custom made for Schimmel by their exacting specifications and a soundboard that incorporates “Dynamic bars”. The detailed clarity of sound, without the harshness that this is often associated with, is a triumph of soundboard design.
  • Schimmel pianos all share an enlarged soundboard design in both the bass and for the treble. This allows for frequencies to sustain longer, giving a bigger, warmer and bell-like quality of sound. 
  • Real ebony wood black key and white mineral keytops to imitate ivory allowing for a more natural and tactile feel
  • Mass reduced bridges to allow more flexibility and resonance within the soundboard
  • Completely designed and made in Germany - BVK Certified


Length - 256 cm (8'4''ft)

Width - 154 cm

Height - 102 cm

Weight - 484 kg

Forsyth is one of a very select handful of authorised Schimmel dealers in the UK and the only one North of the Midlands.  All new Schimmel pianos supplied by us are carefully prepared to the highest standards and supplied with Schimmel's 5-year warranty and official 'Care and Maintenance' booklet.

Unsure if this grand piano will fit?  Ask us to make a paper template so that you can try!

Delivery charges may apply depending on degree of difficulty and location. However, ground floor delivery is typically included provided access is straightforward - enquire now for details.

Although we ordinarily stock these pianos we do like to sell them, so please do call ahead to check stock levels with one of our friendly piano department staff before making a special trip.

We usually have in stock over 40 new grand pianos, over 70 new upright pianos and an ever-changing supply of pre-owned acoustic pianos; we are definitely worth a visit!

We can also automate this piano for you with the QRS PNOMation III or add Twintone silent system - please ask for further details.

Need a stool?

We have a wide selection of matching adjustable piano stools available. You can pick up either:

a fully matching HIDRAU SCHIMMEL PIANO STOOL or a good quality CGM PIANO STOOL

If you are a music teacher or a music institution, you might also be interested in the easily adjustable hydraulic piano stools by HIDRAU

Other pianos to compare within our showroom at Forsyth