Yamaha VA5S Student Viola, 16 Inch
Yamaha VA5S Student Viola, 16 InchDetails
The Yamaha VA5S 16 Inch Student Viola features a stunning fully hand brushed oil varnish body that looks and feels incredibly professional. The instrument offers beginner musicians an excellent instrument to learn with. The Stradivarius designed viola combined with a solid spruce and maple body with ebony fingerboard and rosewood fittings make this student instrument very high quality. Suitable to take a dedicated student all the way up to grade 6. Included in the pack is a shaped hard case, a brazilian wood bow and rosin.
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To make it as easy as possible for you to get the gear you want, we offer a range of instant finance options. If you spend £250 or more online, you can choose to pay over 48, 36 or 24 months. The majority of decisions are given instantly, so you could get your new gear sooner than you thought!
To help you understand how our finance options work, the examples below are based on a total order value of £250:
|Finance||APR||Deposit to Pay||Payments||Total Payable|
|Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9%||14.9%||No Deposit||48 months: £6.83 |
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
|Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9%||15.9%||No Deposit||36 months: £8.65 |
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
|Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9%||18.9%||No Deposit||24 months: £12.41 |
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee
How to Apply
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You should get an instant answer on whether your application has been successful, though in some rare cases V12 may need to look at the application in more detail.
Please note: This is only available on orders placed via the website consisting of a single delivery, and is not available in store or via phone currently.
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Solid Wood Construction
The Yamaha VA5S Student Viola is made from solid woods, featuring a spruce and maple construction which gives a much more rich and resonant sound in comparison to many other student model instrument. Built on to this handcrafted body are fittings and parts of high quality. An ebony fingerboard gives the performer a hard wood on which to play and is also resistant to moisture. The pegs and chinrest have been made from rosewood, another hardwood that's life expectancy is far greater than most woods.
Wittner Components and D'addario Strings
The Yamaha VA5S comes with high quality components that you would expect from a much higher value instrument. The tailpiece and fine tuners have been made by Wittner, who make top class components for string instruments. As well as this, D'addario strings have been added to the instrument to create a brilliant sound straight out of the box.
Everything You Need
Yamaha made this viola set to convenience its players. The package includes everything you need to get going as soon as the instrument arrives. A brazilian wood bow along with rosin, allowing the viola to be played straight out of the box. For storing and transporting the viola to rehearsals and concerts, the instrument comes with a shaped hard case that can carry everything you need to your venues.
- Body Finish: Fully Hand Brushed
- Varnish: Oil Varnish
- Body Size: 16"
- Body Type: Stradivarius
- Top Material: Spruce
- Back Material: Maple
- Side Material: Maple
- Neck Material: Maple
- Fingerboard: Ebony
- Tuning Pegs: Rosewood
- Bridge: Yamaha Original
- Tailpiece: Wittner "Ultra" (4 Fine Tuners)
- Chin Rest: Rosewood
- Fine Tuner: Wittner "Ultra" (4 Fine Tuners)
- Strings: D'Addario Prelude
- Brazilian Wood Bow
- Shaped Hard Case
- Piranito Rosin
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