Yamaha YCL255S Student Bb Clarinet

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  • Perfect Clarinet for Beginners by Yamaha
  • Durable ABS resin body with matte surface
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Yamaha YCL255S Student Bb Clarinet


The Yamaha YCL255S Student Clarinet is the perfect beginner clarinet to start a musical career. This instrument uses an ABS resin body and a 17 key Boehm system. This makes it easy to maintain but with the authentic sound of a wooden clarinet, making it suitable for younger students. The Yamaha YCL255S also includes a mouthpiece, ligature and reed as well as a lightweight hard case.

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ABS Resin Body and Boehm System

The Yamaha YCL255S Clarinet is a perfect instrument for beginner players. Using an ABS resin body, this instrument is extremely durable and won't split and crack like conventional wooden instruments. Although made from a resin material, the sound is still incredibly authentic and mellow. The clarinet is also more lightweight than traditional wooden alternatives, making it great for younger students. The Yamaha instrument also uses the Boehm system, which is most common and most practiced system for clarinets.

New Barrel Design And Adjustable Thumb Rest

The barrel on this student model clarinet has been redesigned to 65mm to bring it in line with the top end Yamaha instruments. The result of this barrel means it produces a more concentrated and focused tone with more resistance than on previous models. As a result, it is easier for students to create a more musical tone. The adjustable thumb rest also accommodates for different sized hands and helps develop proper technique.

Everything You Need

The Yamaha YCL255S Clarinet doesn't just come on its own. Included is a lightweight moulded case which will allow you to store and transport the instrument to rehearsals and lessons with ease. It will also hold any accessories you may need as well. As well as this, a mouthpiece, reed and ligature has been included, giving you everything that you need to get going straight out of the box.


  • Body: Matte ABS resin
  • Keys: Silver-plated nickel silver
  • System: Boehm
  • Keys: 17 Keys, 6 Rings
  • Barrel length: 65mm
  • Thumb-rest: Adjustable
  • ToneHoles: Straight tone holes with tapered undercut

Included Accessories

  • Mouthpiece: Yamaha 4C
  • Case: CLC-200EII light case
  • Extras: Ligature and Reed