Yamaha YCL450 Intermediate Bb Clarinet

£904.00 RRP £1,025.00 (including VAT @ 20%)

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Product Ref: 9367

  • Yamaha Intermediate Clarinet
  • Grenadilla Wood Instrument
  • New Bell Design
  • Professional Sound and Response
  • Includes Case, Mouthpiece, Reed and Ligature

Yamaha YCL450 Intermediate Bb Clarinet


The Yamaha YCL450S Intermediate Clarinet is the perfect step up for the advancing musician, featuring a Grenadilla wood body and a 17 key Boehm System. Boasting a new bell design, this instrument gives a professional sound, particularly in the chalumeau register of the instrument. Included with this clarinet is a case, mouthpiece, ligature and reed.

Product Ref: 9367

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New Bell Design

Nothing can be more frustrating than a soft sounding, out of tune instrument. A new resonance chamber in the bell of the YCL-450 aids in projection and improves intonation in lower notes, allowing for consistency and confidence.

Blue Steel Springs

Intermediate instruments need to feel different than student model instruments. Part of making the YCL-450 feel better is the upgrade in spring material. Blue steel springs give the keys a lighter touch and feel while producing a smooth, quick action.

Sculptured, Silver-plated Keys

The silver-plated keys provide not only an enhanced appearance, but also a wonderful feel for the players. In order to make the keys to the appropriate strength level, a technique called power forging is used. The result of this hi-tech process are keys that are exceptionally durable and contoured to the best possible ergonomic shape

Professional Undercut Toneholes

Yamaha intermediate model instruments set themselves aside with their use of professional materials and features. Straight tone holes with tapered undercuts provide outstanding intonation and response making the YCL-450 play like a pro model instrument.


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

Included Accessories

  • Mouthpiece: Yamaha
  • Case: Lighweight Case
  • Extras: Ligautre and Reed