The Yamaha YBB201S Student Model Bb Tuba, Silver Plated is the perfect instrument to carry you through your grades and beyond. With a crisp, warm, tone and balanced blowing resistance throughout the range of the instrument, this versatile tuba is well suited to both brass ensemble playing and solo performance. A large, professional sized bell allows for symphonic levels of projection, and gives you the dynamic range needed to explore the full expressive capabilities of the tuba.
Yamaha's prestige in the construction of quality brass instruments is evident in this tuba, with a carefully designed valve system providing perfect intonation. The balanced resistance allows easy-blowing pedal notes, whilst the responsiveness of the pistons makes rapid solo passages a joy to play. A distinguished, silver-plated finish gives the YBB-201S a nuanced tonal quality, and ensures it is an instrument that will fit right in with any ensemble.
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Yamaha set out to create a line of tubas that is suitable for students all the way through their journey. By fusing tradition with innovation, and chasing the perfect balance between power and nuance, Yamaha have made instruments with a wide range of tonal colour at both ends of the dynamic range. Perfect for ensembles and solo work, these tubas have true versatility.
The YBB-201S comes included with a Yamaha BB-67C4 mouthpiece and a sturdy tuba case. This quality student mouthpiece offers excellent precision, with a smooth attack, great control, and a huge, vibrant tone. The case is designed to keep your instrument safe from the inevitable knocks and scrapes which come with regular use, and will ensure your tuba looks and plays like new for years to come.