Combining innovative beauty with solid live performance potential. The Yamaha YEV104 series electric violin is the evident choice for those wanting to delve into genres beyond the classics. Featuring a stunning black finish, this rock violin will be a treasure to any serious musician.
Crafted from hand-selected maple, mahogany and spruce woods, this five layer central body creates an excellent response and natural tone. Fitted with orchestral standard ebony tuning pegs and chinrest, maple bridge with built in piezo-electric pickup, synthetic resin tailpiece, and D'Addario Zyex strings, a stunning performance is perfectly achieved.
Product Ref: 71877
Please note: this violin does not include a case or bow. Please visit our string accessories page to find your perfect case or bow.
Highlighting a unique design, the YEV104 has a Möbius strip like composition that provides a continuity between the front and back. The instrument's striking three dimensional form is sure to turn heads as it enhances the natural beauty of the woods and materials used.
With built in piezo-electric pickup, the YEV104 captures the instrument's response and expressive bowing nuances employed by yourself as you perform. The added selector switch alternates between direct output of the pickup signal and output via the instrument's volume control. Direct output delivers the instrument's full sonic potential with rich lows and a punchy impact.
Resulting in excellent response and a natural sound, carefully selected maple with mahogany and spruce are joined in a 5 layer construction. For extra durability with life on the road, the added 5 layer oil-finished walnut frame offers an ideal blend of flexibility and strength.
Easily transition from your acousitc violin! The YEV104 is shaped just like a traditional violin, so it can accept all your standard shoulder rests and tailpieces. Offering maximal comfortability, it should be an easy transition for any level of player to make.
Bagging the award for 'Best Bowed Instrument', the YEV series impressed judges at the 2016 MIA Trusted Music Store Awards. Complimenting the electric violin's contemporary style, framework, and high quality pickup, they described the instrument as being elegant and fantastic.
Yamaha are universally acknowledged as a leader in the musical world. They are known for their attention to detail and precision, which has earned the respect of students as well as professional musicians from around the world. Yamaha's combination of craftsmanship and leading technology are transferred into the production of every instrument.