Yamaha YBB-201 BBb Tuba
The YBB-201 is an excellent alternative when budget is a strong consideration. It offers a large "pro-sized" bell and features a rich strong sound.
The YBB-201 is an excellent alternative when budget is a strong consideration for you. It offers a large "pro-sized" bell and features a rich strong sound. You will find it is easy to play and has accurate intonation. Have a lighter weight it is much comfortable for younger players, but still giving an assured, centred and symphonic sound.
Our guide A guide to buying your first tuba will help you know what to look for and explains the many features found on a tuba.
The YBB-201 features:
- Bottom sprung nickel plated valves for a smooth and free action
- Thumb hook connected to the valve block for a comfortable support
- Lyre box for holding marching cards and music for marching
- Carriage rings, to allow the instrument to be strapped to the player for marching
- Lighter weight
- All-round versatile mouthpiece
The Yamaha YBB-201 Tuba is supplied with a Yamaha cleaning kit that includes valve oil, tuning slide grease and a cleaning/polishing cloth. It also comes with a Yamaha mouthpiece and a hard case.
About the maker
Yamaha is a leading player in the musical instrument industry. Yamaha instruments are renowned for their exceptional build quality, reliability and manufacturing precision and consistency. Many players choose Yamaha as they are a widely respected and trusted brand.
- Model: YBB-201, YBB-201S
- Key: BBb
- Bell Size: Yellow Brass 443mm (17-1/2")
- Valves: Piston 3
- Bore: Large 18.50mm (0.728")
- Water Key: Lever 1
- Body: Yellow Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (YBB-201), Silver Plate (YBB201S)
- Lyre Box: Yes
- Mouthpiece: Yamaha 67C4
- Warranty: 2 Years