The YOB-841 features an open-bore configuration optimized to match American-style reeds. This inner bore shape is complemented by tapered tone-holes with subtle conical undercutting for a dark silky tone with a focused center.
This euphonium looks as good as it plays. By adding gold accents to the valves and slides, Yamaha has created an instrument that is just beautiful. Add to this the developmental aspect with many of the world's finest soloists contriubuting and you have a sound to match the view.
Key of C. French model, inline G, B footjoint, and gizmo key. Sterling silver CY cut headjoint. Silver body, footjoint, and keys. French-style pad cups and arms, handcut embouchure hole, handmade. Includes FLC-88 case and FLB-88 cover.