The New Tradition for Euphonium
Custom Series, Key: Bb, Material: Yellow brass, Valves: 3 top/ 1 side action compensating system, Bell: 300mm (11-4/5"), Bore: 15-16.8mm (0.591-0.661"), Finish: Silver-plated/ with Gold-plated trim
YEP-842S Custom Euphonium boasts a radical new design that combines all the majesty of the past with the wonders of modern technology. It has won instant acceptance by every player fortunate enough to have tried it, including some of the world's greatest masters. This is an instrument that has begun to redefine the very meaning of the word "Euphonium." It's the start of a new tradition.
1 The 842S features a completely new leadpipe design for immediate and comfortable response. The 53H mouthpiece included was designed specifically for a perfect balance with the YEP-842S.
2 The first branch features a newly designed bow guard which not only protects the instrument, but adds definition and clarity to the sound.
3 The shape and positioning of the hand rest facilitates both comfort and technique, while Yamaha's unique moisture trap captures any condensation or oil which leaves the bottom valve cap.
4 The bottom bow has a longer, wider bow guard for a broader