The Yamaha YEB201 3 Valve Eb Tuba should be your first choice when starting to learn this instrument. When you are learning a new instrument especially a brass instrument it is hugely important that the build and design is top quality. In other words it should be free blowing without too much resistance and also have brilliant intonation. Yamaha have achieved these qualities at a fantastic price point. You might find an Eb tuba cheaper, but will it encourage you to play and also aid you in learning.
In addition the Yamaha YEB201 is an excellent choice for those who demand a high quality Eb tuba sound, yet must consider their budget. The 201 features a strong warm tone, and is easy to play, with accurate intonation.
The YEB201 is finished in clear lacquer allowing the yellow brass body to shine through. The Eb tuba is supplied as an outfit including mouthpiece and carrying case.
What we say about the YEB201:
When Learning a new instrument, you want it to be as easy as possible to play and therefore making it also fun to learn. With Yamaha you get this assurance and quality from the worlds largest musical instrument manufacturer. As a result the YEB201 is the perfect starting instrument to enjoy learning to play the Eb tuba.