The Yamaha YBH301S offers a developed tone for the progressing student musician. The gold brass pipe complements the bass frequencies resonance. The yellow brass body bell and valves produce a clear controlled sound with a warm tone. The updated bell design increases the projection of the YBH301S so you can confidently produce a full range of expressive tones. The silver plated finish provides a classic aesthetic. This model is ideal for student musicians requiring an instrument to enhance and progress their skills with.