Experience the beauty of natural wood. Made from the highest quality maple the YRB61SP bass recorder offers a soft and pure sound. This model includes two middle joints so you can choose the most appropriate tuning (442Hz or 415Hz). Maple is much lighter than more common woods which provides a tone that blends well with other instruments. Handmade by Yamahas artisans the bass recorder is crafted to the highest standard. By only using specially seasoned wood the YRB61SP ensures a traditional sound that will satisfy even the most demanding soloists. To further aid your tone the YRB61SP features an arched windway. Ideal if you want to take control of your recorder the arched windway offers more resistance which is essential to play in a more virtuosic style. Included with the YRB61SP is a hard case neck fingering chart cleaning rod and cork grease so you can get started straight away.