Yamaha 5-string Silent Violin Pro SV-255 with acoustic hollow body, dual pickups, controller and shaded brown finish.
Designed to meet the needs of the professional performer playing diverse styles, these 5 string violins establish a new benchmark for sound quality and player comfort. An innovative dual pick-up bridge allows the performer to blend the tone from an edgy electric to a rich acoustic sound. An external control box reduces the weight of the violin to 500 grams, roughly the same as a traditional acoustic violin.
The most comfortable, lightweight professional electric violin available. At only 500g (4-string) and 530g (5-string), the violin feels like a traditional acoustic violin.
4-string traditional fingerboard, or 5-string with natural fingerboard spacing and a low-C string. 5-string fits regular violin case/gig bags.
Piezo pickup in the body of the instrument picks up of the rich vibrancy of the instrument, while the bridge pickup picks up the player’s subtle performance nuances. Blend pickups together to meet your sound preference.
Easy connections to PA equipment - heavy duty electronic control box features a balanced out XLR, 1/4” jack, 1/8” independent headphone monitor jack, Treble, Bass and Volume controls.
First Silent Violin™ with unique hollow-body design; spruce top & maple back create resonant chamber under bridge. Natural violin sound & feel.
Hand-carved spruce & flamed Maple make this Silent Violin™ naturally beautiful with a rich shaded brown finish.
Model code: WU31440