The YM4900A is a 4.5 octave rosewood marimba that has professional width note bars. Vertcally thinner and Horizontally wider note bars spread the vibrations over a larger tone generating surface, pulling out a more complex, focussed and warm spread of harmonics from each note.
Professional spacing combined with top grade rosewood makes the YM4900A a marimba to be reconned with, posessing a beatiful tone and a range that can easily cope with most repertory.
This is especially ideal for use in school or ensembles where more than one musician will use the same instrument.
The frames have been superbly crafted of beautiful natural-finish wood and strong lightweight metal. They are designed to make transport as easy as possible and can be quickly dismantled and reassembled. The "one-piece" design resonators fold in the middle for easy packing or assembly. And the streamlined end pieces with 4 (100mm) casters permit smooth manoeuvring through doorways.All large tuned percussion instruments such as xylophones, marimbas, vibes etc are delivered boxed and require assemble which is not included in the price.