Yamaha YEV-104 Electric Violin

  • $695.99
Organic Beauty and Transcendent Playability

The Yamaha YEV-104 offers a sublime combination of organic beauty and transcendent playability. Five layers comprised of maple, mahogany, and spruce yield a gorgeous natural sound, while an oil-finished walnut frame enhances its looks, strength, and resonance. A high-output passive bridge pickup captures every ounce of the YEV-104’s natural tone, meticulously reproducing the instrument’s dynamic response and highlighting the subtle nuances of your bowing. The YEV-104’s three-dimensional infinity loop-like design not only offers eye-popping visuals, it also supplies a feel that’s guaranteed to appeal to traditional acoustic violinists. Want an electric violin that commands attention? Then get your hands on the Yamaha YEV-104 and see what it can do for you.

Unconventional — yet supremely elegant

You’ll love the way that the YEV-104 looks under stage lights — its unconventional, yet supremely elegant, design is hard to take your eyes off of. But don’t let that intimidate you — if you’re a traditional acoustic violinist, the YEV-104 will feel instantly familiar. It even accommodates standard shoulder and chin rests and tailpieces!

Built from top-quality woods

The Yamaha YEV-104 was built from top-quality woods. Its 5-layer body includes the perfect blend of maple, mahogany, and spruce, exhibiting excellent response and a natural overall sound. Its oil-finished walnut frame offers striking looks while enhancing the instrument’s natural musical resonance.

High-caliber electronics for a gorgeous, natural sound

Plug in the YEV-104, and you’ll be greeted with a gorgeous natural sound. Its high-output passive bridge pickup picks up the tone and resonance of the entire instrument while capturing its acoustic response and communicating your expressive bowing nuances. A selector switch allows you to toggle between the direct output of the YEV-104’s pickup signal or output via the instrument’s volume control. Direct output unlocks the YEV-104’s full sonic potential, exhibiting rich lows and a punchy impact.

Yamaha YEV-104 Electric Violin Features:
  • 5-layer construction featuring maple, mahogany, and spruce
  • Oil-finished walnut frame offers striking looks and enhanced resonance
  • Eye-popping 3-dimensional infinity loop-like design
  • Provides easy switchover from a traditional acoustic violin
  • High-output passive bridge pickup delivers gorgeous, natural sound
  • Direct output mode unlocks the instrument’s full sonic potential

Tech Specs

  • Type:Electric Violin
  • Number of Strings:4
  • Size:4/4
  • Color:Natural
  • Finish:Lacquer
  • Body Material:Spruce, Mahogany, Maple
  • Neck Material:Maple
  • Fingerboard Material:Composite
  • Tuners:Ebony
  • Nut Material:Ebony
  • Bridge Material:Maple
  • Tailpiece:Synthetic Resin
  • Chin Rest:Composite
  • Electronics:Piezo Bridge Pickup, 1/4" Output Jack
  • Strings:D'Addario Zyex
  • Manufacturer Part Number:YEV104NT