Yamaha Silent 5-String Violin Pro™


Yamaha Silent 5-String Violin Pro™

Item #: SV255
Price: $1,845.00


Designed to meet the needs of the professional performance paying diverse styles, the SV Pro 4 & 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 less than 500 grams, roughly the same as a traditional acoustic violin.


Lightweight Design
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 & 5 String
4-string traditional fingerboard, or 5-string with natural fingerboard spacing and a low-C string. 5-string fits regular violin case/gig bags.

Dual Pickups
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.

Stage Performance
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.

Hollow-body Design
First Silent Violin™ with unique hollow-body design; spruce top & maple back create resonant chamber under bridge. Natural violin sound & feel.

Premium Wood
Hand-carved spruce & flamed Maple make this Silent Violin™ naturally beautiful with a rich shaded brown finish.


Type 5-string (low C string)
Instrument Size 4/4
Neck Maple
Body Spruce top, Maple back
Fingerboard/ Pegs Ebony
Bridge Maple (Aubert™), with VNP1 pickup
Side Body/ Chin Rest/ Tailpiece Molded plastic
Tuning Adjusters Wittner™ Ultra
Strings D'Addario™ Zyex
Sensor Bridge Pickup: Yamaha, Body Pickup: Piezo
Electronic controls Treble & Bass control
In/Out Jacks 1/4" jack, 1/8" headphone jack, XLR balance jack
Power supply AA Size 1.5V battery 2pcs. or AC adapter (PA-3C) or Phantom 28-48V
Body color options Natural maple finish