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Yamaha Introduces Newest Addition to Concert Bass Drum Series for Aspiring Percussionists

The new concert bass drum is the smallest concert bass drum offered by Yamaha and was crafted for elementary and middle school music programs.

ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Yamaha today showcased the 24" CB-7024 concert bass drum, the newest addition to the 7000 Concert Bass Drum series, and the BS-5100 concert bass drum stand.

The new CB-7024, the smallest concert bass drum offered by Yamaha, and the BS-5100, which replaces the BS-5000, were crafted for elementary and middle school music programs.

The bass drum includes a Darkwood stain finish that matches other Yamaha concert bass drums and concert toms, a shell made with the company's unique Air-Seal System and a REMO NUSKYN® drumhead. The stand was designed to fit a variety of concert bass drums, ranging from 24" to 36" models, and is height adjustable.

"This new addition to the concert bass drum series is really special in that school band programs on a tight budget can still enjoy the quality craftsmanship and elegant sound that Yamaha is known for," said Troy Wollwage, marketing manager, Percussion, Yamaha. "We at Yamaha are confident that these instruments will inspire the next generation of music-makers to keep practicing and creating."

Pricing and Availability
The CB-7024 (MSRP: $1,282.00) and the BS-5100 (MSRP: $210.00) are now shipping.

For more information, please visit the Yamaha Booth at the 2020 NAMM Show in the Anaheim Marriott Hotel, Marquis Ballroom, January 16-19, 2020 or https://yamaha.io/CB7024.

About Yamaha
Yamaha Corporation of America (YCA) is the largest subsidiary of Yamaha Corporation, Japan and offers a full line of award-winning musical instruments, sound reinforcement, commercial installation and home entertainment products to the U.S. market. Products include: Yamaha acoustic, digital and hybrid pianos, portable keyboards, guitars, acoustic and electronic drums, band and orchestral instruments, marching percussion products, synthesizers, professional digital and analog audio equipment, Steinberg recording products and NEXO commercial audio products, as well as AV receivers, amplifiers, MusicCast wireless multiroom audio systems, Blu-ray/CD players, earphones, headphones, home-theater-in-a-box systems, sound bars and its exclusive line of Digital Sound Projectors. YCA markets innovative, finely crafted technology and entertainment products and musical instruments targeted to the hobbyist, education, worship, music, professional audio installation and consumer markets.