Yamaha YAS280 Student Alto Saxophone
Yamaha YAS280 Student Alto SaxophoneDetails
The Yamaha YAS280 Student Alto Saxophone features a gold lacquered body which provides a high-end look and durable finish. The YAS280 comes with a new neck receiver for quick response and ease of play. This new addition also enhances the durability of the mechanism. An adjustable thumb rest is also included, and accommodates most hand sizes, as well as encouraging a proper playing technique. By improving the low B-C# connection, Yamaha has ensured consistent closing of the low C# key, while also enabling clear responses from notes in lower ranges of the sax. The Yamaha YAS280 Saxophone comes equipped with an AS-4C mouthpiece, recommended by teachers as a suitable upgrade for avid players. As well as this, the saxophone comes with a plastic mouthpiece cap and case to protect the instrument during travel.
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Yamaha is a brand trusted by millions of musicians worldwide. Attention to detail and precision are Yamaha's trait which has earned the trust of students, and the respect of world-renowned musicians. An inimitable blend of leading technology and craftsmanship goes into each and every instrument. The products are developed and perfected to significantly enhance the overall precision and playing experience.
To finish the saxophones body, Yamaha has coated the instrument with a highly attractive gold lacquer. This material is hard and is known to be very reliable and sustainable, ideal for for any level of player. The shiny surface offers a high-end look so players can use with confidence.
The Yamaha YAS280 Saxophone features a redesigned neck receiver which has strengthened the durability of the mechanism, while also making response quicker and play much easier. To ensure reliable closing of the low C# key and to promote a clearer response from lower ranging notes, Yamaha has improved the mechanism from low B-C#. Also new to the design is an adjustable thumb rest which accommodates most hands sizes. This is a great advantage for student players as it helps them to comfortably adopt proper playing technique, and can be adjusted to suit their needs as they grow.
The Yamaha YAS280 Saxophone comes equipped with an AS-4C mouthpiece and plastic mouthpiece cap. Made from high quality phenol resin, the 4C features a design inspired by the Yamaha Custom series. The 4C offers consistent playing technique and is recommended by teachers as a suitable upgrade for avid students. The facing of this series is shorter than the custom series which makes it easier for beginners to play and is capable of achieving rich characteristic sounds. Also included with this saxophone is a case to help keep it protected during travel.
- Key Of: Eb
- Body: Gold Lacquer
- Auxiliary Keys: High F#, Front F
- Key Buttons Material: Polyester
- Thumb Hook: Adjustable
- Included Accessories: Yamaha AS-4C Mouthpiece, Plastic Mouthpiece Cap and Case
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