Yamaha YFL517 Professional Hand Made Flute
Yamaha YFL517 Professional Hand Made FluteDetails
The Yamaha YFL517 Professional Hand Made Flute offers a dynamic tonal range, perfect for professional musicians. The nickel silver alloy body produces a warm, full tone with outstanding projection. The offset G increases comfort and supports a more natural playing style, while the covered keys offer excellent clarity. The sterling silver head joint and lip-plate have a more comfortable feel, perfect for extended periods of use. For musicians requiring a modern sounding flute with exceptional playability, the YFL517 is an ideal choice. This model comes equipped with a hard case, as well as a soft case cover and maintenance kit.
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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.
Yamaha's 500 series of flutes offer musicians the high quality and sophistication of a handmade product, along with easy playability. The offset G system is ideal for modern players who require a more natural playability for long performances. The 500 series' tone-style is shaped around versatility, featuring a combination of a nickel and silver body, to achieve a balanced sound. The pointed key arm design not only looks stunning, but offers a preferable feel too. For professional musicians who require practicality and comfort with an outstanding tone, the 500 series is ideal.
The keys are hand-assembled and meticulously balanced for a perfect touch. The ergonomic design gives the flute the impression that it was custom designed for you. Performances feel effortlessly natural thanks to the keys precise weighting. Yamaha's custom designed pads remove dehydration or swelling, while the double bladder covering helps ensure perfect seating. All Professional flutes are carefully seasoned for long-lasting usability. The toneholes used on the Yamaha handmade flutes are drawn and curled for the best sound. The inner walls are drawn upward from the body material, giving the flute a broad, light sound. This flute benefits from covered keys, which are easier to achieve a clear sound. The pad cup is covered so it will seal the tone hole any time the key is closed. These features mean that the flute's optimum clarity can be achieved with ease, ideal for live musicians who want confidence in their performance.
The Yamaha YFL517 Flute comes equipped with a hard case to help keep the instrument protected during travel. As well as this, the flute comes with a soft case cover and maintenance kit, so players can maintain the high standards of their flute for longer.
- Key Of: C
- Body Material: Nickel Silver
- Key Material: Nickel Silver
- Mechanisms Material: Nickel Silver
- Foot Joint: Sterling Silver
- Finish: Silver Plated
- Tone Holes: Drawn and Curled
- Key System: Offset G
- Key Types: Covered
- Key Mechanism: Split E
- Included Accessories: Maintenance kit, Hard Case and Soft Cover
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