Yamaha Intermediate Alto Saxophone - YAS-480

Yamaha Intermediate Alto Saxophone - YAS-480

Vendor
Yamaha MSRP: $3,246.00
Stock Number
IYAS480
Regular price
Sold out
Sale price
$2,319.99

 

Hand engraving
A hand-engraved pattern on the bell adds an extra touch of class.

Compatible with Custom Yamaha necks
The redesigned octave key system gives players the flexibility to choose between the included 62 style neck and those designed for the Custom Z and Custom EX Yamaha saxophones (sold separately).

Neck
The new 62 style neck has been designed for improved tone and response.

Key guard
The separate key guards feature adjustable screw cap stoppers for professional-style technical adjustments.

Left-hand seesaw key
The left-hand seesaw key has been designed to increase playability as well as provide a more comfortable feel.

Improved Low B-C# connection
An improved mechanism from low B-C# ensures the consistent closing of the low C# key and promotes a clear response from notes in the low range of the instrument.



Level Intermediate
Key of Eb
Neck Annealed; Original YAS-62 design
Neck Material Yellow Brass
Body Material Yellow Brass
Key Material Yellow Brass
Key Buttons Polyester
Finish Gold Lacquer
Tone Holes Drawn
Auxiliary Keys Front F; High F# Key
Mouthpiece AS-4C
Mouthpiece Cap Plastic
Ligature Yellow Brass; Clear Lacquer
Spring Type Stainless Steel
Pad Type Waterproof leather and wool felt with plastic tone boosters
Bell Decoration Stamped
Thumb Hook Adjustable Plastic
Pivot Screw Straight-tapered with head, nylon lock (adjustable)
Mounting Post on Body