Yamaha YPC-81R Piccolo
A hand-crafted professional model of piccolo from Yamaha. The wave cut headjoint on this professional handmade piccolo provides improved response and a wider dynamic range.
The YPC-81R is one of Yamaha's top of the range handcrafted professional level piccolos. The headjoint features a reform 'wave' lip plate which dramatically adds to the responsiveness of this piccolo by using the air more effectively. The ease of use in the high register is also enhanced as well as the piccolos projection.
- Handcrafted Quality: These handcrafted piccolos feature a select grenadilla wood body and headjoint
- Wave Cut Headjoint: Gratifying response and a wider dynamic range
- Ribbed key post construction: Greater body strength and accurate key action
- Split E mechanism: Produces a clearer and more responsive high E
- Undercut tone holes: Improved intonation and response due to smoother airflow throughout the instrument
- Double bladder pads: Long life and better seating
The Yamaha YPC-81R is supplied in a leather-bound hard case with the basic cleaning accessories, a metal cleaning rod, gauze cloth, polishing cloth and cork grease, included.
About the maker
Yamaha is a leading player in the musical instrument industry. Yamaha instruments are renowned for their exceptional build quality, reliability and manufacturing precision and consistency. Many players choose Yamaha as they are a widely respected and trusted brand.
- Model: YPC-81R
- Key: C
- Headjoint: Grenadilla
- Lip Plate: Reformed
- Body: Grenadilla
- Foot Joint: N/A
- Tone Holes: N/A
- Keywork: Closed Hole
- Offset G: Yes
- E Mechanism: Split E
- Arms: Y-arms
- Warranty: 2 Years