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Yamaha YAS280 Eb Alto Saxophone

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Based on the YAS-275 Saxophone the new YAS-280 are even further enhanced with a new, more stable neck receiver and a new low B-C# connection for better adjustment.

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From £608.33

Product details

Suitable for

Are you a new learner or existing saxophone student? Then the YAS-280 is perfect for you as it has been designed with a saxophone beginner in mind.

Relatively light-weight and ergonomically shaped, you will find it is easy to hold and play. The intonation is great, as you would expect from Yamaha, and it is easy to get a clean and focused sound.

The Yamaha design offers you as a beginner optimum support, greatly assisting both learning and creativity.

Our guide to buying your first saxophone will help you know what to look for and explains the many features found on a saxophone.

Unique benefits

Based on the YAS-275 Saxophone the new YAS-280 are even further enhanced with a new, more stable neck receiver and a new low B-C# connection for better adjustment.

 

  • New neck receiver with a durable screw:  A redesigned neck receiver promotes a quick response and ease of play while also increasing the durability of the mechanism.
  • 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.
  • Adjustable thumb-rest:  All Yamaha saxophones feature an adjustable thumb-rest to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position.
  • High F# and Front F Auxiliary Keys: A full note range that supports playing more demanding repertoire without needing an upgrade instrument.

Supplied with

The Yamaha YAS-280 comes in a hard fabric covered case with built in backpack straps, shoulder strap options and a large external storage pocket.  Also included is a Yamaha 4C mouthpiece, cap, ligature, external cleaning cloth, cork grease and sample reed.

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.

Specification

  • Model: YAS-280, YAS-280S
  • Key: Eb
  • Material: Brass
  • Keywork: Gold Lacquer (YAS-280), Silver Plated (YAS-280S)
  • Mechanism: Full Keywork
  • Finish: Gold Lacquer (YAS-280), Silver Plated (YAS-280S)
  • Mouthpiece: Yamaha 4C
  • Lyre Box: Yes
  • Warranty: 2 Years
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