Yamaha YSS475II Bb Soprano Saxophone
The YSS475II offers outstanding response, tone, and intonation, as well as comfortable playability.
If you are a student or a professional player, the YSS-475II has something to offer to you all. You will find that it delivers professional qualities but at an intermediate price. If you are looking for a doubling instrument and you are on a budget, then this saxophone offers quality and potential at an affordable price.
Much of its design is based upon the Custom EX saxophones, and it shares many of the same features. The 475II is a one piece soprano that offers outstanding response, tone, and intonation, as well as comfortable playability that can be appreciated by students through to professionals.
- Custom style Bb spatula: The custom spatula facilitates correct technique and increases player comfort
- Adjustable thumb rest: Thumb rest allows for a comfortable hand and fingering position
- High F# key: The added key allows for more alternate fingerings and a true high F#
- New Body Taper: The new body shape provides improved intonation and optimal air-flow
- Lower vent tube: The lower vent tubing design reduces noise on lower vent key action
- New key post rib plate: Improved protection with the key post rib plate increases durability and strength
- New keys: The new keys are lighter, with more comfortable positioning
- New Pivot Screws: New bullet point headless pivot screws make for easy adjustment
- Laser Engraving: Laser engraving adds precision styling and an improved look
The YSS475 comes in a fabric covered hard case with external pocket and shoulder straps. It is also supplied with a Yamaha 4C mouthpiece, cap, ligature, sling, 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.
- Model: YSS-475II
- Key: Bb
- Material: Brass
- Keywork: Gold Lacquer
- Mechanism: Full Keywork
- Finish: Gold Lacquer
- Mouthpiece: Yamaha 4C
- Warranty: 2 Years