Yamaha YSS82ZR Bb Soprano Saxophone
Based on the scale and design of the classic '62' models, Custom Z saxes have bodies that are made of a special brass alloy for lighter weight, a great playing 'feel', and the kind of tonal flexibility you've always dreamed of.More details
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The Yamaha YSS-82ZR Bb soprano sax is ideal for you a professional saxophonist looking for an instrument that can handle even the most demanding repertoire.
A revelation for the modern day saxophone player, the new Custom Z soprano models are reminiscent of vintage Yamaha soprano saxophone designs that offers you a wide range of tonal colours. The YSS-82ZR comes with a one piece curved neck rather than the straight neck of the YSS-82Z.
Based on the scale and design of the classic '62' models, Custom Z saxophones have bodies that are made of a special brass alloy for lighter weight, a great playing 'feel', and the kind of tonal flexibility you've always dreamed of.
The Z plays evenly in all ranges, and gives you a huge dynamic range for as much - or as little - sound as you want. The Custom Z saxes have unparalleled tonal flexibility for confident performance in all styles of music, and there's no need to sacrifice comfort for sound.
- Neck: The one-piece neck without any joints between the body and the neck provides a free and even response. YSS-82Z is available with a straight neck, while YSS-82ZR has a curved neck.
- Lower vent tube: The lower vent tubing design reduces noise on lower vent key action
- Key post rib plate: A revised rib plate provides a solid feel while enhancing resonance
- Newly designed keys: Key designs are more comfortable and ergonomic
- Adjusting pivot screw: The new bullet tip adjustment screw design allows for optimal maintenance
- Bell engraving: Hand engraving style adds beauty and style
- Adjustable thumb hook: All Yamaha saxophones feature an adjustable thumb hook to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position.
The Yamaha YSS-82ZR is supplied in a hard case with shoulder strap. Also included is a Yamaha 4CM ebonite mouthpiece, cap, ligature, external cleaning cloth, cork grease and sample reed.
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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-82ZR, YSS-82ZRS, YSS-82ZRUL, YSS-82ZRB
- Key: Bb
- Material: Brass
- Keywork: Gold Lacquer (YSS-82ZR), Silver Plated (YSS-82ZRS), Raw (YSS-82ZRUL), Gold Lacquer (YSS-82ZRB)
- Mechanism: Full Keywork
- Finish: Gold Lacquer (YSS-82ZR), Silver Plated (YSS-82ZRS), Un-lacquered (YSS-82ZRUL), Black Lacquer (YSS-82ZRB)
- Mouthpiece: Yamaha 4CM
- Sling: Yes
- Lyre Box: Yes
- Warranty: 2 Years