Yamaha YAS-480 Intermediate Eb Alto Saxophone
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With a design influenced by high-end Yamaha saxophones, the YAS-480 features highly accurate intonation, a warm tone and a quick response. It is lightweight yet durable, and comes with a professional-quality 62-style neck for a more mature quality of sound.Features:
- A hand-engraved pattern on the bell adds an extra touch of class.
- 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).
- The new 62 style neck has been designed for improved tone and response.
- The separate key guards feature adjustable screw cap stoppers for professional-style technical adjustments.
- The left-hand seesaw key has been designed to increase playability as well as provide a more comfortable feel.
- 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