Are you a budding saxophonist eager to embark on your musical journey or an existing student looking to upgrade your instrument? Look no further than the Yamaha YAS-280, meticulously crafted with novice saxophonists in mind.
Featuring a lightweight and ergonomically designed build, the YAS-280 is a joy to hold and play. Its impeccable intonation, a hallmark of Yamaha's renowned quality, ensures that you'll effortlessly produce a clean and focused sound.
With Yamaha's expert design, this instrument provides optimal support for beginners, facilitating an enjoyable learning experience while nurturing your creativity. Elevate your saxophone skills with the Yamaha YAS-280 – your perfect companion on your musical voyage..
Our guide to buying your first saxophone will help you know what to look for and explains the many features found on a saxophone.
- 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.
- 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
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.
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