Optimal For Schools And Students, The Yamaha YBS-52 Intermediate Eb Baritone Saxophone
The Yamaha YBS-52 intermediate baritone saxophone is an excellent choice for optimal school band performance. Designed to offer solid intonation and a clear, full tone, the Yamaha YBS-52 is the perfect addition to any saxophone section.
Great sound and durable construction make this model a favorite among band directors.
- Tilting style low Bb spatula keys - The position, height, angle and shape of the left-hand pinky keys have all been carefully redesigned to provide extraordinary comfort and quick response.
- Adjustable thumb-rest - All Yamaha saxophones feature an adjustable thumb-rest to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position.
- Three-vent octave mechanism - A feature exclusive to Yamaha saxophones, the three-vent octave mechanism eliminates fuzzy, unclear tones when playing G, G# and A with the octave key.
- Refined key shape and dimension - Yamaha saxophone keys are not simply shaped and positioned according to mechanical necessity; the entire system is designed from the player's perspective, with emphasis on comfort, speed, and overall playability. The natural feel of the keys eliminates the need to adapt to an unnatural or uncomfortable key layout.
- Adjustable key guard felts - Optimum intonation and venting
- Tapered pivot screws - Precise adjustment and smooth key action
- Level: Intermediate
- Key: Eb
- Neck: Standard
- Neck Material: Yellow Brass
- Body Material: Yellow Brass
- Bell: Yellow Brass
- Key Material: Yellow Brass
- Key Buttons: Polyester
- Finish: Clear baked epoxy lacquer
- Tone Holes: Drawn
- Auxiliary Keys: Front F; Low A
- Mouthpiece: Yamaha 5C
- 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 and nylon lock (adjustable)
- Mounting: Post on body
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
Listing ID: NA62070
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