Get Pre-War Design With Modern Influences With a Yamaha YFG-821 Custom Bassoon
Yamaha Custom bassoons deliver a full rich sound which allows control of the most subtle tone shadings in delicate passages, while letting you open the sound up beyond traditional limits.
- Heckel System - Pre war design: The YFG-821 was designed for players who prefer a great degree of tonal flexibility. It is designed for soloists and others who desire maximum capability to adapt their sound quality to different performance situations.
- Contemporary Tone Hole and Bore Design: Advanced design techniques and skilled Yamaha engineers have resolved intonation problems and tone quality inconsistencies traditionally associated with bassoons. Yamaha has created a bassoon that allows the artist to control the most subtle tone shadings in the most delicate passages, while opening up the sound beyond traditional limits.
- Level Custom: "Pre-war" model
- Key of: C
- Key System: Heckel
- System G:entleman compact (YFG-821C)
- Wall Thickness: Thinner; larger bore
- Roller Keys: F & Ab ; Ab & F# ; low Eb & low C#
- Features: C plate; High C key; High D key; 2 bocals; Hand crutch; Neck strap
- Body Material: Long seasoned maple
- Key Material: Nickel silver
- Plating: Silver
- Tone Holes: Undercut; Silver tubes available
- Thumb Rest: Fixed
- Trill Keys: F-G (high E key); E-F#
- Spring Type: Blue steel
- Options: Bb key guard; Joint hinge; Balancer; RH pp slide system; A pp arm connecter
- Roller Options C# ; pp lock; F# lever; Bb key; E
- Trill Key: Options LH Eb ; RH Eb ; C; D
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details