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Yamaha YTS-875EX Professional Bb Tenor Saxophone

Yamaha YTS-875EX Professional Bb Tenor Saxophone

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The Yamaha YTS-875 Professional Tenor Saxophone  marks a huge step forward for saxophone design. Offering players a wealth of new musical possibilities, the new Custom EX has been designed in collaboration with some of the world’s most talented saxophonists, including Nobuya Sugawa, Jean-Yves Fourmeau and Otis Murphy. Their invaluable input has meant that Yamaha have been able to create an instrument that sounds great, is comfortable to play, and that constantly evolves with the player.

 

Refined, Elegant Sound. 

An evolved flagship model with stress-free key work and low-register playability, the Custom EX gives the performer full expressive freedom.

Brand New Key Layout

The new Custom EX alto saxophone has had a complete overhaul of the key layout. Changes to the Front F key shape and mechanism, a position change of the left-hand palm keys, left-hand table keys, right-hand side keys and right-hand pinky keys offers a smoother playing experience giving players more confidence when performing. With the new, more ergonomic key layout design, the new Custom EX gives players unrivaled comfort and makes hand adjustment easy and almost stress free.

Easy to Play in the Lower Register

During the design process, Yamaha experimented with new methods for producing the bottom bow of the instrument. The diameter of the low C and D toneholes has been reduced and Yamaha’s unique acoustic annealing process has been applied to enhance low note playability. Resistance is consistent throughout the instrument’s range.

Outstanding Intonation

Yamaha saxophones are renowned for their fantastic intonation and the new Custom EX is no different. Yamaha have optimised the tonehole sizes and positions which has meant that the intonation on the new instrument is better than ever.

Elegant Engraving Design

The Custom EX saxophone features a new ‘lily’ engraving design which is hand engraved on every instrument.

Redesigned Ebonite Mouthpiece

The Custom EX saxophone is complemented by Yamaha’s redesigned Custom ebonite mouthpiece. The baffle, chamber, and other areas of internal design have been re-designed for greater projection as well as soft, beautiful tonality. The shape of the tip has been modified for increased comfort and easier embouchure control.

Semi-hard Case

The semi-hard rucksack style case supplied with the new Custom EX is made from a stylish durable material.

Additional Information

Instrument Type Tenor Saxophone
Model YTS-875EX
Level Professional
% Off Retail
Key of Bb
Mouthpiece 4C
mouthpiece_cap Plastic
Ligature Yellow Brass; Clear Lacquer
Neck Style AV1
Neck Material Yellow Brass
Body Material Yellow Brass
Bell Material Yellow Brass
Key Material Yellow Brass
Key Buttons Mother of Pearl
Tone Holes Drawn
Pad Material Waterproof leather and wool felt with plastic tone boosters
Material & Finish Yellow Brass & Gold Lacquer
Auxiliary Keys Front F; High F# Key
Spring Type Stainless Steel
Pivot Screw Straight-tapered with head, nylon lock (adjustable)
Thumb Hook Adjustable Plastic
Mounting Post on Body
Bell Decoration Stamped
Additional Features Professional Style Neck, Hand engraving, Compatible with Custom Yamaha necks, Left-hand seesaw key, Key guard
Case Yamaha Semi-Hard Backpack Style Alto Saxophone Nylon Case
Lease to Own Term Contact us for Lease-to-Own details.
SKU YTS-875EX
Accessories Included Semi-hard case, mouthpiece, care kit, reeds
Warranty 5 Year Manufacturer's Warranty
Price $4,899.99
Lease-to-Own Monthly Price $362.00
Damage Protection (Monthly) $5.00
Retail Price $6,856.00

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