Yamaha Band Standard Alto Saxophone - Gold Lacquer

SKU: # 369695   |   Model: # YAS26   |    Product Reviews6 Reviews  Write a Review

Standard Alto Saxophone - Gold Lacquer
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Features:

-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.

-Nickel-plated keys
Durable and resistant to wear.

Specifications:

Body: Gold lacquer
Finish: Gold lacquer
Key: Auxiliary keys = Front F
Key buttons material: Polyester
Pivot screw: Tapered with nylon head
Thumb hook: Adjustable
Key: Eb

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Love it! 2 of 2 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Scarborough, Ontario
Posted by Paula Nguyen on Jun 6, 2021
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Really good for school bands and everything 5 of 11 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Victoria, British Columbia
Posted by anonymous on Jun 7, 2016
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Alto Saxophone 5 of 12 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Toronto (Bloor St.), Ontario
It was really fun playing it!:)
Posted by anonymous on Dec 1, 2015
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Alto Saxophone 3 of 8 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Toronto (Bloor St.), Ontario
It was really fun playing it!:)
Posted by anonymous on Dec 1, 2015
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Good sax for beginner-intermediate 15 of 16 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Halifax, Nova Scotia
I've rented this sax for the last month and find it easy to play, even the low B-flat which is a lot of trouble for many beginners. I can play it quite softly in my apartment without it cutting out. Some pads needed adjustment even though it was new, but has worked fine since. No high F-sharp key. Tends to squeak a bit on high D-E-F notes.
Posted by anonymous on Sep 26, 2015
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Great! 10 of 10 customers found this review helpful
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Closest Store   Ottawa, Ontario
Great saxophone. Doesn't queak often although it does now and then. Looks great and not too heavy
Posted by anonymous on Jul 14, 2015
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