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Yamaha Intermediate Baritone Saxophone

Item #: YBS52
Price: $5,636.99
 
The Yamaha YBS-52 offers great sound and durable construction make this model a band director favorite and can be found in many schools today.

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.

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.

Adjustable thumb rest

All Yamaha saxophones feature an adjustable thumb rest to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position.

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 Standard
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