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Yamaha V1 Series Alto Saxophone Neck   (Open Box)
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Fine tune the feel and sound of your horn.

The Yamaha V1 Series Alto Necks are highly resonant and allow for superior air-flow, pitch, and intonation. Players will discover greater high register control with the V1 neck. Tonal character and nuances are also affected by the choice of finish players select. The V1 Series Alto Saxophone neck is available unlacquered, and in clear lacquer, black lacquer, and gold-plated finishes. Yamaha custom saxophone necks allow players to fine tune the feel and sound of their horns, and will help them find their own distinctive musical voice.


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YamahaV1 Series Alto Saxophone Neck
 
5.0

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5.0

Neck Improved sound on my Custom Z Alto

By Kimak221

from Sparkill, NY

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Easy To Play
  • Quality Craftsmanship
  • Rich Sound
  • Warmer Sound
  • Warm Tone

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Accompaniment
    • Jazz Clubs
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Yamaha V1 Series Alto Saxophone Neck:

    While I love my Yamaha Custom Z alto, it is perhaps almost too free blowing (also a function of my mouthpiece - a Runyon Custom 6), the V1 unlacquered neck tames it a bit and provides more warmth and tonal complexity with soft tones, and still with plenty of power. A keeper.

     
    5.0

    A great addition to my sound

    By Big Boss Man

    from Eagle River, Wi

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Brilliant altissimo
    • Consistent
    • Easy To Play
    • Quality Craftsmanship
    • Rich Sound
    • Warm Tone

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Jazz Clubs
      • Multi genre.
      • School Bands

      Comments about Yamaha V1 Series Alto Saxophone Neck:

      Just got the neck today. Put it on my older YA 62 and instantly added another saxophone to my arsenal. I have the gold plated one which is an amazing neck. It is warm and jazz club like in the lower register. The altissimo sparkles with incredible volume and cleanliness of sound. With the original neck I was playing double high "D"s with some effort. Not only are the "D"s played with power I have been able to play double hi "E"s, "Eb"s, and "F"'s albeit with not as much projection on the "F"s. Using a Jumbo Jazz mouthpiece, Harrison style ligature, and Fibracell 4.5 reeds. I also use Hemke 3.5 in the bamboo reed.

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