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Yamaha YAS-82ZII Custom Series Alto Saxophone Silver Plated

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Overview

The gold standard reimagined.

On the 10th Anniversary of their introduction, the Custom Z saxophones have been reexamined from neck to bell. They now offer the ultimate combination of expressiveness, response and control while staying true to their free-spirited origins. Since the Custom Z was developed in 2003, the technology, craftsmanship and specifications of the Custom Z series have continued to improve to fulfill the needs of the highest level musicians. The Yamaha YAS-82ZII alto saxophone is a preferred horn for the working professional. The list of new features is impressive.

One-piece bell with new engraving
In the tradition of those coveted vintage saxophones, the 82Z now comes equipped with a one-piece bell! This feature drastically improves low end response and offers the player a wider palette of tonal color. More elaborate with finer detail, the new engraving design offers delicate beauty.

Metal Resonators
Domed metal resonators offer an outstanding response and deliver a wider dynamic range. The entire range of the instrument has a clearer pronunciation, providing effortless playability all around.

V1 neck
The wide bore taper of the V1 neck provides offers a free-blowing feel and the greatest possible flexibility. This combination of features allows the player the ultimate level of tonal expression.

Improved Low B-C# connection
An improved mechanism from low B to C# ensures a proper seal for these notes which promotes a clear response throughout the low range of the instrument.Lighter thumb hook and thumb rest basesLighter thumb rest and thumb hook base designs produce better response and a more cohesive tone.

Adjustable Front F key
An adjustable Front F mechanism gives the player the freedom to find the optimal level of resistance in the altissimo range.

Z Style Case
The 82Z saxophones come in slim, lightweight cases which provide excellent protection. A convenient shoulder strap is also included.

NOTE: Please note that un-lacquered necks will develop a patina over time that will not necessarily match the aesthetics of your current saxophone.

Features

  • Free and open tone with complex color
  • Lightning fast action
  • Beautiful design and engraving
  • Market tested and reliable
  • Hard case included

Order today and experience the Z difference that thousands of players already understand.

Specs

YAS-82ZII Custom Series Alto Saxophone Specifications:

  • Auxiliary Keys: High F#, Front F
  • Key buttons material: Mother of pearl
  • Bell Decoration: Hand engraved
  • Thumb hook: Adjustable
  • Key: Eb
  • Included Accessories Mouthpiece AS4CM, Case ASC-820
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