Yamaha YAS 280 Alto Saxophone
The Yamaha YAS 280 alto saxophone is in our opinion one of the best instruments for any new beginner or progressing learner. This fabulous instrument as you would expect from Yamaha is incredibly consistent, built to the highest standards and produces a lovely rich tone that any player will be proud of.
It is relatively light-weight, ergonomically shaped, easy to hold and to play due to its free blowing design. The intonation is accurate and with the Yamaha 4C mouthpiece it is the perfect combination for any player.
This model of the Yamaha YAS 280 has a new redesigned neck which brings quicker response, more stable playing and a stronger mechanism for durability.
All our woodwind instruments are checked before sale by our NAMIR Professional member technicians to ensure your instrument is playing the best it possibly can.
It comes in a full out fir with cleaning materials, mouthpiece, reed, durable backpack style case and
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.
All Yamaha saxophones feature an adjustable thumb-rest to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position.