Yamaha YAS82Z Alto Saxophone (Optional Finishes)
Custom Z Series model in varying finishes, with caseThe evolution of the Yamaha Custom Z continues.
With a powerful sound and the ability to play fast passages without difficulty, the Z is crafted to meet your highest expectations. They have been reconsidered from top to bottom and are now equipped with a one-piece bell for increased resonance and the highly regarded V1 neck for the optimal combination of response and control.
Specifications: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 colour. More elaborate with finer detail, the new engraving design offers delicate beauty.
Metal resonator pads
The 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.
The wide bore taper of the V1 neck provides a free-blowing feel and the greatest possible flexibility.
Improved Low B-C# connection
An improved mechanism from low B-C# connection ensures the consistent closing of the low C# key and promotes a clear response from notes in the lower range of the instrument.
Lighter thumb hook and thumb rest bases
Lighter 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.
The 82Z is supplied in a high quality lightweight case with a shoulder strap.
- YAS-82Z Custom model in Gold lacquer
- YAS-82ZB Custom model in Black lacquer
- YAS-82ZS Custom model in Silverplate
- YAS-82ZUL Custom model unlacquered (raw brass)
As official Yamaha dealers, we are delighted to let you know about two fantastic promotions Yamaha are currently running.
Both promotions are open to any customer who purchases a new Yamaha brass or woodwind instrument from us and registers it with Yamaha within six months of purchase.
Promotion 1 - Get 3 months FREE Premium Access to Tomplay, the interactive sheet music catalogue with backing tracks.
Promotion 2 - Get a FREE 5-Year extended warranty.
CLICK HERE to find out more