Yamaha YSS-475SII - Soprano Saxophone - Silver plated

£2,040.00
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Description

A perfect introduction to the soprano sax

The YSS475S silver plated soprano sax sets a benchmark for intermediate horns. Easy blowing and with exceptionally strong intonation this sax is extremely good value and is a perfect sax for student, intermediates or professional players wanting a doubling horn on a budget.

Description

The YSS475S soprano is a superbly reliable ‘workhorse’ instrument, suitable for everyone from students through to many professional “pit band” players. The fact it has proved so popular on the professional circuit is testimony to the fact that these horns play extremely well as well as having the reliability that Yamaha are famed for. The sax has very strong intonation/tuning as well as proving unusually freeblowing when compared with the majority of equivalent instruments.

The brass body is left unlacquered and plated with beautiful bright silver plating. The lack of lacquer does mean occasional cleaning with a silver cloth is required in order to maintain the finish. However, the added layer of resonant precious metal gives more projection and a wonderful extra dimension to the sound.

All in all an instrument which functions extremely well right across the board. Highly recommended.

Features 

Material: Yellow brass

Finish: Silver plated

Key Touches: Polyester

Neck: One piece saxophone

Engraving: Yamaha insignia only

Case: Yamaha hard case w/ backpack straps

Mouthpiece: Yamaha 4C

Made in: Japan

• 9 Month Interest Free Finance Available on this Product

• Free Professional Set Up & Free Check over within a Year

Recommended for: Extremely versatile- should acquit itself well in most context.

Review

Soprano saxes have always been trickier to master than larger horns and also, due to the size, precision build quality is critical. Yamaha’s YSS475S is a great sax, noticeably more controllable than the vast majority of student and even intermediate instruments. The quality of the construction is on a par with their normal high standard. For a well made, flexible instrument which really feels like it works with you rather than fighting against you- in this price bracket- the 475 is extremely hard to beat...... Jules@sax.co.uk

 

Delivery & Returns

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Saxophone Set-up

12 point pro saxophone set-up included

All of our instruments are fully checked and set-up by our experienced technicians. Regardless of size or price - all saxophones go through the same process.   Here at Sax.co.uk we know that when you buy a sax, our pro set up is absolutley essential to ensure the instrument you're purchasing is playing to it's optimum peformance. 

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