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Yamaha YAS-480

Alto Saxophone

  • New model
  • Successor to the YAS-475 model
  • New neck receiver
  • Improved B/C# connection
  • Separate key guards
  • High F# key
  • New octave key system as in the 62 series
  • Rocker arm
  • Teardrop shaped F-fork key
  • Silicon treated pads
  • Hand-engraved
  • With gold lacquer finish
  • Light case with rucksack straps and 4C mouthpiece included
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  • Classical
  • Jazz
  • R'n'B

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Finish body Gold Lacquered
Finish Keys Gold Lacquered
Body Brass
Gravure Yes
Additional Bocal No
Resonator Pad Plastic
Case Yes
Case with Backpack System Yes
Mou Yes
Strap Yes
Wiper (Body) No
S Arc Wiper No

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Yamaha, always good

AlexandraL, 19.06.2012
For my little hands, I looked for a suitable instrument. The Yamaha has fully met my expectations.

Beautifully processed, great response, crystal clear sound. For me something to "clean", since I like the somewhat "smokier" sound. Therefore, I send it back.

But, as I said, a very good instrument. For the higher claim in any case recommendable.
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Professional saxophone for mid-price.

ReinholdB, 30.01.2013
I bought the saxophone as the successor of my 3 years TAS 350.

It is very easy to play and has a rich sound.

The processing is very good and "one has what in hand". So far I played a Meyer mouthpiece, which I also here instead of the enclosed Yamaha 4C use; As does the Harry Hartmann Fiberreed "M". All in all, a very recommendable saxophone, the limits of which I have not yet reached.

You already feel a bit like a professional.
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Yamaha YAS-480
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Yamaha YAS-480
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€1,579

Alto Saxophone New model, Successor to the YAS-475 model, New neck receiver, Improved B/C# connection, Separate key guards, High F# key, New octave key system as in the 62 series, Rocker arm,...

  • Finish body: Gold Lacquered
  • Finish Keys: Gold Lacquered
  • Body: Brass
  • Gravure: Yes
  • Additional Bocal: No
  • Resonator Pad: Plastic
  • Case: Yes
  • Case with Backpack System: Yes
  • Mou: Yes
  • Strap: Yes
  • Wiper (Body): No
  • S Arc Wiper: No
Yamaha YAS-480S
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Yamaha YAS-480S
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€1,846

Yamaha YAS-480S alto saxophone - new model (replaces YAS-475), new neck holding fixture and better B/C#- combination, high F# key, new octave mechanism, silicone- treated pads, brass body and keys,...

  • Finish body: Silver Plated
  • Finish Keys: Silver Plated
  • Body: Brass
  • Gravure: Yes
  • Additional Bocal: No
  • Resonator Pad: Plastic
  • Case: Yes
  • Case with Backpack System: Yes
  • Mou: Yes
  • Strap: Yes
  • Wiper (Body): No
  • S Arc Wiper: No
€1,579 £1,387.86
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