The Yamaha YAS280 alto saxophone has been designed with the young starter in mind. Yamaha has therefore done everything to ensure the ease of playing and the quality of the YAS280 at a very high level. It is not without reason that the YAS280 is the best-selling student model alto saxophone.
Due to the high quality standards at Yamaha, much attention has been paid to intonation and playing comfort. And these are almost perfect. When it comes to Music All In, you can be sure that you will never go wrong when you choose the YAS280. We believe it is one of the best choices you can make as a starter model, if your budget allows.
The YAS280 isn't just for starters. Also saxophonists who started on a cheaper (and therefore probably lower quality) sax make an excellent choice with the Yamaha YAS280, when you are ready for the next step. We are sure that you will enjoy this instrument for years to come and the quality of the Yamaha YAS280 will never be in the way of your playing pleasure.
The improved mechanism for the low B-C # provides a more consistent closure for the low C # valve. This also provides a clear response for notes in the low range of the instrument.The Yamaha YAS280 has a gold lacquer layer and is also available in a silver-plated version.
The Yamaha YAS280 Eb Alto Saxophone comes with a cloth for the outside, lanyard, 1 reed, cork grease, ligature, protective cap, mouthpiece and a sturdy case.
Eb alto saxophone
Improved neck connection compared to the YAS275
Improved B / C # connection
All Yamaha saxes are equipped with an adjustable thumb rest, for optimal playing comfort