Yanagisawa AWO2 Alto Saxophone - Bronze - Stunning Instrument!

Yanagisawa

OF680

Used

Pre-owned and beautifully looked after, this instrument shows just a few signs of use. There is a small repaired dent on the bow and some light scratching and one tiny dent to the neck. The pads show signs of use also, but seal perfectly. There are no leaks and the instrument blows well throughout, other than these small cosmetic issues, the sax is perfect throughout.

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£1,895.00

Pre-owned and beautifully looked after, this instrument shows just a few signs of use. There is a small repaired dent on the bow and some light scratching and one tiny dent to the neck. The pads show signs of use also, but seal perfectly. There are no leaks and the instrument blows well throughout, other than these small cosmetic issues, the sax is perfect throughout.

Supplied with:

Original super sturdy, light weight Yanagisawa back pack case with straps Original Yanagisawa 7 mouthpiece, ligature and cap

Original Yanagisawa neck strap and the case key

The upgraded replacement for the legendary A902 series, this AWO2 bronze model is suited just as well to aspiring beginners as to experienced professionals

Features

Front F Key

A new redesigned front F key for a better feel.

Right Side Key

Additional feet under the right side key levers (B, C and high E) for a better touch.

Right Pinky Key

New pinky key angle for smoother fingering.

New Engraving

Exquisite new hand engraving.

New Neck Plate

An additional neck plate for tightening the sound.

Palm Key plate

New palm key plate for added high range resonance, acoustic depth and projection across all register, and exceptional tonal stability.

Teflon octave system

Both ends of the octave key axis rotate in a receptacle that is coated with teflon to insure a smooth operation every time

Rocking table mechanism

The C# and Bb keys have a rocking table mechanism that allows for optimal speed and fluidity between these pitches

F-auxiliary key mechanism

Insures a proper seal of the pads when playing in the low range of the saxophone

"Indented" white shell keys

A player's fingers will rest comfortably in the indented white shell keys. The white shells also enhance the beauty of the instrument while also preventing the player's fingers from slipping during technical passages

Pointed pivot screw

The pivot screws that are used have a pointed end which facilitates an accurate center and precise action

Air-tight waterproof pad

The pads are completely air-tight which supports stability in playing and their life is extended thanks to being waterproof

Blue steel springs

Blue steel springs give the player quick response and are more resilient than stainless steel (they also last much longer)

Tri-point balanced bell brace

The bell and the body of the saxophone are securely connected

  • Material: Bronze
  • Finish: Clear lacquered
  • Key Touches: White mother of pearl
  • Neck: Yanagisawa
  • Engraving: Hand engraved

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