The Yamaha YBS-480 is an excellent first Baritone Sax that is ideal for the advancing player who has developed a great passion for the Saxophone and is looking to branch out into the Bari. Players around the globe know Yamaha’s baritone saxophones for their outstanding sound. Yamaha has refreshed the traditional image of these instruments with powerful, yet delicate tone and exceptional playability. It has a broad, rich, open and expressive sound and is the ideal instrument to take your playing to another level. The 480 enjoys the usual Yamaha excellence in build quality, representing a great option for players at Grade 4/5/6 or indeed an adult who is playing for fun and wanting a higher quality feel and tone.
The YBS-480 benefits from a couple of new features when compared to its old YTS-475 predecessor. A new neck receiver allows a possible crook upgrade later and is modelled on the professional 62 series. The new B/C# connection also ensures better mechanical performance as well as ease of navigation around the table keys, furthering the already very positive and competent key action that is found on all Yamaha Saxophones.The Yamaha-480 Eb Baritone Saxophone:
- Excellent choice for a first Baritone Saxophone
- Finished in classic gold lacquer
- Supplied with 4C mouthpiece, ligature and cap
- Backpack style case is protective and portable
- Weight: 6kg (Sax + Neck only)