The YBS-52 intermediate baritone saxophone is an excellent choice for optimal school band performance. Designed to offer solid intonation and a clear, full tone, the YBS-52 is the perfect addition to any saxophone section.
Tilting style low Bb Spatula keys: The position, height, angle and shape of the left-hand pinky key have all been carefully redesigned to provide extraordinary comfort and quick response.
Adjustable thumb-rest: All Yamaha saxophone feature an adjustable thumb-rest to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position.
Three-Vent octave mechanism: A feature exclusive to Yamaha saxophone, the three-vent octave mechanism eliminates fuzzy, unclear tones when playing G, G# and A with the octave key.
Refined key shape and dimension: Yamaha saxophone keys are not simply shaped and positioned according to mechanical necessity; the entire system is designed from the player's perspective, with emphasis on comfort, speed and overall playability. The natural feel of the keys eliminates the need to adapt to an unnatural or uncomfortable key layout.
Adjustable key guard felts: Optimum intonation and venting.
Tapered pivot screws: Precise adjustment and smooth key action.