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The YSS-475II Step-Up / Intermediate Bb Soprano Sax owes its design features the Yamaha Custom Ex line of professional saxes, which this model is based on. A pro style body taper improves intonation and optimizes airflow, professional key features like the custom Bb spatula and true high F# key increase playing range and comfort, and its all finished off with a beautiful laser engraving. The sax doesn't just look the part... it plays it!
Custom Style Bb Spatula Key
Based on the design of the YSS-875EXHG Custom Soprano Saxophone, the Bb spatula key design facilitates correct technique and increases player comfort
All Yamaha saxophones feature and adjustable thumb-rest to allow for precise and comfortable hand and fingering position
Light and Ergonomic Keys
The new keys are lighter for quicker action. Additionally, the keys are specifically positioned to provide a comfortable hand position
High F# Key
The added key allows for more alternate fingeings and a true high F#
Backpack Style Case
The YSS-475II soprano saxophone comes in a deluxe ultra-lightweight case which provide excellent protection. It includes backpack straps for ease of transport
Improved Body Shape
The intermediate soprano saxophone body shape provides improved intonation and optimal air-flow
Lower Vent Tube
The lower vent tubing design reduces noise on lower vent key action
New key post rib plate
Improved protection with the key post rib plate increases durablility and strength
Bullet Point Pivot Screws
Bullet point headless pivot screws make for easy adjustment
Laser engraving adds precision styling and an improved look
All band instruments at Heid Music are professionally inspected & approved for quality by the esteemed Heid Music Repair Team. All band instruments (from even the finest brands) can be subject to small inconsistencies & manufacturing residues that can affect how the instrument plays. We take the time to inspect & address every item so that the instrument you receive is not just brand new - it's better than brand new.