This auction is for a fantastic Made in Japan Yamaha YAS-475 Alto Saxophone in great playing condition. This instrument is a fantastic horn for an advanced intermediate player. This instrument is in great condition. Yamaha Saxophones are known for their quality and consistency, and this model is a great example of that. In terms of quality this instrument will easily last someone through the college level. These instruments retail for nearly $3,000, so take advantage of this opportunity to get one for a fraction of the cost.
Overall, this horn is in excellent condition. There are minor scratches around the instrument, especially where the instrument makes contact with the body. There is some spot tarnishing on a few of the keys and some lacquer loss on a lot of keys couple places, especially on the neck. Most of the lacquer is present overall. The neck does have a couple noticeable dings on the sides, but it does not significantly affect the instrument. Take a close look at the photos below to get an idea of their condition.
This horn is a dream to play, with a beautiful and easy high range, with a thick and powerful low range. The case is a durable hard plastic yamaha case that includes a shoulder strap. In addition to the Saxophone, you will receive a basic mouthpiece and ligature, as well as a neck strap, cleaning swab, cork grease, and new premium Vandoren reed: everything you need to get started and take good care of your new instrument for years to come.
- Yamaha Craftsmanship, Made in USA
- Good Playing Condition
- Original Hard Case