Yamaha YAS280 Student Alto Saxophone, Silver - Ex Demo

28 908 (including VAT @ 20%)

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  • Yamaha Student Alto Sax
  • Yellow Brass Body, Silver Plated
  • Adjustable Thumb Rest
  • Includes Case, Mouthpiece, Reed and Ligature
  • Ex-Demonstration Instrument

Yamaha YAS280 Student Alto Saxophone, Silver - Ex Demo

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The Yamaha YAS280 alto saxophone in a silver plated finish is the perfect instrument for a beginner. Featuring a rugged construction, new neck receiver and adjustable thumb rest, this instrument has built with the student performer in mind. As well as the saxophone, included as a package is a lightweight case, Yamaha 4C mouthpiece, ligature and reed to get you going straight away.



This item is an ex showroom display model. There are scuffs and signs of use around the casing. The original boxing and manual are missing. Otherwise, the unit operates as new.

This is a great opportunity to buy a fully functioning product at a discounted price, supplied with a one year warranty.

Product Ref: 41264

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Improved Neck Receiver and B-C# Connection

The Yamaha YAS280S alto saxophone includes a number of improvements from previous already great models. The neck receiver on the body of the saxophone has been improved to be more rigid and is firmly set in place with a durable tightening screw. On the base of the instrument, the low B-C# mechanism has been modified to ensure full and consistent closure of the pads. This prevents leaking and thus gives a much more confident sound in lower register of the instrument.

Perfect for Students

This Yamaha sets the level for student instruments. A rugged construction makes it more durable when in use with younger players through the use of improved connections and braces. An adjustable thumb-rest ensures that even small hands are able to reach all the notes without unnecessary stretching, which proves tiresome after long periods of playing.

Everything You Need

This Yamaha Alto Sax doesn't just come on its own. Included with the instrument is a set of accessories that enable you to get going straight away. A Yamaha 4C mouthpiece along with reed and ligature allow for you to instantly play the instrument as soon as it comes out of the box. The 4C mouthpiece is suitable for all styles of playing and great for beginners. The lightweight hard case is also included for transporting and storing the saxophone. It includes a carry handle, shoulder straps and a multitude of storage pockets for accessories.

Ex Demonstration Saxophone

Please note that this instrument is an ex-demonstration model instrument and has been used in our showroom to show customers in our York store. Although there are very minor scratches to the finish, which can be seen in the light, the instrument itself works completely as new.

This is a great opportunity to purchase a new instrument at a fraction of the price.

Features/Specifications:

  • Body Material: Yellow Brass
  • Body Finish: Silver Plating
  • Auxiliary Keys: High F# , Front F
  • Key buttons material: Polyester
  • Thumb Hook: Adjustable
  • Key: Eb

Included Accessories

  • Case: Lightweight Hard Case
  • Mouthpiece: Yamaha 4C
  • Extras: Ligature and Reed