The first baritone saxophone in the Yamaha custom lineup introduces new standards of baritone sax design backed by years of research and development. The YBS-82 responds to the needs of players who are serious about tone, adding mid and high range brilliance to the instrument’s fat baritone low end.
Much more than just a low-part instrument, the YBS-82 has the versatility to take on solo roles as well.
New Bell Design
A shorter, one piece bell design enhances intonation in all registers.
Adustable front F key
Low A key, Octave key
Right-hand pinky keys
Left-hand palm keys, Left-hand pinky keys
The YBS-82 is supplied with a C1 neck that offers fast response for precise phrasing plus well-defined, versatile tone. A number of optional necks are available: 3 bore diameters in 6 configurations for a total of 18 variations, allowing players to choose the ideal neck for their playing and tonal preferences.
New Peg and Peg Receiver
A new lightweight floor peg and peg receiver improve weight distribution and handling.
This refined mouthpiece provides excellent control with clear tone, giving the player broad expressive freedom.
Case with Wheels
A new hard case with wheels helps move the YBS-82 safely and easily.