The Yanagisawa A-W020 Elite Alto Saxophone is the upgraded replacement for the A992 series, one of the World's finest bronze made alto saxophones. It has a strong tonal core thanks to a re-engineered bore and tone holes, plus many upgraded features exclusive to the WO series such as newly designed Front F Keys, Ride Side Keys and Right Pinky Key.
Yanagisawa ‘Elite’ models are true player’s instruments that represent the pinnacle of saxophone craftsmanship. Delivering a moderate level of resistance, the accomplished player can discover a truly effortless tone with unrivalled depth and flexibility, and a genuinely unparalleled freedom of expression.
Over and above the less expensive AW02 model, the AW020 has double key arms, a fully ribbed construction and an underslung octave mechanism.
Yanagisawa professional models are famous because a free-blowing, with a resonant tone, and deliver a superb performance across all musical styles. This AWO20 bronze model is the perfect choice for professional saxophone players, be prepare for a superior tone and a class-leading playing experience!
* Key: Eb
* Range: Low Bb to High F#
* Neck: Bronze
* Body: Bronze
* Bell: Brass, hand-engraved
* Fluororesin-sleeved octave rocker
* C# - Bb connected table key
* C# - Bb & C# - B double connected table key
* Sway-free F-auxiliary key mechanism
* White shell lined indented keys
* Single Unit Seat (Base)
* Metal thumb hook & rest
* Pointed pivot screw
* Air tight waterproof pad
* Blue needle springs
* Double arm key
* Tri-point balanced bell brace