The Yamaha YAS875EX Custom EX Saxophone is a professional instrument finished with a beautiful gold lacquer layer. Some of the worlds greatest saxophonist participated in the years of research that made this saxophone as good as it is. Now featuring a smoother response and a deeper refined sound full of rich colours. As well as a solid feel with quick and nimble action a wide dynamic range stunning projection and an authoritative tone with a defined tonal core. The keys have been re-designed so that they have a better feel to them and you can play with comfort whilst the new custom necks improve the tonal resonance which gives out a quicker response. The Custom EX series saxophones also feature a two-point bell brace for improved efficiency so you dont have to work as hard to sound like a professional.