Experience the beauty of natural wood. Made from the highest quality castellowood the YRA801 alto recorder offers a beautiful baroque tone. This wood favours expressing subtle nuances instead of strength. Handmade by Yamahas artisans the alto recorder is crafted to the highest standard. By only using specially seasoned wood the YRA801 ensures a glowing sound that will satisfy even the most demanding soloists. To further aid your tone the YRA801 features an arched windway. Ideal if you want to take control of your recorder the arched windway offers more resistance which is essential to play in a more virtuosic style. Included with the YRA801 is a cotton case fingering chart cleaning rod and cork grease so you can get started straight away.