The Yamaha YSS82Z is the perfect combination of vintage saxophone design and state-of-the-art manufacturing. The custom saxophone has many improved features compared to previous models including a brand-new key design which provides a more comfortable and ergonomic grip. Virtuosic performances are now easier than ever with the lower vent tubing design which reduces noise on the lower vent keys. Feeling strong and sturdy while playing the YSS82Z features Yamahas revised rib plate that also offers enhanced resonance. This custom model comes in a vintage unlacquered finish which when combined with the unlacquered keys and Mother of Pearl key tops produces a truly majestic looking instrument. The Yamaha YSS82Z comes equipped with the SSC-820 case and an SS4CM ebonite mouthpiece so you can start practising straight away. Please note ? all unlacquered saxophones arrive looking identical to lacquered saxophones. The body will change over time dependent on the environment for a truly vintage look.