Improved versions of that proven classic the Custom 875, the EX saxes are the result of decades of painstaking reserch and trials involving some of the world's greatest saxophonists. They feature a smooth response and a deep, refined sound full of rich colors. They also feature a solid feel with quick and nimble action, a wide dynamic range, stunning projection, and an authoritative tone with a beautifully defined total core. You will find that the depth and smoothness of their sound is simply incredible, and you will also find that these horns are very flexible, at home in any kind of music. The size and shape of the key buttons have been changed for a better 'feel', while the new Custom necks enhance tonal resonance and give a quicker, more comfortable response. And the saxes feature a two-point bell brace for better efficiency, so you don't have to work as hard to sound great.
The EX alto AV1 neck is handmade and offer highly accurate intonation with an improved response.
The octave key has a unique new ball joint design for smooter, quicker action. The new neck receiver improves rhe tonal resonance.
Left-hand seesaw key
The left hand seesaw key has been redesigned to facilitate playability as well as feel more comfortable.
The bell/body brace features two-point contact for enhanced projection and a free-blowing response.
Center-bow reinforcement plate
The center-bow reinforcement plate has been removed on the EX alto for a free blowing resistance.
These saxes come in deluxe ultralightweight cases which provide excellnt protection. A convenient carrying strap is also included.
Audio & Video
Interview with Jean-Yves Fourmeau
Artists with Custom 875EX
Craftsmen with Custom 875EX
Yamaha Japan Sax Factory Tour
Thank you for selecting a YAMAHA product. YAMAHA products are designed and manufactured to provide a high level of defect-free performance. Yamaha Canada Music Ltd. (“YAMAHA”) is proud of the experience and craftsmanship that goes into every YAMAHA product. YAMAHA sells its products through a network of reputable, specially authorized dealers and is pleased to offer you, the Original Owner, the following Limited Warranty, which applies only to products that have been (1) directly purchased from YAMAHA’s authorized dealer in the ten provinces and three territories of Canada (the “Warranted Area”) and (2) used exclusively in the Warranted Area.
YAMAHA suggests that you read the Limited Warranty thoroughly, and invites you to contact your authorized YAMAHA dealer or YAMAHA’s Musical Instrument (MI) Service Department if you have any questions.
COVERAGE: YAMAHA will, at its option, repair or replace the product covered by this warranty if it becomes defective, malfunctions or otherwise fails to conform with this warranty under normal use and service during the term of this warranty, without charge for labour or materials. Repairs may be performed using new or refurbished parts that meet or exceed YAMAHA specifications for new parts. If YAMAHA elects to replace the product, the replacement may be a reconditioned unit.
This warranty does not cover (a) damage, deterioration or malfunctions resulting from accident, negligence, misuse, abuse, improper installation or operation, or failure to follow instructions according to the Owner’s Manual for this product; any shipment of the product (claims must be presented to the carrier); repair or attempted repair by anyone other than YAMAHA or an authorized YAMAHA Service Centre; (b) any instrument or unit which has been altered or on which the serial number has been defaced, modified or removed; (c) normal wear, battery replacement and any periodic maintenance; (d) deterioration due to perspiration, corrosive atmosphere or other external causes such as extremes in temperature or humidity; (e) springs, pads, and felt parts of woodwind instruments; (f) strings, pegs, bow hair and tail adjuster of stringed instruments; (g) strings, frets, finish, fingerboard on guitars and basses; (h) drum heads, improper installation of heads including the use of high-tension heads or over-tensioning of heads on standard tension drums (i) damages attributable to power line surge or related electrical abnormalities, lightening damage or acts of nature; or (j) RFE/EMI (interference/noise) caused by improper grounding or the improper use of either certified or uncertified equipment, if applicable. Any evidence of alteration, erasing or forgery of proof-of-purchase documents will cause this warranty to be void.
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If this is not successful, contact YAMAHA directly. YAMAHA may request that you send the defective product to a local authorized YAMAHA service centre or authorize return of the defective product to YAMAHA for repair. If you are uncertain as to whether a dealer has been authorized by YAMAHA, please contact YAMAHA’s Musical Instrument Service Department at the number shown below, or check YAMAHA’s website.
Products(s) shipped for service should be packed securely and must be accompanied by a detailed explanation of the problem(s) requiring service, together with the original or a machine reproduction of the bill of sale, or other dated, proof-of-purchase document describing the product, as evidence of warranty coverage. Should any product submitted for warranty service be found ineligible, an estimate of the repair cost will be furnished and the repair will be completed only if requested by you and upon receipt of payment or acceptable arrangement for payment.
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This Warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights that will vary from province/territory to province/territory. This is the only express warranty applicable to the Product specified herein; YAMAHA neither assumes nor authorizes anyone to assume for it any other express warranty.
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Musical Instrument Service Department
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|©2011 Yamaha Canada Music Ltd.||November 2011|
|Key||Auxiliary Keys||High F# , front F|
|Key buttons material||Mother of pearl|
|Bell||Bell Decoration||Hand engraved|