YAS-875EX Altové saxofony

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The new Yamaha YAS-875EX Custom EX alto saxophone marks a huge step forward for saxophone design. Offering players a wealth of new musical possibilities, the new Custom EX has been designed in collaboration with some of the world’s most talented saxophonists, including Nobuya Sugawa, Jean-Yves Fourmeau and Otis Murphy. Their invaluable input has meant that Yamaha have been able to create an instrument that sounds great, is comfortable to play, and that constantly evolves with the player.


Finish: Gold lacquer


Finish: Silver-plated


Finish: Gold-plated


Finish: Black lacquer


Refined, elegant sound

Refined, elegant sound. An evolved flagship model with stress-free key work and low-register playability, the Custom EX gives the performer full expressive freedom.


Key shape and layout have been revised for smoother playability.

Low Note Playability

The diameter of the low C and D toneholes has been reduced and acoustic annealing has been applied to enhance low note playability. Resistance is consistent throughout the instrument’s range.


Midrange C and B (written pitch) intonation has been improved.

Elegant new engraving design

The new Custom EX saxophone features a new ‘lily’ engraving design which is hand engraved on every instrument.

Re-designed ebonite mouthpiece

The new Custom EX saxophone is complemented by Yamaha’s re-designed Custom ebonite mouthpiece. The baffle, chamber, and other areas of internal design have been re-designed for greater projection as well as soft, beautiful tonality. The shape of the tip has been modified for increased comfort and easier embouchure control.

Adjustable tear drop front F key

Adjustable tear drop front F key

The unique tear-drop shaped F key improves playability. It is adjustable to players' preferences.

Mother of pearl key button

Mother of pearl key button

Mother of pearl is used as key buttons. It improves playability by making it easier to hold with soft but not slippery surface.

Seesaw key

Seesaw key

The left-hand seesaw key has been designed to increase playability as well as provide a more comfortable feel.

Two-point contact

Two-point contact

Two-point contact is adopted for enhanced projection and a free-blowing response.

One-piece bell

One-piece bell

Crafsmen shape the bell from a sheet of brass with a hammer. This adds a unity to the body and makes the intonation in middle to lower range smoother. It also has a solid tone.

Hand-engraved lily with Custom EX logo

Hand-engraved lily with Custom EX logo

The Custom EX saxophone features a new ‘lily’ engraving design which is hand engraved on every instrument. Custom EX logo is the proof of craftmanship.



Bell rings supports the instrument to vibrate well when players blow into it.

Separate style key guard

Separate style key guard

The separate key guards feature adjustable screw cap stoppers for professional-style technical adjustments.

Without Reinforcing Plate attached to the Bow

Without center bow

Improve the response due to lightweight and lower blowing resistance.

Case (ASC-800E)

Case (ASC-800EC)

The semi-hard rucksack style case supplied with the new Custom EX is made from a stylish durable material.

The colors and finishes shown may vary from those on the actual products.