Yamaha YBS-61 Baritone Saxophone Serial #7588


Pro Line Baritone Saxophone with Low A!



This Yamaha YBS-61 baritone saxophone is in very good condition! This is the pro model for Yamaha copied after the Selmer Mark VI. It has 80-85% of its original lacquered finish remaining. The majority of the lacquer wear is on the leg side of the horn. There is evidence of bell lip pull down removal and there are some very minor dings in the bell.  The bell to body brace has visible re-soldering on both sides as does the brace inside the U tube. There is a medium sized dent in the U tube just up from the water key. Please see pictures for details. The serial number is “7588”. The engraving above the serial number reads “Yamaha YBS-61”. The engraving on the bell has a floral engraving up the bell and around the Purple Logo.  The engraving on the bell reads “Yamaha Japan”. It comes with the original neck in good condition. There is evidence of pull down removal and dent removal in the neck. . It comes in a replacement Yamaha 52 case in good used condition. No mouthpiece is included. This is a great playing low A baritone saxophone! It just came back from the shop where it was regulated so it really packs a punch.

Additional Information:
Instrument Condition: The overall physical condition of this used instrument is very good.
Playing Condition: This instrument is currently in very good playing condition.
The Finish: It has approximately 80-85% of the lacquered finish.
Player Wear: Medium general wear (visible lacquer or surface scratches and/or evidence of dent removal/repair).
The Bell: Minor dents and dings and minor bell edge damage.
The Bow: Light dent in the bottom bow or bow guard.
Pad Condition: The pads are in very good used condition.
Resonator Type: Plastic resonators.
The Neck: The neck has approximately 85-90% of the finish remaining with medium general wear (visible lacquer or surface scratches and/or evidence of pull down).
The Mouthpiece: No mouthpiece, ligature, or accessories are included.
The Stand: If pictured, not included.
The Case: Good used condition (General wear with some edge wear and visible surface scratches). There is some paint on the side of the case where a name has been painted over.
Engraving: Yamaha Japan (with Purple Logo on the bell) Yamaha YBS-61 (above the serial number) (Tuning Fork Logo on the bell to body brace).
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Additional information

Weight 40 lbs
Dimensions 48 × 18 × 12 in