Range: Low Bb to High F#
Materials: Brass Body, Bell, Neck and Keys. Clear Lacquered Finish.
Hand Engraving on the bell
Octave Key System: Fluororesin Non-Stick Mechanism, with a non-stick coating, Yanagisawa have ensured a more reliable action than the standard key mechanism.
Air-tight, Waterproof Pads: Extended pad life and precise seals on the tone holes.
Metal Pad Reflectors: Adds clarity to the tone and improves the response across the whole instrument.
White Shell Keys: Indented shell keys ensure optimal grip and increased comfort on the player's fingers and prevent slipping even in the most technically demanding passages.
Palm Key Plate: Now as standard on the WO series, the addition of the palm key plate delivers high range resonance, acoustic depth, added projection and added tonal stability.
Neck plate: Gives a tighter, more controlled tone and a great aesthetic look around the octave key system.
Stronger Bell Arm Keys and Key Buffers: Improved reliability and action on the lower notes.
Blue Steel Springs: Offer enhanced key action vs. stainless steel, holding their tension more effectively.
Thumb Rest: Four small points of contact minimise the effect on the tone of the instrument, while still providing comfort and support.
Balanced Tri-Point Brace: Firm link between the body and bell of the horn, providing strong structural support.
Also Includes a Yanagisawa Ebonite Mouthpiece and Deluxe Yanagisawa case with backpack straps.