Product InformationYanagisawa's SN-981 Sopranino Saxophone is a professional made to order instrument boasting the technologies and musical qualities expected by players that demand a great tone.This instrument features; Fluororesin-sleeved octave rocker so lost motion is eliminated and smooth octave-key action is ensured by rounding the octave rocker ends and Flororesin-coating the receiving sleeves they contact;Pointed pivot screws for the utmost precision and reliability, pointed pivot screws ensure that centre arms or hinge rods are an exact fit to the instrument;Genuine indented mother of pearl touches are attractive, afford the fingertips a more natural fit and feel, and are less slippery than plastic touches when wet;Sealed, waterproof pads facilitate balanced, leak - free playing, while quality waterproofing extends pad service life;Metal thumb hook and rest are designed to take minimal point contact with the body, the thumb hook enables the instrument to resonate more freely while the brass thumb rest allows for smoother response and improved tonal balance;Blued- Steel needle springs are more elastic than the stainless-steel variety, offer faster action and render a better command of difficult passages.This instrument is a Special Order item and is available in Silver on request (please contact for pricing)
- Key: Eb
- High-E key
- Body tubing: Brass
- Engraved body
- Case included
- Ebonite mouthpiece (standard equipment)
Try this Instrument In Store
We have a variety of testing environments instore for customers to experience and enjoy.
Our range of testing rooms are available to pre-book and we can even reserve stock in advance so if you're making a jouney to see us we can be prepared to make it a special experience for you.
Need Help with this item?
Our specialist trained staff are able to help you. Please contact us or call us on 01628 630800
Why Buy from Dawkes Music?
Dawkes Music & Windcraft Ltd are a globally recognised UK based Music Industry company that have expert staff who specialise in products, performance, teaching and repairing in the brass and woodwind sector.
Buy with confidence knowing that the shop you're dealing with has been awared a Feefo Gold Trusted Retailer award which recognises our hard work and consistent excellent customer service.
14 Day Approval
Try your item at home, in a lesson, in the band and make sure it's perfect for you. If you are not convinced we can refund the item in full upon return. (£3 re-stocking fee on any mouthpieces, approval not available on reeds).
All in stock items are usually dispatched within 24 hours, express delivery options are available at the checkout, including next day delivery.
We carefully choose and stock the best products on the market, be it the newest mouthpiece or official replacement spare parts for instruments. We keep over 8,000 lines in stock covering everything Woodwind & Brass.
We carefully check pricing to ensure our customers get the best deals with unrivalled pre-sale advice and after-sales care.
Top Quality After Sales Service
We have 18 members of staff in-store and on the telephone 6 days a week, and our online service is 24/7. Experience you can trust with over 40 years in the business and a third generation specialist family business.