This new model is the positive evolution of Yamaha YFL211, it has been enhanced to meet the needs of flute students . The mechanism has been completely redesigned by inserting the tip welding and a complete overhaul in many aspects of the production process for the best possible sound and a more stable reliable mechanics that were already excellent in past models.
A lip plate designed to guide beginners toward proper breath utilization, keys with carefully considered dimensions and angles for optimum balance and easy playability. These and other details are some of the reasons why Yamaha student and intermediate flutes have become bestsellers worldwide. An inimitable blend of leading technology and craftsmanship goes into each and every instrument. New refinements include pointed key arms contributing to elegant visual appeal, and a completely revised key parts manufacturing process that significantly enhances overall precision.
- Yamaha headjoint design - recognised as the best for beginners.
- High standard of manufacture and handmade techniques - spend more time teaching and playing, less time maintaining
- High quality pointed key arms - matching those found on our professional models
- New optimised pads for longer lasting stability
- Improved longevity - making this model a more secure investment than ever
- Elegant new cup style - looks like a professional
Featuring a double flare taper and a unique embouchure hole undercut design for excellent response and a warm rich tone, the CY headjoint helps beginners quickly learn to produce a beautiful sound. More advanced players will appreciate its even, quick response in all registers.
All key shapes and placement have been ergonomically designed for a comfortable, natural-feeling performance. Manufacturing processes have been redesigned from the ground up to achieve substantially improved precision that not only leads to greater mechanical accuracy, but also minimizes the need for readjustment over time.
Pointed Key Arms
A#, F# and other non-fingered keys feature pointed key arms. This beautiful key design is inspired by traditional European style.
Yamaha's unique screw resistance inserts allow smooth adjustments while preventing gradual loosing of the screws. For easier access, the screw positioning has been changed.
Footjoint alignment marks facilitate proper fitting by young players.