Yamaha YFG-811II Bassoon
The Yamaha YFG-811II Bassoon, with its slightly thinner body wall offers an elegant, gentle sound but with a clear focus for tonal projection. It features a very easy response and great evenness between registers.
Key Systems: The key systems on these instruments are hand-assembled by experienced craftsmen, with emphasis on superior quality and playability. A balancer and Bb key guard are standard and a roller system and oversized left-hand thumb key facilitate performance of difficult passages. The left-hand little finger key and right-hand thumb and little finger keys have been located in the most natural, comfortable positions for significantly enhanced playability, allowing the performer to focus on the music not the instrument.
Mechanical features: High D key, 6 roller keys, Bb key guard and balancer; Trill keys – F-G, E-F#; Roller keys – Low C#, Low Eb, F#, Ab little finger, Ab thumb, F. Additional Mechanical options available to special order.
System: Heckel system
Keys: Silver-plated nickel silver
Case: YFG-811 comes with the FGC-802N hard case with subway style handles. Compact models come with the FGC-802C case.
• Long-seasoned maple body
• Silver plated nickel-silver keys
• F-G (high E key)
• E-F# trill keys
• High C & high D keys
• 6 rollers
• With 2 standard model bocals.
• Key: C
• Key System: Heckel
• Wall Thickness: Thinner
• Roller Keys: F & Ab ; Ab & F# ; low Eb & low C#
• Features: C plate; High C key; High D key; 2 bocals; Hand crutch; Neck strap
• Body Material: Long seasoned maple
• Key Material: Nickel silver
• Plating: Silver
• Tone Holes: Undercut; Silver tubes available
• Thumb Rest: Fixed
• Trill Keys: F-G (high E key); E-F#
• Spring Type: Blue steel