Yamaha YFL 577-H Professional Flute with B Foot Joint
The Yamaha YFL 577H flute inherits many merits of the top-of-the-line Yamaha handmade flutes, this model offer rich, nuanced tonality over a wide dynamic range
The 500 and 600 series combine the brightness of nickel silver with the characteristic mellow timbres of sterling silver, while the 700 series delivers warmth and expressive colour that only the finest silver flutes can provide.
The YFL 577-H combines the brightness of nickel silver with the characteristic mellow timbres of sterling silver. This model comes with the type Am headjoint based on the Type A headjoints supplied with handmade flutes of the 900 and 800 series. Additionally it comes with the B Footjoint enabling the player to play 1/2 step lower than the lowest note of the C foot.
The keys feature traditional pointed key arms, reflecting the highest level of craftsmanship and adding visual elegance to these outstanding instruments.
Type A Headjoint
Based on the Handmade Flute’s Type A design, which offers a wider expressive range, the Type Am headjoint additionally offers easier response and excellent balance over the instrument’s entire range, slightly heavier resistance, and a wide dynamic range.
Many advanced players prefer the open feel of Ring keys for subtle control of their tone. Intermediate and Standard model French system flutes come with key plugs to seal the hole until players have become adept at covering the holes with their fingers.
All key shapes and placement have been ergonomically designed for a comfortable, natural-feeling performance. The keys are hand-assembled and adjusted for perfect balance and 'touch.'
Split E Mechanism
This key helps give more stability and better centered intonation to the high E.
Offset G. Many players find the Offset G configuration easier to play. Often teachers recommend that beginners start on these flutes, while more and more advanced players are also choosing this natural feeling configuration.
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.
A special annealing process delivers more pure transmission of vibration from the player to the flute for rich resonance and superior response.
The B footjoint has an extra key enabling the player to play 1/2 step lower than the lowest note of the C foot. It also affects the sound; B footjoint enables a darker, stronger sound with good projection
The case is compact for easy travel and durable to protect the flute, and is accompanied by a sophisticated case cover.
A HALF PRICE GENERAL SERVICE CARD FOR THREE YEARS IS INCLUDED IN THIS PURCHASE.