The YCL-450 Series, was conceived as an instrument that a player just starting out, would want to continue playing well into the future. These are all Grenadilla instruments designed with the know-how gained through years of experience crafting professional level instruments. The YCL-450M additionally features Yamaha's “Duet+” treatment applied to the instrument bore making the instrument more durable and less susceptible to the effects of humidity and temperature.
- Yamaha Duet+ dual bore system
- Silver plated nickel silver keys give a softer, warmer sound
- Adjustable thumb rest and strap ring
- Second register vent tube improves pronunciation even at lower air pressure