Specifically designed for a clean attack, sensitive response, and accurate intonation Nickel-silver, power-forged keys Very durable and less susceptible to breakage Neoprene key bumpers Stronger and more durable than cork Footjoint marking A unique footjoint alignment mark facilitates proper fitting by young players
CY HEADJOINT 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.
Key posts have been thickened and redesigned for improved durability and strength to maintain accurate rod alignment.
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.'
Yamaha's unique screw resistance inserts allow smooth adjustments while preventing gradual loosening of the screws. For easier access, the screw positioning has been changed.
Footjoint alignment marks facilitate proper fitting by young players.
Pointed Key Arms
A#, F# and other non-fingered keys feature pointed key arms, similar to those found on top-of-the-line Yamaha Handmade Flutes. This high end feature brings strength and beauty to these student level flutes.
Closed-hole (Plateau) keys facilitate ease of playability for beginners.