The Yamaha line of Intermediate flutes has been updated to surpass the evolving needs of student flutists. Featuring an industry-leading pointed key arm design and a complete review and update to many aspects of the production process, the 400 series intermediate flutes emphasize the Yamaha consistency and quality that keeps these flutes strong and singing for young flutists. The YFL-422 features a sterling silver headjoint, body and footjoint with closed-hole keys.
Sterling Silver Headjoint, Body and Footjoint
Sterling silver provides a beautiful sound with warm, colorful resonance.
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 intermediate level flutes.
Closed-hole (Plateau) keys facilitate ease of playability.
Undercut and beveled embouchure hole
Speicifically 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
A unique footjoint alignment mark facilitates proper fitting by young players
Case & Case Cover
A French-style case and durable case cover provide a contemporary look and ease of transport
Key of: C
Body Style: Type-2
Body Material: Sterling Silver
Head joint: CY Cut; Sterling Silver
Key Material: Nickel Silver
Tone Holes: Drawn
Key Types: French style; Plateau
Key System: Offset
Spring Type: Stainless Steel
Screw Type: Straight; Headed Pivot
Bumper Type: Neoprene