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yts-61 tenor

  1. Yamaha
    All, I've been looking for my first tenor and finally found what I thought was a deal. Picked it up for $500. It included the YTS-61 body (more on this), neck (not sure if Yamaha), Brilhart Special Ebolin tenor mouthpiece, soft DEG case and neckstrap. It plays but definitely harder to...
  2. Yamaha
    Hi there, There is a nice high octave characteristic that I see appearing on the Selmer Mk VI players. I have a Yamaha YTS-61 and I'm wondering if changing the neck to a Mk VI neck is worth the money (I think it is about 250 dollars) I.e. achieving majority of the mk VI character through the...
  3. Tenor mpc
    Hi there, I have an Otto Link STM 6 on a tenor Yamaha YTS-61. I found the way it works for me I have a lot of high mid frequencies which I love for the note definition and presence compared to a lot of hard rubber mouthpieces. Although I see it is a bit short on the low-mid and low frequencies...
  4. Tenor mpc
    Hi there, I'm just starting to discover different personalities coming from the mouthpiece. I found if I move my lower jaw outward it creates more buzz sound sort of like modern jazz character and having it closer to the tip especially with controlling the pinching I can create a sound more like...
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