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by smoothpraise
(2 posts)
4 years ago

Alto Sax; Yamaha Custom YAS 62 or Selmer Super Action 80?

I want to know about the tone and playablibilty and tone quality of the Yamaha Custom YAS 62 alto sax vs Selmer Super Action 80 alto sax? ... thanks

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  1. by linkplayer
    (8 posts)

    4 years ago

    Re: Alto Sax; Yamaha Custom YAS 62 or Selmer Super Action 80?

    I have been a Selmer player for years. Have a Selmer S80 series 2 and plays better than any Yamaha. Hope this helps. Hornblower

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    1. by cuber
      (653 posts)

      4 years ago

      Re: Alto Sax; Yamaha Custom YAS 62 or Selmer Super Action 80?

      Between Yamaha and Selmer, I wouldnt even consider anything besides a Yamaha 875 or Reference 54

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  2. by kelsey
    (808 posts)

    4 years ago

    Re: Alto Sax; Yamaha Custom YAS 62 or Selmer Super Action 80?

    I have been a Mark Vl Selmer player all of my adult life. Lately, I've come to the conclusion, after playing and comparing several different horns, that Yamaha's Custom Shop horns are better than all new Selmers except the reference horns. This is only my opinion and 10 different people might have 10 different answers.
    Barry Kelsey

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