The headjoint is an important factor in determining the tone. 300 Series flutes feature a sterling silver headjoint, and a nickel silver body and footjoint. These features combine to provide a flute that offers both durability and a brilliant, singing sound! The YFL-381 features open-hole keys and an in-line G key.
In-line G Key
In-line G Key
The YFL-381 features an In-line G configuration.
Sterling Silver Headjoint
A sterling silver headjoint provides a beautiful sound with warm, colorful resonance.
Open-hole keys give the player more control over the tone of the flute.
Undercut and beveled embouchure hole
Speicifically designed for a clean attack, sensitive response, and accurate intonation
Double bladder pads
Longer life and maximum seating
Nickel-silver, power-forged keys
Very durable and less susceptible to breakage
Neoprene key bumpers
Stronger and more durable than cork
Strong post design
Key posts have been thickened and redesigned for improved durability and strength to maintain accurate rod alignment
A unique footjoint alignment mark facilitates proper fitting by young players
Ergonomic key shapes
All key shapes and placement have been ergonomically designed for comfortable, natural-feeling performance. The keys are hand-assembled and adjusted for a perfect 'touch' and balance.
Yamaha's unique screw resistance inserts allow smooth adjustments while preventing gradual loosening of the screws.
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|Key types||Ring keys|
|Toneholes||Type||Drawn & curled|
|Body & footjoint||Nickel silver (Silver-plated)|
|Key||Nickel silver (Silver-plated)|
|Headjoint & lip plate||Sterling silver|