Yamaha have consistently produced great flutes for students to learn on for decades, and this continues with the wonderful YFL312. It is really easy to fall into the trap of buying a cheap instrument to start off on, but what you must realise is this can be a big mistake. This is especially true for brass and woodwind instruments. The quality of the musical instrument you learn on can have a huge impact on how your playing develops and how motivated you are to continue learning. As the The YFL312 features a Sterling Silver headjoint, you are able to create a warm, powerful tone, making learning to play even more enjoyable. This is why the YFL312 should be one of the first models to consider purchasing from the beginning. Yamaha have worked hard in manufacturing to ensure every Yamaha student flute model avoids the pitfalls of cheaper instruments.
An inimitable blend of leading technology and craftsmanship goes into each and every Yamaha YFL312 flute. New refinements include pointed key arms, which contribute to an elegant aesthetic appearance. Furthermore a completely revised key crafting process that significantly enhances overall precision. Plus the addition of a Sterling Silver Head Joint to give you an even great warmth and powerful tone. All these factors give you a greater control and an overall more polished performance.
Additionally, the YFL312 features a lip plate designed to guide beginners toward proper breath utilisation and keys with dimensions and angles for optimum balance and easy playability. These and other details are some of the reasons why the YFL312 student flutes have become bestsellers worldwide.
With the toneholes being drawn and curled upwards from the body material it allows the YFL312 to have a broad and light sound. In addition the covered keys are easy to use. With the pad cup being covered it seals the tonehole every time you depress it and close the key. This is common with beginners or others who may not always press the center of the key. Furthermore the 312 features an Offset G configuration for easier playability. Often teachers recommend beginners starting on these flutes, while more advanced players are also choosing this natural feeling configuration. Then finally the Split E Mechanism, which helps give more stability and better centered intonation to the high E.
What we say about the YFL312:
Throughout the decades Yamaha have consistently developed brilliant student flutes, and the YFL312 carries on with that tradition. With the addition of a sterling silver headjoint, the shape of the lip plate and the quality of the mechanism, this all helps create a warm, powerful tone. Thus making learning to play even more enjoyable. Therefore a perfect choice for the beginner or occasional flautist who appreciate the finer qualities in tone.