Yamaha YAS-82ZII Custom Professional Alto – New now in Amber Lacquer!!


The New YAS-82ZIIA is an exciting addition to the renowned family of Custom Z Yamaha saxophones. The stunning amber lacquer finish adds a touch of vintage charm, while the hand engraving creates a striking contrast against the original brass color. The bold new look is designed to be as unique and special as the person playing it.


One-piece bell with new engraving

In the tradition of those coveted vintage saxophones, the 82Z now comes equipped with a one-piece bell! This feature drastically improves low end response and offers the player a wider palette of tonal color. More elaborate with finer detail, the new engraving design offers delicate beauty.

Metal Resonators

Domed metal resonators offer an outstanding response and deliver a wider dynamic range. The entire range of the instrument has a clearer pronunciation, providing effortless playability all around.

V1 neck

The wide bore taper of the V1 neck provides offers a free-blowing feel and the greatest possible flexibility. This combination of features allows the player the ultimate level of tonal expression.

Improved Low B-C# connection

An improved mechanism from low B to C# ensures a proper seal for these notes which promotes a clear response throughout the low range of the instrument.

Lighter thumb hook and thumb rest bases

Lighter thumb rest and thumb hook base designs produce better response and a more cohesive tone.

Adjustable Front F key

An adjustable Front F mechanism gives the player the freedom to find the optimal level of resistance in the altissimo range.

Z Style Case

The 82Z saxophones come in slim, lightweight cases which provide excellent protection. A convenient shoulder strap is also included.

Sax Alley price includes our “New Horn Set Up” and FREE SHIPPING so the instrument will play as well as possible once you receive it.

Additional information


Professional Model

New, Used, or Vintage



Lacquer – 82ZII, Lacquer – 82ZIIWOF, without High F#, Black Lacquer – 82ZIIB, Silver-Plate – 82ZIIS, Un-Lacquered – 82ZIIU, Un-Lacquered – 82ZIIUWOF, without High F#