Yamaha YFL212 Student Model Flute - Curved Head
The Yamaha YFL212UID Flute is ideal for students wanting to develop their abilities. The nickel and silver alloy body produces clear, warm tones with a robust build quality. This model features a curved head joint, providing an easier reach for younger musicians. The offset G and E-mechanism is specifically suited to younger musicians due to its more ergonomic shape. The YFL212UID has an efficient projection, so it is easier to reach optimum volume and clarity. It is designed to help players maximise their ability and reach their aspirations.
Yamaha is a brand trusted by millions of musicians worldwide. Their attention to detail and precision is a trait which has earnt the respect of beginning students and world renowned musicians alike. An inimitable blend of leading technology and craftsmanship goes into each and every instrument. New refinements include pointed key arms contributing to elegant visual appeal, and a completely revised key parts manufacturing process that significantly enhances overall precision.
Yamaha’s 200 Series flutes offer student musicians a practical, inspiring instrument to learn with. Designed around the student, this series features a number of construction techniques to assist in achieving notes pronounced with clarity. The nickel silver alloy is a classic body for student players due to its rugged build quality and balanced tonal production. All models, apart from the 282, feature an offset G key, which is ideal for musicians taking lessons and wanting to work on their hand positioning. The 200 series is ideal for players wanting to inspire themselves into progressing with the flute.
Beginner Friendly Features
Drawn and curled toneholes give the flute a broad and light sound. Covered keys are easier for beginners to master and include pad cups that are covered to ensure a good seal on the tonehole. An offset G configuration makes the flute easier to play and is usually preferred by teachers for their students. A split E mechanism provides more stability and better centered intonation to the high E. A C footjoint provides a flexible, warm tone.
All key shapes and placement have been ergonomically designed for a comfortable, natural-feeling performance. Manufacturing processes have been redesigned from the ground up to achieve substantially improved precision that not only leads to greater mechanical accuracy, but also minimizes the need for readjustment over time.
A#, F# and other non-fingered keys feature pointed key arms. This beautiful key design is inspired by traditional European style. Yamaha's unique screw resistance inserts allow smooth adjustments while preventing gradual loosing of the screws. For easier access, the screw positioning has been changed. Footjoint alignment marks facilitate proper fitting by young players.
- Key: C
- Body Style: Type 1
- Body Material: Nickel/Silver Alloy
- Head Joint: Curved
- Head Material: Nickel/Silver Alloy
- Foot Joint: C
- Plating: Silver
- Tone Holes: Drawn
- Key System: Offset G
- Key Types: Plateau
- Key Mechanism: N/A
- Spring Type: Stainless Steel
- Screw Type: Straight, Headed Pivot
- Bumper Type: Neoprene