The SCWO10 is Yanagisawa's improved soprano saxophone for professional musicians. Similar to other professional Yanagisawa saxophones, the SCWO10 's mechanisms are mechanically superior compared to competitors.
Yanagisawa ‘Elite’ models are true player’s instruments that represent the pinnacle of saxophone craftsmanship. Delivering a moderate level of resistance, the accomplished player can discover a truly effortless tone with unrivalled depth and flexibility, and a genuinely unparalleled freedom of expression.
SCWO Curved Sopranos feature improvements to the right pinky key, left palm key, G key, tone holes and now with detachable body and bow (please refer to the features section).
The increased neck angle at the top of the SCWO10 curved soprano allows for more aggressive playing while also supporting a rich tone. The SCWO10 features indented white shell keys to prevent the player's fingers slipping during performances. The brass body of the SCWO10 is finished in a bright gold lacquer, which when combined with the deluxe hand engraving, revised bore size, and white shell key tops create a magnificent instrument.