The instrument designers and technicians at Yamaha Ateliers have worked with renowned artists in an in-depth research and development program. Their aim has been to create an instrument that would give leading artists the superior levels of musical expression and performance capability they demand.
The Atelier has a refined key layout and strap ring placement, and a new neck Screw has been developed through repeated testing and evaluation. The result in the YTS-82 Z ASP. is outstanding playability and balance that allow the performer to concentrate fully on the music.
Reduced weight for comfortable playability
Reduced C1 Neck Weight
Lightweight Thumb Rest Base
Independent key pillar bases are used for the right-hand main linkage.
Specific efforts to reduce weight have led to comfortable playability and a pleasant, dry tone that projects well.