Skip to content

Yamaha YAS-280 - Alto Saxophone
BC4019

£799.00
UK tax incl.
£665.83
UK tax excl.
In stock
Finance options

0% Finance

10% deposit of £79.90

9 monthly payments of £79.90

Interest free finance

24 month finance 4.9 APR

10% deposit of £79.90

24 monthly payments of £31.48

Finance charges apply

Description

FREE Beginners DVD (Worth £19)

FREE Sax.co.uk Pro Set up & FREE one year service

Yamaha Mouthpiece and Yamaha Hard Case included

Award winning after sales service from our team of saxophone players

An Ideal Student Instrument

The Yamaha YAS280 is generally regarded as one of the best student horns on the market. For getting started and even as a budget horn for a more advanced player, these are an ideal choice.

Description

The YAS280 is a sax which really stands out from the pack when it comes to student horns. With its smooth keywork, easy blowing character and overall responsiveness this is a sax which is very hard to beat. Add to that the Yamaha 4C mouthpiece included as standard, rugged build quality, a good quality case and the fact they hold their value exceptionally well, this is very much the instrument of choice in its price range.

Material: Brass

Finish: Gold lacquer

Key Touches: White polyester

Neck: Yamaha

Engraving: Yamaha standard

Case: Light but very strong. With backpack straps and A4 pocket

Mouthpiece: Plastic Yamaha 4c

Made in: Indonesia

• 9 Month Interest Free Finance Available on this Product

• Free Professional Set Up & Free Check over within a Year

Recommended for: Students and advancing players on a budget

Free Pro Set Up

1.On arrival, every saxophone is checked & adjusted in-store. This is essential as every sax requires some attention after it’s long journey from the factory.

2. Once sold, every saxophone is checked & regulated for a second time as the set-up can be affected by the new materials expanding & contracting according to environmental conditions.

3. New saxes purchased from us can be returned within a year for a FREE check over and adjustment.

Delivery

  • Free 1st Class Delivery on all orders over £75 to UK MAINLAND
  • Free Next Working day Delivery on all Saxophones to UK MAINLAND (excluding hire saxophones)
  • Competitive International Shipping Rates

Delivery Schedule

We deliver your order right away. Orders received before 2pm are normally shipped the same day. International orders are generally received in under 7 days.

We have a massive selection of goods, although If your item is not in stock, we will back order it for you. You will always be emailed with the option to choose an alternative or cancel your order if you would rather not wait.

Postage Prices Outside of the UK

Simply add your desired products to the shopping cart, choose your shipping destination and the website will automatically assign your postage to the shopping cart.

UK Shipping Guide

Listed below is a guide to our UK Mainland shipping charges.

Category Royal Mail 1st Class Special Next Day Special Next Day (by 12pm)
Saxophones N/A FREE £5.00
Accessories £3.00 £8.00 N/A
Heavy Items £5.00 £8.00 N/A

Postage Within The UK

Royal Mail First Class (Default Shipping)

First Class Delivery aims to deliver within 1 to 3 days of postage but do bear in mind larger items are likely to need hand delivery (sax stands don't fit through letter boxes).

Royal Mail Special Delivery (Next Day)

If your order is placed before 2pm and is in stock we promise to deliver next day. If an Item is not in stock we will refund your additional postage costs and deliver as soon as the goods are available. Over 2kg we use a mixture of regular post (low value items such as bags and heavier stands) & various couriers (usually DPD or UPS) depending on location and value.

Postage Within The EU

Anything under 2kg ships with Royal Mail. Orders amounting to over about £50 ship using a signed for and, if necessary, insured postal service. Orders over 2kg ship with various courier services- again, usually UPS or Fedex. 

Rest Of The World

Any order under 2kg ships in the regular mail (unless otherwise requested at time of ordering). Higher value shipments are sent using a signed for and, if necessary, insured postal service. Heavier items ship by courier - again, we tend to use UPS or Fedex. Please note that, should you want smaller orders by courier (an advisable security measure in some countries) please specify clearly when ordering. This will often incur a higher shipping price which we may have to cover by sending a paypal invoice.

For any order which has shipped with tracking: the full tracking information can be checked using the "my orders" section on our website (a link is on your initial order confirmation). 

If you're based overseas and would like more information on shipping including customs duty, please read our Based Overseas guide located here.

Returns

If you wish to return products purchased on our website please follow the guidance below.

Goods purchased online from www.sax.co.uk can be returned within 14 days of receipt. This does not apply to products where hygiene is concerned and product seals have been broken (Reeds, mouthpieces etc). Goods purchased through our website cannot be returned to our retail stores.
Please print and complete returns document found here: Return Document and include it inside your package.

  1. You must obtain a receipt with tracking information from the Post Office or chosen courier service. This can be used to track the item(s) that you are returning. We cannot accept liability for returned goods that we don’t receive or for those that get damaged in transit on their return.
  2. In all cases, (except where an item is faulty) the item(s) returned must be in its original and saleable condition. This includes all original packaging that must be undamaged and intact.
  3. All goods will be inspected on return. Where we have to make reductions in price to facilitate re-sale, you will be notified and the cost will be deducted from your refund.
  4. Goods are your responsibility until they reach our warehouse, so please ensure you package them up well to prevent any damage or loss during shipping.
  5. The initial postage and packaging charge is non refundable.

We aim process refunds 24 hours of receipt. If you do not see your original payment method credited within ten days please contact us.

Please send all returns to the following address:

SAX.CO.UK RETURNS DEPARTMENT
BROOKLANDS PARK
FARNINGHAM ROAD
CROWBOROUGH
EAST SUSSEX
TN6 2JD

If you have any difficulty or have any other queries regarding our returns policy, our customer services will be able to assist at help@sax.co.uk or 01892662533.

Related items

Sakkusu Deluxe Care Kit Sakkusu Deluxe Care Kit
£42.00
£29.00 UK tax incl.
£24.17 UK tax excl.
Available to order
A brand new high quality care kit designed by Sax.co.uk containing 8 essential care products for the saxophone. Each item has been specially selected to ensure your saxophone stays in a fantastic working order. Complete with clear instructions on how to use each item properly. To purchase all items separately would cost £42 Contents: BG Pull Thru (branded Sakkusu) - One of the highest quality most…
Hercules - DS630B - Alto/Tenor Saxophone Grabber Stand Hercules - DS630B - Alto/Tenor Saxophone Grabber Stand
£30.99 UK tax incl.
£25.82 UK tax excl.
In stock
Protect your saxophone with the Auto Grip System! Nothing compares! Adjustable backrest accommodates both Alto and Tenor sax 2 extra peg holes on the legs lets you store other instruments without using extra floor space (see available pegs) Swivel Legs with Locking Pin fit around other equipment. Height: 430mm (16.9") Weight: 0.98kg (2.2lbs) Load capacity: 10kg (22lbs) Folded size: 310x110mm (12.2…
Rico Padded Sax Strap - Soprano/Alto Rico Padded Sax Strap - Soprano/Alto
£34.90 UK tax incl.
£29.08 UK tax excl.
In stock
A very comfortable, durable and easy to adjust saxophone strap. -Padded Memory Foam provides extra comfort on your neck -Breathable athletic material is comfortable and stays dry. In a recent article in The Saxophone and Clarinet Journal Gerard McChrystal hailed these as the best straps available

Also bought items

JodyJazz Jet Tenor Saxophone Mouthpiece JodyJazz Jet Tenor Saxophone Mouthpiece
£169.00 UK tax incl.
£140.83 UK tax excl.
In stock
Staff Review Jody Espina actually came to our store for us to try the Jet Tenor prior to its release. Before this, the mouthpiece market was very limited for Bright and punchy non-metal tenor pieces that did not break the bank and were of such high quality. I was staggered by how well balanced the big fat sound was combined with the powerful projection it gives you. Also, I found it very free blow…
Sax co uk T-Shirt - Black Sax co uk T-Shirt - Black
£12.99 UK tax incl.
£10.82 UK tax excl.
In stock
The new 2018 Sax.co.uk T-shirt! Manufactured using a midweight 100% cotton belcoro yarn and offers you a cotton/lycra rib crew neck for extra comfort. Chest to Fit (Inches) Small - 35 - 37 Medium - 38 - 40 Large - 41-43 XL - 44 -46 XXL - 47 - 59
Sakkusu - Tenor Saxophone - Deluxe Sakkusu - Tenor Saxophone - Deluxe
£599.00 UK tax incl.
£499.17 UK tax excl.
In stock
The latest addition to our own Sakkusu range, the Deluxe Tenor enhances an already exciting beginner range offering a bit more bang for your buck. Overview: Our latest range of Sakkusu saxophones offer incredible quality for an unbelievable price, none less so than the new Sakkusu Deluxe Tenor which gives customers more choice when browsing the range. The Deluxe boasts a solid construction, comfor…
Sakkusu - Deluxe Baritone - Gold Lacquer Sakkusu - Deluxe Baritone - Gold Lacquer
£1,699.00 UK tax incl.
£1,415.83 UK tax excl.
In stock
The new Sakkusu baritone's strong build quality, good ergonomics and competitive price make this a serious contender for anyone looking for a baritone on a budget. Overview: The Sakkusu deluxe is the upgrade from our standard Sakkusu baritone- offering a fuller response and improved consistency of tone throughout the horn’s range. This sax, a budget instrument by baritone standards, still offers a…
Sakkusu - Alto Saxophone - Vintage Sakkusu - Alto Saxophone - Vintage
£349.00 UK tax incl.
£290.83 UK tax excl.
In stock
BRAND NEW SAKKUSU RANGE! All new low price! Overview: We have now introduced brand new entry-level Sakkusu altos and tenors into our range, featuring a choice of Gold, Black and Vintage finishes. These new models represent incredible value for money – each sax has a solid construction, comfortable key layout, solid intonation and a pleasant and full-bodied tone. We also include a Yamaha 4C mouthpi…

Reviews

This product has not yet been reviewed

Hello,

We are very sorry, but the browser you are visting us with is outdated and not complient with our website security.

Please upgrade your browser to a modern secure version to view our website.