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Important Informations

  • Spoken languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch
  • A guest room ......especially for foreign and far travelling customers who often suffer under time stress. This creates a relaxed and calm atmosphere which is essential for an effective trial period during the stay.
  • As being a bassist myself I am able to present you all instruments and bows playing, so that you can judge their quality also from distance.
  • Massive student instruments in reasonable quality always on stock, simple starter instruments by special request only, expert setup guaranteed!
  • Antique instruments in need of restaurations according to stock, please ask

 

 

Double Basses

All instruments are in very good condition and easy to play. Modifications by request

 

Description
Model
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String-length (cm)
Condition & Sound

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3/4 4-S, Student-Instrument in good quality
Violin
flat

50 - 35 - 67 - 16/21,5

 

 

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D-104,5
Fine hand made double bass with solid spruce top and birdeye maple for back and ribs, quality mechanics. Good allround instrument for Jazz, classical music or other..., good response, full sound and good projection!

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3/4 4-S Bass made ca. 1910 in Hungary/ Austria
Gamba
flat

53 - 36 - 66 - 11/19,5

 

 

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D-103
Nice old Solobass from the Austrian-Hungarian region. Fully restored and revarnished. Suitable for Jazz, Chamber Music and Solo, direct and full bodied tone with good projection!

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3/4 4-S English Bass 18th century, very probably made by William Forster II, London ca. 1800

Carries a Signature on the front plate under the fingerboard: "Made & Sold at Wm Forster's Musical Instrument Manufactory, 22 Yorkstreet, Westminster."

Violin
flat

50 - 36 - 65,5 - 14/ 17,5

 

 

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D-103
very beautiful and nice sounding bass in good condition, a real eye catcher and charmer for your ears. Warm deep and big tone with plenty of sweetness, very easy response !!!

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3/4 4-S Storioni-Schule ca. 1780 incl. custom made Mooradian Gigbag

Birne
flat

46 -36 - 60 - 17,5/ 30

 

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D-104

Very nice Solobass with delicate tone and precise projection on long distance. Very good condition and easy to play!

Certificate by Paul Biasi/ New York 1996

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3/4 4-S Wenzel B. Wilfer ca. 1960

Gamba
round

50 -38 - 67 - 17/ 21,5

 

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D-104

Solid allround bass with powerful tone, very easy to play!

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3/4 4-S Solo-Model, handcrafted by Tomas Burian/ Ostrava 2010.

Violin
round

46 -35 - 65 - 14,5/ 21

 

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D-105

Very loud solo bass with strong tone, comfortably to play!

3/4 4-S Solobass (inspired by Charles Quenoil), originally handcrafted by Tobias Pöhling, generally revised in my workshop.
Violin
round

44 - 32 - 67 - 13/ 20

 

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D-105,5
Comfortable solo bass, easy to play!

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3/4 4-S Bass made ca.1900 in Bohemia
Gamba
flat

52 - 35 - 67 - 20

 

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D-106
very nice bass for classical music or Jazz

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3/4 4-S, Markneukirchen ca. 1900
Gamba
flat

53 - 36 - 64 - 20

 

 

 

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D-106,5
Excellent solo and chamber music bass, perfect state

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3/4 4-S Bass Bohemia ca. 1850
Gamba
flat

51,5 - 36,5 - 64 - 16/ 20,5

 

 

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D-102,5

Typical model of this time period from Markneukirchen. Fully restored and with optimum setup. Suitable for any kind of music, Jazz, Chamber Music, Orchestra or Solo. Strong carrying tone and good responsewith combined with excellent projection.

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3/4 4-S Jacquet ca. 1870
Gamba
flat
53 - 38 - 66 - 15,5/ 20
D-108
Very beautifull Jacquet-Bass, fully restored, with very charming sound and big tone capacity on long distance! Excellent chamber and orchestra instrument

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3/4 4-S,Thibouville-Lamy, Model Buthod/ Mirecourt ca. 1900

 

 

Gamba
flat

50 - 37 - 67 - 16/20

 

 

 

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D-106,5

Typical Mirecourt Bass from the end of the 19th century, totally restored. Well definated tone with good response in all registers.

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4/4 5-S by Benedikt Lang/ Mittenwald ca. 1930
Gamba
round

48,5 - 37 - 68,5 - 17,5/ 20

 

 

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D-108
Nice well working 5-stringer with big tone and easy response, good condition without any serious old cracks.

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4/4 4-S Barbe/ Dijon 19th century
Gamba
flat

55 - 39,5 - 70,5 - 15/20

 

 

 

D-110
Fine 4-string bass with great carrying tone, warm balanced sound, easy response. Very good condition.

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4/4 5-S Grünert 1980
Gamba
round

51,5 - 37,5 - 71 - 17/21,5

 

 

 

D-108
Fine 5-stringer with great carrying tone, warm balanced sound, easy response. Very good condition, no cracks. This instrument was regularly inspected in the Grünert work shop!
Vektor Electric Upright Bass incl. flightcase and stand

String lenth 102cm

Total weight less than 20kgs

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High end electric upright bass of our recent production, fitted with a Wilson K1 and active electronics. Great sound and easy playing in arco and pizz, silent rehearsaling without amplification possible. Safe and comfortable transport with the custom designed flightcase !

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Bows German Grip

Each bow has been carefully revised by our bow maker and is fitted with new hair.
Description Weight (g) Stick length without screw (cm) Playable hair length (cm)
Violone/-Cello bow with German frog made by H.R. Pfretzschner ca. 1970, fine round pernambuco stick
83
69,5
59,5
Kurt Dölling, round stick nickel silver mounted, very good condition
121
70,5
56
Markus Fischer, stamped J.S.Finkel/ Edicson Ruiz - Der goldene Bogen 2012, Gold mounted, very good solo bow!
135
69,5
55,5
Otto Dölling, octogonal stick silver mounted, very good condition!
134
70,0
56,5
Emil Werner, round stick nickel silver mounted, very good condition
141
69,5
55,0
Heinz Dölling, octogonal stick silver mounted, very good condition
147
69,5
56,0
H.R. Pfretzschner, roundl stick silver mounted, very good condition
138
73,5
60,0
***Günter A. Paulus*** nickel silver mounted, good original condition.
129
67,5
55,0
W.M. Mönnig & Son
135
69,5
56,0
Ca. 1870, restored by Michael Dölling, fine stick of superb wood, silver mounted. With certificate of origin by Raffin.
128
67,3
54,5

H.R. Pfretzschner ca. 1930, silver mounted, very good original condition

125
70,0
76,0
W. Renz, round stick nickel mounted, good condition. Excellent solo bow!
135
71,3
57,0
Paul Rich. Heberlein ca. 1950/60, octogonal stick nickel silver mounted, new and unplayed!
150
73,7
60,5
Paul Rich. Heberlein ca. 1930, round stick silver mounted
135
70,7
56,5
R. Weichold/ Dresden 19th century, very good original condition
133
69,1
56,5
Philip Smith/ Australia, octogonal snakewood stick silver mounted
145
68,5
56,0

 

...in addition numerous other german bows of various schools depending on the stock situation

It is highly recommended to come for a visit together with your instrument, so that you can find out the bow which fits and works best for you and your bass!

Being a bassist my self I am able to present you all bows playing, so that you are able to judge them also from distance.

 

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Bows French Grip

Each bow has been carefully revised by our bow maker and is fitted with new hair.

 

Description Weight (g) Stick length without screw (cm) Playable hair length (cm)
H.R. Pfretzschner ca. 1910/20 Model Ideal, silver mounted, very good original condition.
126
64,0
54,0

H. R. Pfretzschner ca. 1930, nickelsilver mounted, very good original condition.

134
69,0
56,0
Francois Lotte with Morizot-frog. Good condition.
129
67,5
55,0
Roger Francois Lotte, stamped "Dupuy à Paris", round stick silver mounted, good condition. Excellent solo bow!
128
67,0
54,0
Roger Francois Lotte, stamped "Dupuy à Paris", octogonal stick silver mounted, very good condition. Excellent solo bow!
126
64,0
54,0
Maline-school in the style of Simon FR ca. 1850, Pernambuk nickel silver mounted, very good restored condition.
145
61,0
47,2
Prosper Colas, very good original condition.
139
63,5
49,0
Ouchard-School, nickel silver mounted.
119
64,0
50,5
Louis Gillet ca. 1945, stamped "Dupuy à Paris, octogonal stick silver mounted, very good condition, with certificate by Atelier Raffin. Good solo and orchestra bow with perfect balance, contact and definition!
140
68,5
56,5
Louis Gillet ca. 1955, stamped "Dupuy à Paris, round stick silver mounted, very good condition, with certificate by Atelier Raffin. Good solo and orchestra bow with perfect balance, contact and definition!
139
68,5
56,5
Louis Bazin, stamped Gautié et Fils Toulouse, nickel silver mounted, very good original condition, certificate Atelier Raffin.
135
63,5
50,5
Morizot Freres, nickel silver mounted, with certificate by Raffin. Good orchestra bow.
153
63,5
49,3
Ouchard Père stamped Cuniot-Hury, nickel silver mounted. Certificate Atelier Raffin.
135
62,5
49,0
Victor Fétique, silver mounted, very good original condition.
120
63,0
50,5

Marcel Lapierre, stamped and made for Dupuy à Paris, silver mounted, good original condition, Certificate by Raffin.

126
69,0
53,5

Emilio Slaviero 2006, silver mounted, very good original condition, Certificate by the maker himself 2006.

128
67,0
53,5

 

...in addition numerous other french bows of various schools

It is highly recommended to come for a visit together with your instrument, so that you can find out the bow which fits and works best for you and your bass!

Being a bassist my self I am able to present you all bows playing, so that you are able to judge them also from distance.

 

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Bows historic

Each bow has been carefully revised by our bow maker and is fitted with new hair.

 

Description Weight (g) Stick length without screw (cm) Playable hair length (cm)
German baroque bow with hammer head and ebony frog ca. 1900, cherry stick nickel silver mounted
169
66,0
52,0
German baroque bow with hammer head and cherry frog ca. 1900, cherry stick nuckel silver mounted
154
66,0
51,0
German baroque bow with hammer head ca. 1900, high quality brazil stick nickel silver mounted
162
67,3

54,0

English baroque bow - Dragonetti-Model with ebony screw, konvex pernambuco stick nickel silver mounted
157
65,5
52,5
German/ English baroque bow - Dragonetti-model with fixed frog
142
69,0
51,5
J. Thibouville LY French Dragonetti-model konvex stick with ebony frog and brass screw
154
63,5
51,5
Bazin-school French Dragonetti-Model with open Brasil frog and brass screw
152
63,6
51,0
Charles Nicolas Bazin Dragonetti-model with open Brasil frog and brass screw
131
63,0
50,0
Charles Nicolas Bazin Dragonetti-model with open Brasil frog and brass screw
128
63,0
50,5
In the style of Pierre Cuniot, French model ironwood, very good restored condition
149
63,3
48,5
Peccatte-school French modell Schlangenholz, very good restored condition
175
63,0
48,5
Charles Louis Bazin, French model with open Brasil frog and brass screw, very good original condition!
140
60,7
46,0
In the style of Prosper Colas, French model made for and stamped Gustave Bernadel ca. 1880, open ebony frog and brass screw silver mounted
114
62,5
49,5
Bazin-school ca. 1900, French model with open Brasil frog and brass screw. Certificate Raffin
148
64,0
50,5
In the style Cuniot-Hury, French Modell snakewood with open Brasil frog and brass screw. Certificate Raffin
157
61,2
49,5
Morizot Freres , French model nickel silver mounted, very good restored condition. Zertifikat Raffin
153
63,5
49,3

 

...in addition numerous other bows ...

It is highly recommended to come for a visit together with your instrument, so that you can find out the bow which fits and works best for you and your bass!

Being a bassist my self I am able to present you all bows playing, so that you are able to judge them also from distance.

 

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Gigbags

 

Description

Christopher Double bass Gigbag "Deluxe" 3/4 or 4/4

 

 

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Transducers & Microphones

 

Description

FWF B1  Pickup "Underwood" - Style/ 2 Elements

 

 

Vektor™Kontramike

Phantom Power 9V requested!

Our Recommendation:

Schertler Yellow Single Preamp

 

 

Authentic acoustic Sound !

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Amplification-Systems

 

Description

Schertler "LaFaro Deluxe"

Weight: 19.10 Kg - 42.10 Lib.

Dimensions: 37x45hx33.5 cm - 14.5x17.7hx13.2 Inch

Speakers: 1” Doom Tweeter - 8” Woofer

Construction: Plywood

Channels: 2 independent channels

Effects: No integrated effects

Preamp: CLASS-A - no integrated circuits

Power: 280 Watts bi-amplified

 

Check it out live "this reference class amp" in our shop !!!

Schertler Yellow Single Pre-Amp

modern and sophisticated design, build in a robust and light aluminum case.
maximum two input channels for all kind of microphones and pick-ups.
maximum four output lines with multiple connections
headphones output
send & return for effect loop
four band EQ and extra dedicated filters on the main channel to ensure wide range of tonal controls and maximum flexibility.
hi-end pure class A electronics for the best possible sound performance

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Specials

 

Description

CD My Double Bass, Ödön Racz

 

 

 

Waka Waka Power

Powerpack for out door activities!

 

Recharges your Smartphone with sun energy and also works as an effective lamp light on the road ...

USB-exit, 3 switchable light rates and SOS-function!

 

Technical data sheed

Competitive Price!

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The Sommerhoff precision oil-pencil made of aluminum and is the only precision-oil-dispenser for any kind of oil including alcali oil and any other kind of fluids.

The Sommerhoff precision oil-pencil dispenses finely dosed quantities dropwise. Even oils with very low viscosity cannot leak out after long terms of laying intermission. This oil pencil of highest production quality without compromises satisfies even the highest professional expectations.

 

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Especially recommended for the care of brass wind instruments but also for cleaning up resistent rosin spots on string instruments with orange oil.

The usage is very easy. You can fill in ca. 5 ml oil into the aluminium tank and dispensing the oil dropwise by pressing the button on top of the pencil.

Flightcase (with 2 long inside spaces LWD= 130x15x18cm)

 

2 pieces available

 

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