Description: Double Bass (Contrabass) - Fine late 19th century German bass
This bass is very powerful, even, and easy to control . It is suitable for orchestra, jazz and solo playing. During its time in the USA it has been played in several respected american orchestras and would be an excellent bass for a pro or advanced student.
The string length is 41 7/8". Having recently been extensively restored it is in excellent condition and offered at a price below its appraised value.
If you are interested in a comfortable, resonant bass with a powerful, quality sound for a reasonable price you should consider this instrument.
The bass is currently located in Elizabethtown ,PA at Shank's Strings. Visit my webpage for more information about trying this instrument yourself and feel free to contact me with any questions.