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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.
  • Simple starter instruments by special request, 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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Ribs
Upper-Mid-Low (cm)
String-length (cm)
Condition & Sound

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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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3/5 4-S Bass made around 1800
Violin
round

50,5 -34,5 - 62,5 - 17

 

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D-102
very nice solo bass with a sweet delicate tone.

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3/4 4-S English Bass 18th century, 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-104
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

Good solo 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-106
Excellent solo bass with pressure and overwhelming deepness in sound. Very easy to play!

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3/4 4-S Bass,Prague School ca. 1900
Gamba
flat

51 - 35 - 64 - 22

 

 

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D-106
nice bass for solo players, warm and sweet tone, good condition

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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, especially chamber music!

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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, Reinhold Herold/ Brunndobra bei Klingenthal 1901, restored and new varnished by Krahmer-Pöllmann

 

Gamba
round

51 - 34 - 64 - 19,5

 

 

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Eb-108,5
Perfectly restored Solobass in best state, with fullbodied and balanced silky sound. Fine spruce top and flamed back and ribs.

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3/4 4-S, Saxonia ca. 1920

 

Violin
round

51 - 37 - 65 - 18/ 20

 

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D-107

Healthy bass with powerfull clear and balanced tone

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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 Mirecourt Bass ca. 1890
Gamba
round

52,5 - 37 - 66 - 17/ 20

 

 

D-110
Classy traditional Mirecourt bass with smooth carrying tone, warm balanced sound and easy response. The playability is despite the long scale still quite easy. Good condition.

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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, Buthod/ Thibouville-Lamy, 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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3/4 4-S Josef Budil, Cheb 1981

 

 

Gamba
flat

50 - 35,5 - 65 - 16,5/ 21,5

 

 

 

 

 

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D-106,5

Very nice instrument in very good condition from Bohemia. Well balanced and warm sound, suitable for chmaber music and solo. Easy response in all registers and direct concentrated projection.

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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 Mirecourt, Barbe-School ca. 1880
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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Old Orchestra Backstage and travelling Basscase

 

 

 

 

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This bass trunk comes originally from the Gürzenich-Orchestra in Colgne, made in the 1960s. Stiff original construktion which has been fitted with diverse supplementary foam and paddings. Something for nostalgic people who like to store their instrument safely and decorative.

 

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Bows

We carry a large collection of master bows of various origins...

From Germany: H.R.Pfretzschner, Nürnberger, Otto & Kurt Dölling, Sandner, Gotthard Schuster, Paulus, Dörfler...

From France: Victor Fetique, Ouchard Pere, Louis Gillet, Lapierre, Dupuy, Charles Nicolas & Louis Bazin, Prosper Colas, Roger Francois Lotte, Louis Morizot,

Thibouville-Lamy, Francois Lotte as well as other original historic bows.

Each bow has been carefully revised by our bow maker and is fitted with new hair. Here just a representative selection of our broad collection:

 

Description Weight (g) Stick length without screw (cm) Playable hair length (cm)
German Violone/-Cello bowwith German frog made by H.R. Pfretzschner ca. 1970, fine round pernambuco stick
83
69,5
59,5
German bass bow stamped AR. Sandner, made of flamed pernambuco, nickel silver mounted, good original condition. Excellent orchestra bow!
147
72,7
58,5
German bass bow by Markus Fischer, stamped J.S.Finkel/ Edicson Ruiz - Der goldene Bogen 2012, Gold mounted, very good solo bow!
135
69,5
55,5
German bass bow by Otto Dölling, silver mounted, very good condition!
140
70,5
56,0
German bass bow by Otto Dölling, silver mounted, very good condition!, silver mounted, very good original condition
134
70,0
56,5
Rare old German bass bow by Kurt Dölling with medium sized frog, silver mounted, very good original condition
148
72,2
58,0
Old German bass bow stamped "Mönnig & Sons", good original condition.
135
70,0
56,0
German bass bow pernambuco ***Günter A. Paulus*** nickel silver mounted, good original condition.
129
67,5
55,0
Hybrid bass bow, stick by Louis Bazin, modified with a german Pfretzschner-frog. Very good condition, with certificate about the origin of the bow stick by Raffin.
126
64,0
50,0
German bass bow *Egidius Dörfler***, silver mounted with with massive silver tip plate, very good original condition.
131
69,7
55,5
German bass bow made ca. 1870, restored by Michael Dölling, fine stick of superb wood, silver mounted. With certificate of origin by Raffin.
128
67,3
54,5

French bass bow by H. R. Pfretzschner ca. 1930, nickelsilver mounted, very good original condition

134
69,0
56,0
French bass bow by Francois Lotte with Morizot-frog. Good condition.
129
67,5
55,0
French bass bow by Roger Francois Lotte, stamped "Dupuy à Paris", round stick silver mounted, good condition. Excellent solo bow!
132
65,5
50,5
French bass bow by Roger Francois Lotte, stamped "Dupuy à Paris", octogonal stick silver mounted, very good condition. Excellent solo bow!
128
67,0
54,0
Historic bass bow made ca. 1850, Maline-school in the style of Simon FR, Pernambuk nickel silver mounted, very good restored condition
145
61,0
47,2
Historic french bass bow made by Prosper Colas, very good original condition
139
63,5
49,0
French bass bow by Charles Nicolas Bazin, ca. 1890, nickel silver mounted, very good condition, with certificate by Raffin 2011
132
63,8

50,0

French bass bow Ouchard-School, nickel silver mounted, Excellent solo bow
119
64,0
50,5
French bass bow by Louis Gillet ca. 1945, stamped "Dupuy à Paris, 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
French bass bow by Louis Bazin, stamped Gautié et Fils Toulouse, nickel silver mounted, very good original condition, certificate Atelier Raffin.
135
63,5
50,5
French bass bow by Louis Morizot Freres, nickel silver mounted, with certificate by Raffin. Good orchestra bow.
153
63,5
49,3
Historic French bass bow made of iron wood, Peccatte-School, very good restored condition. Big sound!
175
60,6
46,3
French bass bow by Ouchard Père stamped Cuniot-Hury, nickel silver mounted. Certificate Atelier Raffin
135
62,5
49,0
Historic bass bow by Louis Bazin, very good original condition, Certificate by Raffin
131

69,3

55,5
French bass bowLouis Bazin, octogonal stick nickelsilver mounted, very good original condition, certificate by Guillaume
126
66
53,5
French bass bow by Victor Fétique, silver mounted, very good original condition.
120
63,0
50,5

French bass bow by Lapierre, silver mounted, good original condition, Certificate by Raffin

126
69,0
53,5

 

...in addition numerous used bows of various schools

We recommend a visit together with your instrument, so that you can find out the bow which fits and works best for you and your bass!

 

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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

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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