Double Bass Bows – French

PW Bryant – HOLIDAY SALE! French octagonal pernambuco bow, made by PW Bryant, England ca. 1950. Fully mounted in nickel silver with pearl eye, and figured ebony frog. A top notch bow in excellent condition! Consignment. 132g$7,500
$6,750
Pierre-Yves Fuchs – HOLIDAY SALE! French pernambuco bow, #624, made by Swiss bow maker Pierre-Yves-Fuchs. Fully mounted in silver with Parisian eye, beautifully figured stick, and excellent balance/response. Consignment. 146g$6,500
$5,750
Roger Lotte – HOLIDAY SALE! French octagonal pernambuco bow, made by Roger Lotte, Mirecourt ca. 1960. Fully mounted in nickel silver with Parisian eye, and ebony frog. A beautiful example of this maker’s output that plays exceptionally well! Consignment. 132g$5,500
$4,500
S Kolstein – HOLIDAY SALE! French pernambuco bow, made by Samuel Kolstein, New York, #1072. Fully mounted in silver with Parisian eye, and Lignum Vitae frog. A truly gorgeous bow by a renowned American maker! Consignment. 150g$5,500
$4,900
Steven Reiley – NEW! SALE! French pernambuco bow, made by Steven Reiley of Michigan, ca. 1980s. Fully mounted in silver with ebony frog. Choice pernambuco with beautiful flamed figure throughout. This is a major league bow that handles effortlessly. A truly gorgeous bow by a renowned American maker! Consignment. 129g$4,500
$4,000
L Morizot – HOLIDAY SALE! French pernambuco bow, made by French bow maker Louis Morizot ca. 1920’s, Mirecourt. Fully mounted in silver with Parisian eye. Don’t miss out on this classic Morizot!. Consignment. 168.5g$8,000
$4,000
Les Korus – NEW! French round pernambuco bow, made by Les Korus of Tokepa, KS. Fully mounted in silver, with pearl eye and ebony frog. A very articulate and stable bow that pulls a big sound. We are happy to represent this American bowmaker in our shop! Consignment. 140g$4,000
R Dotschkail – HOLIDAY SALE! French octagonal pernambuco bow, made by Rudolph Dotschkail, Erlangen, Germany ca. 1970. Fully mounted in silver with Parisian eye, and ebony frog. A very light and agile bow that pulls a big sound! Consignment. 125g$4,000
$3,000
JP Bernard – HOLIDAY SALE! French round pernambuco bow, made by JP Bernard, Brussels ca. 1970s. Fully mounted in silver with Parisian eye, and ebony frog. A very well balanced bow that pulls a big sound! Consignment. 132g$3,500
$3,000
Reid Hudson – French bow, made by famed Canadian bowmaker Reid Hudson, ca. 1995. Dark brown high-grade Pernambuco, eliptical stick, and silver mounted frog with Parisian eye. Excellent condition! 139g. Consignment.SOLD!
Unstamped Silver – HOLIDAY SALE! Unstamped, French Pernambuco bow, finely-engraved silver, with round stick, and silver/silk winding. 134g. Consignment.$2,200
$1,750
EH Roth – HOLIDAY SALE! French pernambuco bow, from the shop of German bow maker Ernst Heinrich Roth around the turn of the century. Sterling silver mounted, ebony frog with pearl dot inlay. Excellent condition. Consignment. 138g$2,500
$1,600
Horst Schicker – Pernambuco bass bow by retired German bowmaker Horst Schicker, Hard case included. Consignment. 137g$1,800
Siqueira – Nickel mounted, round pernambuco stick, abalone eye and slide. Excellent value! 135g$900
V. Schaeffer – HOLIDAY SALE! Fully lined silver mounted, round pernambuco stick, abalone eye and slide. Excellent value! 139.6g$1,600
SOLD
Snakewood – HOLIDAY SALE! Unstamped snakewood French bow, fully mounted nickel silver with snakewood frog and abalone slide. Consignment. 152g$1,000
$800
Pfretzschner School – Nickel mounted, round gumwood stick, abalone eye and slide. Excellent value! Consignment. 143g$900
V. Schaeffer – Fully lined nickel mounted, octagonal pernambuco stick, abalone eye and slide. Excellent value! 139.6g$880
V. Schaeffer – Pre-owned, Fully lined nickel mounted, round pernambuco stick, abalone eye and slide. Excellent value! 133g$795
V. Schaeffer – Pre-owned, Fully lined nickel mounted, round pernambuco stick, abalone eye and slide. Excellent value! Consignment. 139g$795
Dorfler – Brazilwood bow, made in Germany. Round stick, nickel mounted, fully-lined frog, with inlaid mother of pearl eye and slide. 131g$590
David Van Edwards – Baroque violone bow, made in England by master bow maker David Van Edwards. Octagonal snakewood stick, with ebony open frog & screw. 112gSOLD!
Unstamped – Nickel mounted, pearl slide, octagonal Brazilwood stick. Fresh rehair. 134g$400
Core Select Series 200 – Carbon fiber bass bow 1/2 & 3/4 French. 125g & 128g$225
Ji Strings Series 85 – Brazilwood bass bow with fully lined ebony frog, abalone slide, Parisian eye.$139
Core 1088 Series – Fiberglass bass bow with fully lined ebony frog, abalone slide, Parisian eye.$99
Ji Strings Series 76 – Best bass bow we’ve found under $100. Durable Kandenwood. Available in 3/4, 1/2 and 1/4 sizes$99

Double Bass Bows – German

Les Korus – NEW! German round pernambuco bow, made by Les Korus of Tokepa, KS. Fully mounted in silver, with Pfretzschner style ebony frog. A very agile German bow, reminiscent of the light, old Pfretzschner bows. We are happy to represent this American bowmaker in our shop! Consignment. 127g$4,000
Albert Nurnberger – Made in the shop/school of Albert Nurnberger, Pernambuco stick, nickel mounting, leather/silver/silk winding. 148gSOLD!
Horst John – HOLIDAY SALE! Custom bench copy of a very fine HR Pfretzschner bow, Pernambuco stick, and silver mounting. A well balanced, articulate stick! 150g$1,400
$1,300
Antonino Airenti – Early baroque Violone bow, made by Antonino Airenti of Italy. Taller German-style frog, Balkan maple stick, with open ebony frog & screw. A well-balanced and articulate bow! 145gSOLD!
Siqueira – Nickel mounted, pearl slide, round Pernambuco stick. Very nicely crafted bow that plays like bows 4x this price! 130g$900
Arcos Brasil V. Schaeffer- Fully lined nickel mounted, abalone eye and slide, round, beautifully flamed Pernambuco stick. 139g$880
David Van Edwards – Classical “Dragonetti” bow, made in England by master bow maker David Van Edwards. German style frog, pernambuco stick, ebony open frog/screw. 155gSOLD!
David Van Edwards – Classical “Dragonetti” bow, made in England by master bow maker David Van Edwards. German style clip-in frog, Ekki stick, ebony open frog. 132gSOLD!
Dorfler – Brazilwood bow, made in Germany. Round stick, nickel mounted with inlaid mother of pearl eye and slide. 134g$476
Dorfler – Brazilwood bow, made in Germany. Round stick, nickel mounted with mother of pearl slide. 139g$400
W Seifert – Nickel mounted, pearl slide, round Pernambuco stick. Very nicely crafted bow with fairly little camber. Lays in the string nicely. 132g$400
Core Select Series 200 – Carbon fiber bass bow 1/2 & 3/4 German. 116g & 140g$225
Ji Strings Series 85 – Brazilwood fully lined bass bow with silver mounted ebony frog, abalone slide, Parisian eye.$139
Core 1088 Series – Fiberglass bass bow with fully lined ebony frog, abalone slide, Parisian eye.$99
Ji Strings Series 76 – Durable Kandenwood string bass bow. Available in 3/4, 1/2 and 1/4 sizes.$99

Double Bass Pick-Ups

Fishman Full Circle – Fine-tuning feature lets you quickly choose between an open, resonant response or a drier, more focused amplified double bass tone.$229.95
Fishman Platinum Stage Preamp – Analog preamp with XLR D.I. Four-band EQ with sweep-mid, volume boost switch with level control, uses 9v battery.$149.95
David Gage Realist LifeLine – Designed by Ned Steinberger and David Gage. The newest pickup from Realist. Durable, self-powered, transparent piezo pickup. Performs well at high volumes, producing a clear sound without boom. Mounted at the adjuster without glue or fasteners.$229
David Gage Realist Copperhead Pickup – Designed by Ned Steinberger and David Gage. Does not require pre-amp; available in copper or wood, the Flexible piezo element fits under the bridge foot and the top of your instrument and is designed so it won’t alter the acoustic sound of your double bass.$219.99
David Gage Realist Docking Station – Non-permanent, and requiring no modifications to your instrument, it’s a clean and simple way to mount your pickup’s output to the bass. Integrated “plug” which you plug into the ¼” output jack of your pickup, and its standard ¼” output jack accepts standard instrument (guitar) cables. Works with upright bass pickups from all manufacturers!$89.99
K & K Bass Max Upright Bass Transducer – Sandwich design for “quick wedge-mount” in one bridge wing. Layered construction of two piezo crystals, one facing up and one down. Connection jack held in place by a special attachment clamp mounted at the A and D strings between string-holder and bass bridge.$129
Underwood – SALE! Underwood Pickups has been a family business for over 35 years. Every Underwood Bass Pickup is hand assembled and tested to assure the highest quality. An often imitated classic design, Don Underwood was the first to perfect the two piezo elements fitted into the wings of the bridge.$200
$125

Double Bass Covers

Messina Covers Standard Double Bass Bag – Messina Covers standard bass bags are designed by bass players and made in America. Five pockets, oriented to be accessed while the bass is on its side. The shell is 1000 denier nylon (Cordura), with 3/4″ foam padding. Durable handles, placed for easy carrying and loading, and padded shoulder strap. Choice of Color.$395
Messina Covers Custom Double Bass Bag – For irregularly sized and shaped basses, Messina Covers offers custom bass bags using the same 100% American materials, based on a tracing of your bass. Choice of color and option to add personalized embroidery. Special Order.$470
Bobelock #1020 Double Bass Bag – Generously padded with 1″ foam, with accessory pockets on front, music pocket on the back, bow sleeve, shoulder straps, soft nylon lining, and tough nylon canvas exterior, provides protection and lots of easy movement under normal use conditions. Available in 1/2, 3/4 and 7/8 sizes$258
Eastman CB50 Double Bass Bag – The CB50 soft cases are well padded and feature a canvas cover, bow pocket, accessory and music pockets, heavy-duty zipper, and swivel snaps. Available in 3/4 and 7/8$199
Tonareli Double Bass Bag – A well-padded cover with two padded zippered bow pockets, backpack straps, red ballistic nylon Exterior, 28 mm thick foam padding, four rubber side protective feet, and heavy duty YKK Zippers. Available in 3/4.$300

Double Bass Bow Cases and Bass Quivers

Leather Quiver – Full grain leather, stitched with extra strength thread, leather ties to attach to your bass. Available in black.$39.95
Bobelock Bass Bow Case with Canvas Cover – French or German bass bow case with attached zippered canvas cover, strap and rosin pocket. Sturdy Bobelock construction, velour lining surrounded by a sturdy plywood shell.$90.00 (F)
$95.00 (G)
Bobelock Bass Bow Case with Vinyl Cover – Single French or German bass bow case with black vinyl cover. Sturdy Bobelock construction, velour lining surrounded by a sturdy plywood shell.$88 (F)
$88 (G)
Bobelock Fiberglass Bass Bow Case – Single French or German bass bow case in black or a variety of colors. Sturdy Bobelock construction, velour lining surrounded by a sturdy fiberglass shell.$88 (F)
$88 (G)
Bobelock Double Bass Bow Case with Vinyl Cover – DOUBLE French or German bass bow case with black vinyl cover. Sturdy Bobelock construction, velour lining surrounded by a sturdy plywood shell.$99 (F)
$99 (G)
Protec Bass Bow Case – Canvas covered bass bow case, fits French or German style bow. Detachable shoulder strap, rosin pocket, velvet lined.$59.99

Bass Rosins

Pops Bass Rosin – For beginners and professionals, extremely soft rosin, formulated in Houston Texas. Their claim of ‘World’s most popular bass rosin’ is well deserved. (No brag, just fact!)$12.95
Kolstein Ultra Soft or All Weather Bass Rosin – Ultra Formulation Supreme rosin. World famous for its low powdering and smooth, easy bowing.$15.95
Carlsson Swedish Bass Rosin – Made in Sweden by the Hart Family for generations. A medium/hard rosin.$14.95
Nyman Swedish Bass Rosin – Another rosin made by the Nyman Hart Family for generations. A medium/hard rosin in a foil-wrapped cake in flip-top plastic container.$15.95
Wiedoeft Bass Rosin – A newly re-released rosin with superior tonal qualities, powerful, and smooth, with long lasting application in convenient silicone container. Made in USA!$28.00

Other String Bass Accessories

Sloane Tuning Machines – Cast bronze with stainless steel worm gear and anodized aluminum core. 50:1 fine tooth gearing. Available in four handle styles: Original, English, Italian, or Venetian. Installation additional.$599 (4 str)
$699 (5 str)
Marvin Wire Tailpiece – Marvin cable tailpieces are a totally new tailpiece design for double basses that provide greater sound and sustain, and less mass/weight muting the vibration of the bridge.$89.95
Onyx Bass Wheel – Light-weight, stainless steel 6″ wheel designed to cushion the ride of your upright bass. Just remove your endpin and insert wheel. Will not leak.$85
Ingles Bass Stand – Keep your upright bass ready to play! Two height-adjustable cushioned arms to support the bass, with safety bar to secure the neck, bow hook and knobs for height adjustment.$64.95
Hercules Bass Stand – Another safe and convenient bass stand, the Hercules offers a padded bottom cradle and padded backrest, wrapped with a specially formulated foam, to protect all possible contact points. Easily folds for storing or transporting.$89.95
Genuine Tourte Mute for Double Bass- Two slits on either side to allow mute to fit over D and A and slide up and down when not in use. Designed for chamber music, orchestra and personal practice – light muting level.$9.95
Ultra Practice Mute for Double Bass- The Ultra Practice Mute is molded from sound-deadening rubber, and for practice muting is superior to metal mutes. Proudly made in the USA.$12.95
Wooden Mute for Double Bass- Two-pronged classic design, made from a variety of highly figured hardwoods. Designed and handmade in Greensboro, NC!.$40.00
Leather Bumpers- Leather edge bumpers, in black or brown, includes adhesive for DIY application!$30.00
Kolstein Bass Bib – Luxurious protective velvet covering with satin backing, complete with an accessory pocket and a handy pencil holder. Attaches around base of neck with Velcro strap. Available in two color combinations: black velvet with red satin/accents, or brown velvet with white satin/accents.$33.00

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