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Seller: Joseph Heindel, Akron, OH
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Asking Price: $700.00 Or Best Offer
Size: bass
Date Made: 2018
Papers: Yes
String Length: 50:1
Maker / Nationality: Irving Sloane
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Additional Description: Irving Sloane double bass tuning machines serial #870
these gears have been drilled for a reduced weight (and looks) the shaft is aluminum. $700 obo Thanks
CODE: 20200602

Joseph Heindel, Akron, OH
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Seller: James Vivian, Toronto, ON, Canada
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Asking Price: $35,000.00 
Size: 7/8
Date Made: 1910
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: Hawkes & Son, London (Panormo Model)
Performing Capacity: Orchestral, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners
Additional Description: Same owner for over 40 years. Bass is in super shape and needs no work. Fabulously maintained by Heinl's in Toronto. Set-up and removeable neck by Mario Lamarre in Montreal. Used on over 100 recordings. Great for orchestral or jazz.
CODE: 20200531

James Vivian, Toronto, ON, Canada
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Seller: Kim Plewniak, Spokane, WA
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Asking Price: $33,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 7/8
Date Made: Late 19th Century
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: Thibouville Lamy
Performing Capacity: Orchestral, Chamber
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Gamba Corners, Large Shoulders, Flat Back
Additional Description: A great orchestral instrument that has a beautiful deep and clear tone that projects fully to the back of the hall. The measurements are: Overall height 73.5", Body height 45.25", Upper bout 21.75", Lower bout 26.75". This bass is in fantastic shape and has a big, booming sound that has served me well in my orchestral work for many years. More pictures upon request.
CODE: 20200501

Kim Plewniak, Spokane, WA
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Seller: Barbara Olson, Geneva, IL
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Asking Price: $7,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 7/8
Papers: Yes
Maker / Nationality: Herold Jaeger/Reproduction
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Additional Description: 1920s bass
beautiful mixture of hardwoods
Appraised by an independent luthier.
CODE: 20200502

Barbara Olson, Geneva, IL
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Seller: FOUNDATION TO ASSIST YOUNG MUSICIANS
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Asking Price: $15,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 1974
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: E. M. POLLMAN
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Gamba Corners, Carved Back
Additional Description: GARY KARR: "IT'S ONE OF THE BEST POLLMANS I'VE SEEN, AND I LOVE IT!"
CODE: 20200419

FOUNDATION TO ASSIST YOUNG MUSICIANS
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Seller: Dennis James, New York, NY
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Asking Price: $90,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 7/8
Date Made: late 1600s early 1700
Papers: No
String Length: 41 3/4
Maker / Nationality: Old Italian late 17th century, early 18th century, Amati period
Performing Capacity: Orchestral, Chamber
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Violin Corners
Additional Description: Powerful orchestral instrument, comfortable and in excellent condition. Photos and specs available upon request. Instrument is from the Paul Harris Estate
CODE: 20200409


Seller: Dennis James, New York, NY
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Asking Price: $90,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 7/8th
Date Made: 1857
Papers: No
String Length: 41
Maker / Nationality: Andreas Postacchini
Performing Capacity: Orchestral
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners
Additional Description: Comfortable, powerful orchestral bass in excellent condition.
Photos and specs available on request.
CODE: 20200409


Seller: Biase & Fantoni Rare Violins
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Asking Price: $0.00 Negotiable
Papers: Yes
Additional Description: Now Available: A large collection of fantastic professional bass violins and bows, all expert certified.

Instruments by:
Juzek, Conia, Toenniges, Bandini, Antongnazzi, Forster, Derazey, Gagliano, Amati, Ruggeri and more.

Bows by:
Hills, Neurnberger, Lotte, Morizot, Fetique, Ouchard, Pfretchner, Sartory and others.

View this collection of originals by their makers, not copies, in New York City.
Biase & Fantoni Violins, Since 1935
Adjacent to Lincoln Center - 212-840-8373
CODE: 20200405

Biase & Fantoni Rare Violins
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Seller: Biase & Fantoni Rare Violins
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Asking Price: $0.00 Negotiable
Papers: No
Additional Description: Abraham Prescott original scroll complete with AAA flamed maple rough neck graft, machines and plates. For this and other unfinished bass projects, call 212-840-8373.
CODE: 20200901

Biase & Fantoni Rare Violins
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Seller: Jesse Dale, Boston, MA
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Asking Price: $8,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 2012
Papers: No
String Length: 41 1/8
Maker / Nationality: Gliga Workshop, Reghin, Romania
Performing Capacity: Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners, Carved Back
Additional Description: Slightly smaller 3/4 size bass, but big sound for its size, clear and responsive to bow. Set up for orchestral now but works well for jazz also. new bridge and leather bumpers made by Joel McMillan
Other Specs:
Upper bout: 18 3/4"
Lower bout: 26 1/2"
Rib depth: 8 - 8 5/8"
Endpin diameter: 3/8"
CODE: 20200329

Jesse Dale, Boston, MA
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Seller: Mas Podgorny, Houston, TX
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Asking Price: $42,000.00 Negotiable
Papers: No
String Length: 42”
Maker / Nationality: French / Unmarked
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Violin Corners, Carved Back
Additional Description: The instrument’s only identifying label is a small piece of paper bearing the serial number "CON228" and is glued to the interior back. The instrument is likely of French origin and dates to the early part of the nineteenth century. The scroll bears German tuning gears, which are believed to be original, and an extension made by Ben Joella of Palm Beach County, FL. Restoration work was completed by Michael F. Magee in 2007, and all subsequent work, including a replaning of the fingerboard, a new bridge, and sound post, has been completed by Robertson’s Violin Shop and Trevor Davis. The instrument has won orchestral jobs in the Florida Orchestra, the Pittsburgh Symphony, as well as positions in the New World Symphony program and at Rice University.
CODE: 20200322

Mas Podgorny, Houston, TX
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Seller: Nicholas Kuypers, Chicago, IL
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Asking Price: $9,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 7/8
Date Made: 1890
Papers: No
String Length: 41.5
Maker / Nationality: German Lowendahl
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Flat Back
Additional Description: Asking $9,000 for a bass appraised @ $16000. Currently has spiracores. Ebony fingerboard, Spruce top, Maple back, and Beachwood neck. Appraised in 2004 for $16,000.00 by world renowned Luthier Scott Henry, in Chicago IL. Was routinely serviced throughout the years as well. Well cared for and in excellent condition. Has a David Gage Realist pickup installed. D neck. Also selling a Seifert german bow for $600 on its own (will include with bass for free). Please email me for additional pics or more information.
CODE: 20200213

Nicholas Kuypers, Chicago, IL
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Seller: Charles Duey, Glenside (Philadelphia area), PA
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Asking Price: $6,000.00 
Size: 3/4
Date Made: Early 20th Century
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: Czechoslovakia
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Additional Description: Performance Capacity: Over the past 40 years, I have used this bass for solo, orchestral, and chamber music as a music major at Temple University, and then for big band and small group jazz gigs in the Philadelphia area.

This fully carved bass has been set up by Mike Shank at Shank’s Strings and is easy to bow and has a warm, even sound for both pizz and arco.

Description:
3/4 Double Bass
Upper Bout: 20 1/4"
Belly Length: 42 1/2"
Center Bout: 14 1/2"
String Length: 42"
Bottom Bout: 25"
Varnish: Dark Brown
Rib Depth: 8" (top and bottom) tapers to 6 3/4" at the neck

For additional photos, and a video, paste the following link into your browser: https://1drv.ms/f/s!AhhFyAXuKd4_guRXNaWzkLiwNL3mIg
Or, contact me at charles.john.duey@gmail.com

CODE: 20200128

Charles Duey, Glenside (Philadelphia area), PA
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Seller: Paul Del Nero, Bristol, RI
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Asking Price: $4,900.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 2012
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: New Standard Cleveland
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Gamba Corners
Additional Description: Plywood.Excellent Setup and Condition, Pirastro Evah Pirazzi strings, Full Circle pickup, Mooradian Bag Original owner, professionally played and maintained.

CODE: 20200227

Paul Del Nero, Bristol, RI
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Seller: Paul Del Nero, Bristol, RI
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Asking Price: $3,900.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 1953
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: Kay
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners
Additional Description: Model: M-1-B, Serial Number: 31194,
Excellent condition and setup with new ebony fingerboard, bridge, tailpiece, endpin. Pirastro Evah Pirazzi strings, Full Circle pickup, Mooradian bag.
Professionally played and maintained for many years.
CODE: 20200226

Paul Del Nero, Bristol, RI
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Seller: Kaden Henderson, Lake Katrine, NY
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Asking Price: $11,500.00 Negotiable
Size: 7/8
Date Made: 1930
Papers: Yes
String Length: 42in
Maker / Nationality: German
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Violin Corners, Carved Back
Additional Description: Appraised by Lisa Gass for $17,000. Details:7/8, adjustable chromatic C extension redressed 2019, new nut, bridge, fingerboard and setup work by Keiran O'Hara 2019. $11,500 priced for quick sale! Comes with gray Mooradian cover.
CODE: 20200219

Kaden Henderson, Lake Katrine, NY
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Seller: Glenn Bering, Ann Arbor, MI
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Asking Price: $17,900.00 Firm
Size: 7/8
Date Made: 1978
Papers: No
String Length: 41.5
Maker / Nationality: Gunter Krahmer/Pollman
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners, Large Shoulders, Carved Back
Additional Description: Made by Gunter Krahmer of the Pollman family styled after Maggini. Body length 44.75" with rib width just under 9.5" Comfortable string length of 41.5". Projects evenly across range. Carved back and sides highly flamed. Top has “bear claws”. Premium endpin, rosewood tailpiece, high saddle, ultra thin violin corners, double purfling. Cushy soft case. Kolstein’s label partially pasted over Krahmer’s. Superb condition.
CODE: 20200325

Glenn Bering, Ann Arbor, MI
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Seller: Keith Wymer, Kansas City, MO
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Asking Price: $6,000.00 Or Best Offer
Papers: Yes
Maker / Nationality: HR Pfretzschner
Additional Description: Beautiful HR Pfretzschner German bow. Older octagonal pernambuco stick that pulls a clear, complex sound. Has a nice, quick response for orchestral playing and a strong, focused sound for solo stuff. Has been used professionally and is really a wonderful do-it-all bow. Weight is 129 grams and usable hair length is right around 21 3/4". Has the HR Pfretzschner stamp on the stick and the faded coat of arms stamp on the frog. Happy to ship for a trial period to anyone seriously interested.
CODE: 20200201

Keith Wymer, Kansas City, MO
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Seller: Tim Gilson, FAIRVIEW, OR
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Asking Price: $24,000.00 
Size: 7/8
Date Made: 1894
Papers: Yes
String Length: 42 inches
Maker / Nationality: Hawkes
Performing Capacity: Orchestral, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners, Large Shoulders, Carved Back
Additional Description: Incredible orchestra bass, has been used on many recordings very successfully for jazz and classical
CODE: 20200106

Tim Gilson, FAIRVIEW, OR

Seller: Julianne Russell, New York, NY
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Asking Price: $36,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 1990
Papers: Yes
String Length: 41 5/8
Maker / Nationality: American, Jon van Kouwenhoven
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Violin Corners, Large Shoulders, Carved Back
Additional Description: Known audition winner! This is a one of a kind bass made by famed luthier Jon van Kouwenhoven of CT. Removable C extension and all set up and maintenance done by Jed Kriegel. Warm and deep tone and very responsive, solo fingerboard, one piece poplar back, poplar sides and spruce top. This bass has won me many auditions and gigs over the years.
CODE: 20190825

Julianne Russell, New York, NY
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Seller: B. Sprouls, NYC, NY
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Asking Price: $15,000.00 Firm
Size: 7/8
Date Made: mid 20th Century
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: Romanian
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Violin Corners
Additional Description: A wonderfully playable bass. Sloped shoulders allow for ease of playing. Tone is smooth and clear in all registers. Great volume and projection. Low C extension. A well-made and beautiful instrument for this price.

Specs:
Small 7/8 Double Bass
Upper Bout: 19 3/4"
Belly Length: 45 3/4"
Center Bout: 14"
String Length: 42"
Bottom Bout: 25 3/4"
Varnish: Reddish Golden Brown
Rib Depth: 8 3/4" gradually tapering to 6 3/8" at the Neck
Top: 2-piece medium - fine grained Quarter Sawn Spruce
Back: 2-piece Maple, Quarter Sawn
Ribs: Maple matching the Back
Neck / Scroll: Italian Black Poplar w/ Poplar Neck Graft
CODE: 20191206

B. Sprouls, NYC, NY
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Seller: Gareth Montanarello, Tucson, AZ
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Asking Price: $850.00 Firm
Papers: No
Maker / Nationality: Steffen Kuhnla, Germany
Additional Description: German bass bow made by Steffen Kuhnla. Pernambuco stick, ebony frog. Pulls a broad, powerful, consistent sound.
CODE: 20191201

Gareth Montanarello, Tucson, AZ
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Seller: Geoffrey Morrow, Yonkers, NY
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Asking Price: $8,600.00 Firm
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 1930s
Papers: No
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: German
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Gamba Corners, Carved Back
Additional Description: Very good condition, only a few old top cracks all well repaired and solid - recently examined by top bass luthier. Has custom fingered 'C' extension and Sloan tuners. Lovely, even, very open, projecting sound. Easy to play with excellent access to upper register. UB-19 3/4", LB-25 1/4", Ribs-6 3/8" at top to 8 3/4" at bottom.
Other basses and bows available at bassgarden.net
CODE: 20191031

Geoffrey Morrow, Yonkers, NY
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Seller: Lawrence Shneider, Northbrook (Chicago), Illinois
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Asking Price: $9,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Date Made: Circa 1830, unlabeled
Papers: Yes
String Length: 105cm 41
Maker / Nationality: German
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners, Flat Back
Additional Description: Nice sound for both orchestral and jazz. German origin circa 1830. Belly is of pine. Two piece back is of plain maple with no purfling. Ribs and scroll are of plain maple. Neck is of birdsye maple. Tuning gears added later: brass 1/2 plate of French origin. Adjustable bridge: pernambuco. The bass is in good and healthy condition.
Mooradian Standard bag and bass stand included.
Length 109cm
Rib depth 20cm
String length 105cm
Upper bout 50.8cm
Middle bout 35.5cm
Lower bout 64.1cm
CODE: 20191025

Lawrence Shneider, Northbrook (Chicago), Illinois
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Seller: Sergei Zhukowsky, Toronto, Canada
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Asking Price: $25,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 2002
Papers: Yes
String Length: 1023 mm or 40 1/4
Maker / Nationality: Hungarian
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners, Carved Back
Additional Description: A fine Hungarian double bass, labelled “Castello Della Musa”, made for Music Messe, Budapest anno 2002 after Giovanni Paolo Maggini, ¾ size.
The back is formed from two pieces maple, showing attractive medium width flames slightly descending from centre joint. The ribs are of matching maple, neck and scroll of maple with less regular broader flames. The top is of spruce having fairly even medium width grains, broadening toward the edges. Varnish is a medium orange brown colour on lighter ground, slightly old imitated.
The instrument is in fine condition.
Length: 1115 mm. Width, upper bouts: 502 mm. Middle bouts: 362 mm. Lower bouts: 660 mm.
String length: 1023 mm or 40 ¼”

CODE: 20191001

Sergei Zhukowsky, Toronto, Canada
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Seller: Rose Gear, Seattle, WA
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Asking Price: $6,000.00 Negotiable
Size: 3/4
Papers: Yes
String Length: 42
Maker / Nationality: German
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners
Additional Description: Fully carved bass made in the 1950s. The label inside reads "Made in West Germany."
This bass comes with a Fishman Full Circle pickup installed into adjustable bridge with a 1/4" jack mounted to tailpiece. Mooradian Standard Double Bass Bag included.

CODE: 20190730

Rose Gear, Seattle, WA
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Seller: Thomas White, Cleveland Heights, OH
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Asking Price: $24,000.00 Firm
Size: 7/8
Date Made: 2012
Papers: Yes
String Length: 41 5/16
Maker / Nationality: Seth Kimmel / American
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: Low C Extension
Shape: Gamba Corners
Additional Description: Seth Kimmel’s Gamba model, with back and sides of walnut and an Engelmenn Spruce top. This is a great bass by a fantastic maker! The bass is incredibly easy to play due to its small sloping shoulders. It is responsive and even all over, with a clear projecting tone. This bass is incredibly articulate and packs plenty of punch to provide clarity in a big space while still keeping a big, beautiful sound.
CODE: 20190627

Thomas White, Cleveland Heights, OH
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Seller: Michael Castagner
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Asking Price: $15,000.00 
Size: 7/8
Date Made: ca 1875
Papers: Yes
Maker / Nationality: German (Tyrol)
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Gamba Corners, Flat Back
Additional Description: Beautiful double bass, 7/8 size made in Tyrol (Germany) circa 1875. It has a great woody sound that is ideal for jazz playing. Due to the angle of the fingerboard and the scroll, it cannot accept an extension. Top is medium grained spruce. The flat back is made from flamed maple wood of light curl. The varnish is of golden brown color. Well restored, authentic and excellent condition.
CODE: 30000101

Michael Castagner
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Seller: Robert Slack, Costa Mesa, CA
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Asking Price: $11,500.00 
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 1910
Papers: No
String Length: 43
Maker / Nationality: German made 'Morelli
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Shape: Violin Corners
Additional Description: Nice Carved early 20th Century German Made Bass. Huge, Full Sound. No Major Condition issues. Presently set up for a Jazz Player. Nice Maple Back. Seller is on West Coast. Seller is open to reasonable offers.
CODE: 30000101

Robert Slack, Costa Mesa, CA
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Seller: Stephen Tramontozzi, San Francisco
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Asking Price: $68,000.00 
Date Made: 1920
Papers: No
String Length: 41.5 inches, 108 cm
Maker / Nationality: Italian
Performing Capacity: Orchestral
String Setup: 4-String
Additional Description: Labeled Giovanni Leoni, Parma, 1920. Beautiful bass in excellent condition. Original neck. Ribs and back of highly figured Lombardian poplar. Huge sound. Quick and flexible response. First class instrument
CODE: 30000101

Stephen Tramontozzi, San Francisco

Seller: Robert Evans, Durango Colorado
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Asking Price: $4,000.00 
Size: 3/4
Date Made: 1963
Papers: Yes
String Length: 41 Inches
Maker / Nationality: Kay, American
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
String Setup: 4-String
Additional Description: This Kay has received the benefit of extensive luthier work, which is reflected in its price. Work done by the Gage shop in NYC and Canyon Music Woodworks in southwest Colorado. The neck has been off (though never broken!) and reset twice, eliminating all of the dreck that is usually in Kay neck joints. The fingerboard is excellent ebony, properly dressed, and the bridge is a best quality Aubert. Pecanic tailpiece. I have never seen another Kay of this age in this condition. Used at home only for the past 15 years; possibly gigged in New Orleans a long time ago. Obligatos are on it now.
CODE: 30000101

Robert Evans, Durango Colorado
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Seller: Olivier Rabbath, Brooklyn NY
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Asking Price: $4,900.00 
Papers: No
Maker / Nationality: USA
Performing Capacity: Solo, Orchestral, Chamber, Jazz
Additional Description: Not Francois but his son, Olivier Rabbath, has designed this new DOUBLE BASS FLIGHT CASE weighing only 35 lb(15.87kg) and made of kevlar and carbon for strength and durability. Inside, Rabbath has developed a unique "suspender" system that cradles the instrument five inches from the walls of the case. Click here for purchasing information!
CODE: 30000101

Olivier Rabbath, Brooklyn NY

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