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Copy Lionel Tertis 2009 Viola

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Price: $1,600.00

Basses

Barbara Lynn Duffy prominent Violin Historian.

Brabara Lynn Duffy has Devoted much of her life to the String Instruments Community, since 1950.

As an Expert in Rare and Old Violins, we offer the Best selection in String Instruments.

All Instruments personally set up and adjusted by our LUTHIER Dale Cockrum, 35 years with Duffy Read more

 

Price: $8,000.00
SKU: Duffy Bass

Barbara's Choice! Super Special Price for this Beautiful Instrument!

We have this Bass in our Store, so you can see, touch and play! 

Venice Bass is a much needed offering for bassists of smaller stature who have progressed beyond their student instrument, for example young women going to college. It is also great for an aspiring solo performer, or a jazz professional needing maximum access to the upper register.

The materials are outstanding including beautifully flamed solid maple back, sides, and neck, as well as boldly grained spruce for the top.  Head machines and talpiece in Rosewood. Uncompromising attention is paid to the hand rubbed oil varnish finish, which comes in various shades of dark brown.The  VENICE Bass is a 5/8 size instrument that boasts a full sound,  yet has a smaller upper bout and a shorter string length.   

Sunrise VENICE ™ 5/8 Size Carved Bass Specifications:
Upper bout width: 18"
Lower bout width: 25"
Rib depth (incl top & back): 8"
Playing string length: 41 1/4

 

Price: $7,000.00
SKU: MLS150B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Kaplan Strings
▪ Professionally hand-applied oil varnish, 
expertly applied and artfully antiqued
▪ Fully hand-carved using the finest tonewoods; spruce top and well-figured curly maple back
BASS 3/4
Price: $4,800.00
SKU: MLS140B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Kaplan Strings
▪ Professionally hand-applied oil varnish
▪ Fully hand-carved with seasoned 
spruce top and nicely-figured curly 
maple back
BASS 5/8, 3/4
Price: $4,200.00
SKU: MLS130B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Kaplan Strings
▪ Professionally hand-applied oil varnish
▪ Fully hand-carved with seasoned spruce 
top and maple back with medium curl
BASS 5/8–3/4
Price: $2,899.00
SKU: MLS120B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Prelude Strings
▪ Attractive and durable varnish
▪ Inlaid purfling on front and back
▪ Hybrid construction of carved spruce top with a graduated and laminated 
curly-maple back with ebony trim
▪ Outfit includes French or German brazilwood bow and No. 1001 padded bag
BASS: 1/2, 5/8, 3/4
Price: $7,195.00
SKU: CORE-SO40

Performance level bass. Fully carved of 7 year aged wood, flamed back and sides. Includes endpin, maple bridge with height-adjusting wheels, and ebony tailpiece. Adjusted with Obligato strings.
BASS 3/4 only.

Price: $4,795.00
SKU: CORE-SM40

Concert level bass. Fully carved of 5 year aged wood, flamed back and sides. Includes endpin, maple bridge with height-adjusting wheels, and ebony tailpiece. Adjusted with Helicore strings.
Bass 1/2, 3/4

Price: $3,795.00
SKU: CORE-C40

Advancing-level bass. Fully carved spruce top, maple back and sides, wood aged 3 years. Includes endpin, maple bridge with height-adjusting wheels, and ebony tailpiece. Adjusted with Helicore strings.
BASS 1/2, 1/4, 3/4

Price: $2,599.00
SKU: MLS110B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Prelude Strings
▪ Attractive and durable varnish
▪ Inlaid purfling on front and back
▪ Laminated spruce top and laminated maple back construction with ebony trim
▪ Front and back are hand-graduated to replicate sound quality of a carved instrument
▪ Outfit includes French or German brazilwood bow and No. 1001 padded bag
Special Price $2,595
BASS 1/8, 5/8, 3/4
Price: $8,000.00
SKU: Duffy Bass

Barbara's Choice! Super Special Price for this Beautiful Instrument!

We have this Bass in our Store, so you can see, touch and play! 

Venice Bass is a much needed offering for bassists of smaller stature who have progressed beyond their student instrument, for example young women going to college. It is also great for an aspiring solo performer, or a jazz professional needing maximum access to the upper register.

The materials are outstanding including beautifully flamed solid maple back, sides, and neck, as well as boldly grained spruce for the top.  Head machines and talpiece in Rosewood. Uncompromising attention is paid to the hand rubbed oil varnish finish, which comes in various shades of dark brown.The  VENICE Bass is a 5/8 size instrument that boasts a full sound,  yet has a smaller upper bout and a shorter string length.   

Sunrise VENICE ™ 5/8 Size Carved Bass Specifications:
Upper bout width: 18"
Lower bout width: 25"
Rib depth (incl top & back): 8"
Playing string length: 41 1/4

 

Price: $7,195.00
SKU: CORE-SO40

Performance level bass. Fully carved of 7 year aged wood, flamed back and sides. Includes endpin, maple bridge with height-adjusting wheels, and ebony tailpiece. Adjusted with Obligato strings.
BASS 3/4 only.

Price: $7,000.00
SKU: MLS150B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Kaplan Strings
▪ Professionally hand-applied oil varnish, 
expertly applied and artfully antiqued
▪ Fully hand-carved using the finest tonewoods; spruce top and well-figured curly maple back
BASS 3/4
Price: $4,800.00
SKU: MLS140B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Kaplan Strings
▪ Professionally hand-applied oil varnish
▪ Fully hand-carved with seasoned 
spruce top and nicely-figured curly 
maple back
BASS 5/8, 3/4
Price: $4,795.00
SKU: CORE-SM40

Concert level bass. Fully carved of 5 year aged wood, flamed back and sides. Includes endpin, maple bridge with height-adjusting wheels, and ebony tailpiece. Adjusted with Helicore strings.
Bass 1/2, 3/4

Price: $4,200.00
SKU: MLS130B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Kaplan Strings
▪ Professionally hand-applied oil varnish
▪ Fully hand-carved with seasoned spruce 
top and maple back with medium curl
BASS 5/8–3/4
Price: $3,795.00
SKU: CORE-C40

Advancing-level bass. Fully carved spruce top, maple back and sides, wood aged 3 years. Includes endpin, maple bridge with height-adjusting wheels, and ebony tailpiece. Adjusted with Helicore strings.
BASS 1/2, 1/4, 3/4

Price: $2,899.00
SKU: MLS120B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Prelude Strings
▪ Attractive and durable varnish
▪ Inlaid purfling on front and back
▪ Hybrid construction of carved spruce top with a graduated and laminated 
curly-maple back with ebony trim
▪ Outfit includes French or German brazilwood bow and No. 1001 padded bag
BASS: 1/2, 5/8, 3/4
Price: $2,599.00
SKU: MLS110B
▪ Ebony fingerboard and tailpiece
▪ Set-up with D’Addario Prelude Strings
▪ Attractive and durable varnish
▪ Inlaid purfling on front and back
▪ Laminated spruce top and laminated maple back construction with ebony trim
▪ Front and back are hand-graduated to replicate sound quality of a carved instrument
▪ Outfit includes French or German brazilwood bow and No. 1001 padded bag
Special Price $2,595
BASS 1/8, 5/8, 3/4