Double Basses

This guide aims to help complete beginners and existing double bass students (and their parents).

Double Basses
Double Basses
  1. 1.
    Introduction
  2. 2.
    History & Design
  3. 3.
    Materials & Components
  4. 4.
    The Bow
  5. 5.
    Maintenance & Cleaning
  6. 6.
    Accessories
  7. 7.
    Purchasing a Bass
  8. 8.
    Practising
  9. 9.
    Conclusion
  10. 10.
    Hotdeals

Welcome to our Double Bass Online Advisor.

This guide aims to help complete beginners and existing double bass students (and their parents) gain a clearer idea of what playing the instrument is about, and to assist in choosing and caring for a new instrument.

Our Online Advisor extends to several pages – you can jump from section to section using the index below, or the navigation at the bottom of each page.

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  1. Thomann 111BR 3/4 Double Bass

    Thomann 111BR 3/4 Double Bass

    In stock
    £539
  2. Thomann CBB-01G 3/4 Carbon Bassbow

    Thomann CBB-01G 3/4 Carbon Bassbow

    In stock
    £49
  3. Thomann 33 3/4 Europe Double Bass

    Thomann 33 3/4 Europe Double Bass

    In stock
    £1,159
  4. Gewa BS 25 Double Bass Bag 3/4

    Gewa BS 25 Double Bass Bag 3/4

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    £149
  5. Bellacura Fingerboard Oil

    Bel­la­cura Fin­ger­board Oil

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    £6.80
    £9.07 /100ml
  6. Petz Microfibre Cleaning Cloth

    Petz Microfibre Cleaning Cloth

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    £2.50
  7. Pops Bass Rosin

    Pops Bass Rosin

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  8. Nyman Bass Rosin

    Nyman Bass Rosin

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    £8.80
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  9. Thomastik Spirocore Double Bass 3/4 L

    Thomastik Spiro­core Double Bass 3/4 L

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    £145
  10. Thomastik Spirocore Double Bass 3/4 med

    Thomastik Spiro­core Double Bass 3/4 med

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    £145
  11. K&M 141 MKII

    K&M 141 MKII

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    £88
    £114.64
  12. Hercules Stands HCDS-590B Double Bass Stand

    Her­cules Stands HCDS-590B Double Bass Stand

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    £57
  13. Stagg SV-EDB Stand BK

    Stagg SV-EDB Stand BK

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    £49
  14. Thomann Rockabilly Double Bass BK

    Thomann Rocka­billy Double Bass BK

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    £585
  15. Gewa Double Bass Stand

    Gewa Double Bass Stand

    In stock
    £44
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