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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Best rated products

  1. Thomann 111BR 3/4 Double Bass

    Thomann 111BR 3/4 Double Bass

    In stock
    622 €
  2. Thomann CBB-01G 3/4 Carbon Bassbow

    Thomann CBB-01G 3/4 Carbon Bassbow

    In stock
    58 €
  3. Thomann 33 3/4 Europe Double Bass

    Thomann 33 3/4 Europe Double Bass

    In stock
    1.399 €
  4. Gewa BS 25 Double Bass Bag 3/4

    Gewa BS 25 Double Bass Bag 3/4

    In stock
    175 €
  5. Bellacura Fingerboard Oil

    Bel­la­cura Fin­ger­board Oil

    In stock
    7,90 €
    10,53€ /100ml
  6. Pops Bass Rosin

    Pops Bass Rosin

    In stock
    15,90 €
  7. Nyman Bass Rosin

    Nyman Bass Rosin

    In stock
    9,90 €
    10,50 €
  8. Thomastik Spirocore Double Bass 3/4 L

    Thomastik Spiro­core Double Bass 3/4 L

    In stock
    166 €
  9. Thomastik Spirocore Double Bass 3/4 med

    Thomastik Spiro­core Double Bass 3/4 med

    In stock
    166 €
  10. K&M 141 MKII

    K&M 141 MKII

    In stock
    99 €
    124,90 €
  11. Hercules Stands HCDS-590B Double Bass Stand

    Her­cules Stands HCDS-590B Double Bass Stand

    In stock
    68 €
  12. Thomann Rockabilly Double Bass BK

    Thomann Rocka­billy Double Bass BK

    In stock
    675 €
  13. Petz String Cleaner

    Petz String Cleaner

    In stock
    4,99 €
    9,98€ /100ml
  14. Stagg SV-EDB Stand BK

    Stagg SV-EDB Stand BK

    In stock
    55 €
  15. Presto Nylonwound Ultralight

    Presto Nylon­wound Ultr­a­light

    In stock
    119 €

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Most popular products

  1. the t.bone Ovid System CC 100

    the t.bone Ovid System CC 100

    In stock
    51 €
  2. Thomann 111SN 3/4 Double Bass

    Thomann 111SN 3/4 Double Bass

    In stock
    666 €
  3. Fishman Full Circle 6X 1mm

    Fishman Full Circle 6X 1mm

    In stock
    177 €
  4. EBS Stanley Clarke Pre Amp

    EBS Stanley Clarke Pre Amp

    In stock
    399 €
  5. Roth & Junius BSB-01 3/4 DB/BK Bass Soft Bag

    Roth & Junius BSB-01 3/4 DB/​BK Bass Soft Bag

    In stock
    111 €
  6. David Gage The Realist Bass Copperhead

    David Gage The Realist Bass Cop­per­head

    In stock
    179 €
  7. Thomastik Spirocore Double Bass 3/4 L

    Thomastik Spiro­core Double Bass 3/4 L

    In stock
    166 €
  8. Roth & Junius RJB Composite Bass Bow 4/4G

    Roth & Junius RJB Com­posite Bass Bow 4/​4G

    In stock
    59 €
  9. Thomann Rockabilly Double Bass WH

    Thomann Rocka­billy Double Bass WH

    In stock
    675 €
  10. RC Williams Company Bass Buggie

    RC Wil­liams Com­pany Bass Buggie

    In stock
    145 €
  11. Hercules Stands HCDS-590B Double Bass Stand

    Her­cules Stands HCDS-590B Double Bass Stand

    In stock
    68 €
  12. Shure SM81

    Shure SM81

    In stock
    338 €
    379 €
  13. Rode NT55 MP

    Rode NT55 MP

    In stock
    599 €
    649 €
  14. Thomastik Belcanto Double Bass 3/4

    Thomastik Bel­canto Double Bass 3/4

    In stock
    195 €
  15. Bellacura Fingerboard Oil

    Bel­la­cura Fin­ger­board Oil

    In stock
    7,90 €
    10,53€ /100ml