James E. Scoggan - 1410c Brittmore Studio 79 Houston, Texas 77043
 
Phone: 713-899-1047

Stringed Instruments, continued
Double Basses
  • Copy of Vincenzo Panormo by Hejja Janos, 2006 with C extension
  • Xavier Jacquet, mirecourt, 1891
  • Baranyai Gyorgi, 2006
  • Johannes Kohr, 7/8 size, 5 string
  • German, c. 1890 3/4 size
  • Wilhelm Eberle, 3/4 size
  • DVS "Bottesini", 3/4 size
  • German 5/8 size, c. 1900
  • A. Schroetter, German, 3/4 size

Available Summer 2010

  • 7/8 Double bass from Akos Balazs, Budapest, Hungary, 2009
    • A fine Gold Series bass from this talented maker. Finely flamed European maple, choice Carpathian spruce. Deep and resonant tone of great carrying power. $15,000 US.
  • Xavier Jacquet, fine French bass, c. 1860
    • A beautiful old bass suitable for professional orchestral playing. Fine tone of exceptional quality. Other shops are charging nearly double what we are asking for an example by this maker. 22,000 US
  • Fine German 3/4 size bass c. 1930
    • A nice, healthy old bass that should work as either a jazz or orchestral instrument. Basses such as this are getting harder to find with prices rising. Excellent tone. $9,000 US

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