Upright Bass / Double Bass Sale - "Contacting Fantastic Musical Instruments was the best decision I ever made." Richard Booker, USA
WHY SHOULD YOU BUY FROM US ??
BECAUSE WE SPECIALIZE IN CUSTOM BASS SETUPS/ADJUSTMENTS !!
We CUSTOM SHAPE your Fingerboard, Nut and Bridge ESPECIALLY for YOUR Style of playing. Your bass goes thru our Custom Setups Shop after we find out from you exactly HOW you play Upright Bass, and we SHAPE the fingerboard for the perfect height string action for you, and for bowing only, plucking only, or both; low fast jazz action up to high hard plucking WITHOUT EXCESS STRING RATTLE.
THIS WAY you get the bass customized for your way of playing so you can dig in HARD without a bunch of string rattling if that's what you want to do; or play light and fast with as low an action as Stanley Clarke has on his upright. You can't have both on the same bass, the fingerboard has to be shaped differently for lighter to heavier handed playing. You can only tweak it so far by adjusting the bridge lower or higher - the fingerboard has to be shaped to allow a heavy hand without rattling, OR to allow as low as possible a string action all along the fingerboard for that fast smooth jazz playing!
Ask for a setup in the middle of that and have it your way. :^)
Order thru us and we'll talk with you until we understand JUST HOW YOU WANT IT, and THEN DO IT THAT WAY. Imagine that, internet shopping and getting a CUSTOM setup on your bass just like you want it. Then having it arrive to your door.
|Bluegrass Bass Fiddle Milano MB-12 3/4 Upright Bass|
Regular price: $985.00
|MB-45 Black 3/4 UPRIGHT BLACK BASS Rockabilly and Bluegrass with HOT Weedwacker Pro Strings|
Regular price: $975.00
|RB-1 Custom Rockabilly Bass Fiddle. Traditional 1950's Rockabilly Style|
Regular price: $1,675.00
|Student Upright Double Bass Milano MB-12 in 1/2 and 3/4 sizes |
Regular price: $975.00
|Milano MB-40 Standup Bass with Ebony Fingerboard |
Regular price: $1,995.00
|SHEN SB-90 Blonde Upright Double Bass |
|Christopher Orchestral Bass DB204 Busetto DB203 Violin and DB202 Gamba Model|
Regular price: $2,535.00
|Eastman Model VB95 Antiqued Upright Double Bass Carved Top Hand Rubbed Varnish|
Regular price: $3,414.00
|DB401 Christopher Prominence Gamba Flat-Back Upright Double Bass|
Regular price: $3,950.00
|SB-80 SHEN RB-1 ROAD WARRIOR ROCKABILLY BASS|
Regular price: $3,495.00
|Upright Bass Hard Case 3/4 Size with Wheels, Lightweight|
Regular price: $695.00
|VE-500 Palatino Electric Upright Bass|
Regular price: $1,266.99
|Bass Fiddle - Green or Black Weedwacker SOLID Nylon Strings Rockabilly etc|
Regular price: $39.95
|Weedwacker Upright Double Bass Strings for Rockabilly Many Colors Kevlar Core Nylon|
Regular price: $44.95
|NEW Weedwacker PRO Rockabilly Slap Bass Strings 4, 5, or 6 String Sets|
Regular price: $79.95
|KK Sound UPRIGHT BASS PICKUPS and Preamps||Cremona SC-175 Cello Outfit - Hand Carved Solid Spruce & Maple|
Regular price: $1,195.00
|CACL-18P Eastman Fiberglass Cello Hard Case w/ WHEELS |
Regular price: $645.00
|Cello Hard Cases, all Sizes! 4/4 3/4 1/2 1/4 Lightweight Cello Case|
Regular price: $199.00
HOW TO FIND OUR STORE:
We DO NOT have a storefront on busy Washington Blvd. We are down our driveway located between the Arbor Vista Retirement Center and 787 East Washington Blvd. with plenty of our own off-street parking. Turn in the driveway and you'll see our store pictured above. (Follow the signs on 787 that say "789 Parking in Rear".) Below is a shot down our driveway from the streetview.
Our phyical address is 789 East Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104.
Fantastic Musical Instruments specializes in stringed instruments
with a caring hands on approach.
Our Store Hours are: Monday thru Friday 11 AM to 6 PM
& Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM.
We can also be available on Sundays by appointment.
Call Ph: 626-794-7554 at least 24 hours in advance to
arrange for a Sunday appointment.
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