The English Double Bass, a landmark publication on the history of double basses in England…
Illustrated in exquisite detail, this 526-page volume is a testament to the double bass in England, charting its story from the first pioneering luthiers to the last greats at the end of the 19th Century.
Over 760 beautiful photographs, 100 instruments, and biographies of 40 makers go into making this the most expansive survey of the English double bass to date, all printed on high-quality fine art paper and bound in a sturdy leather cover. An indispensable book for any player, luthier, or enthusiast.
Numbers are limited to a single run of 2,000 hand-numbered copies, and orders placed before the end of January will be signed by the authors with a personalised message.