The Case of the Rare Double Bass

It has been quite a privilege making the custom built case for one of the most historically significant instruments in the Australian Chamber Orchestra. We have just finishing making a protective case for a very rare and valuable Italian double bass, which is more than 400 years old. Made from spruce and pear wood and being bigger than a modern double bass, it apparently creates a very deep sound not dissimilar to that of a sub-woofer. It will feature in the Barefoot Fiddler concerts from July 20 to August 3. Read more:


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