Widely known as the patriarch of the string family, the double bass has been adding its rich, booming voice to symphony orchestras for hundreds of years. And while Engelhardt hasn't been around as long as the double bass itself, the folks at this Illinois-based string company know a thing or two about designing and building outstanding stringed instruments. It's the care, craftsmanship and quality materials that go into each and every Engelhardt double bass that makes them the number one choice of many professional musicians around the world.
Engelhardt offers double basses in several different sizes, and for most musicians - young students in particular, it's important to choose a bass complements your body stature. Like its name suggests, the Engelhardt M3 1/4 Size Junior Double Bass is ideal for young musicians and those with smaller frames. It's rugged laminated spruce top, figured maple back and stained hard maple fingerboard will stand up to the wear and tear of even the most intense practise sessions and its beautiful brown shaded finish gives it a traditional look any aspiring bass player would love.
Not a student? No problem - Engelhardt has upright basses that are suited for working musicians and amateurs who wish to play on a higher-end instrument. Engelhardt's ES9 Swingmaster Double Bass is a prime example of one of their professional-level basses. It features striking natural blond finish that's bound to catch the eye of everyone in the audience. Pair that with its bold, booming sound and rich, vibrant tone and you've got a double bass that was made for live performances.
Whether you're a beginner with big dreams or an accomplished musician with years of experience, you deserve to play and instrument that makes your skills shine. And for that, you needn't look any further than Engelhardt double basses. From affordable, student instruments to premium double basses, there is an Engelhardt double bass for every musician, every musical style and every budget. So don't wait, dive right into this selection - the perfect Engelhardt double bass is waiting here for you.