My main upright-bass is a ¾ German flatback made in the 1920´s, -luthier unknown. I am the third owner of this instrument. I use a DPA 4099 microphone and The Realist Acoustic Transducer and a french bow.
A fretless acoustic bass made by Chris Larkin, – fantastic instrument which has become my main instrument with The Guitar Islancio Trio. Take a look at www.chrislarkinguitars.com
A Yamaha SVB200, – I often use this bass when travelling. Bringing a Double Bass in a flight case for checking in at airport is not very popular so this bass has really made my life easier, it sounds good and that´s enough for me.
Lundgaard amp – it´s a 550w two channel amp with a 10“speaker.
Check on www.lundgaardamps.com and you can see it on the front page, – a great amp with a warm acoustic sound and it´s easy to carry, just 8 kgs
Acoustic Image; Clarus 1 amp and a Coda EX speaker
On the Chris Larkin bass – Thomastic acoustic
Check on the String Emporium Bass Café
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