This remarkable Juzek Master Art contrabass is from 1931, hand numbered 71. It has just finished a transformative restoration here at Upton Bass.
This classic Bohemian bass has become a fantastic player again with modern geometry. A partial list of improvements include: New European spruce top. Neck replacement with original scroll graft. Completely refurbished ribs and back. New end block and endpin. Complete Upton setup from nut to tailgut, including fresh Ebony board. Gorgeous warm, antiqued varnish integrates the new top and just glows – Chris really took this to another level!
This Juzek Master Art now has the vibe of a bygone era with the predicability of a new instrument. Tight punchy Juzek sound. A compact classic now a pleasure to play and admire.
If you can’t part with your vintage instrument but need to give it a new lease on life, call us! +1 (860) 535-9399.
Upton Bass String Instrument Co. specializes in building award-winning custom double basses and offers accessories for the double bass. Upton Bass also services all instruments and bows of the violin family with world-class restoration and repair, to view our online restoration portfolio visit stringrepair.com Upton Bass is ready to offer advice and answer any questions regarding double basses or related bass topics. Please contact UB at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the shop at +1 (860) 535-9399. Hours of operation Tuesday through Saturday 10 am – 6 pm. The Workshop (The Barn) and showroom are located in Mystic, Connecticut conveniently between Boston and NYC.