SOLD: Kai Arvi Double Bass 1995, P.E.I., Canada

Kai Arvi Double Bass 1995, #75, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Beautiful Arvi instrument great for Jazz or Classical, with gated C-Extension from David Gage.


Kai Arvi Double Bass 1995, #75

Sitka spruce top from Oregon, Anigre hardwood back and sides from Germany.

Gorgeous bass for the serious player. Great for jazz as well as orchestral. Huge Arvi sound, and a bass you can really dig into with excellent response. Gated C-Extension built by David Gage.  Pretty shape with good upper bout access, lovely figured Anigre (African Maple-related hardwood) ripples through the back.
  • Upper Bout: 20”
  • C Bout: 15”
  • Lower Bout: 27.5”
  • Rib Depth: 7.75-8.75”
  • Length of Back: 45.25”
  • String Length: 42”
  • Weight: 24 lbs.
  • Neck: D

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

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