SOLD: Kay M1B Double Bass 1958

Amazing dreamboat Kay M1B from the dawn of rock ‘n’ roll. Blonde with violin corners. Well played but highly original.  1958 stunner, there aren’t that many of these and they don’t come up for sale that often.

Description

If you have a thing for Kay basses, this could be the one.

This classic American upright bass is well played and cared for. Great vintage vibe and mojo.

1958 Kay M1B, the top of the line. Blonde fancy maple veneers made this the flagship of American plywood basses for generations. Sounds great, easy response, well cared for, with all the vintage details. Time machine!


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 sales@uptonbass.com or call the shop at +1 (860) 535-9399. Hours of operation Tuesday through Saturday 10am – 6pm. The Workshop (The Barn) and showroom are located in Mystic, Connecticut conveniently between Boston and NYC.

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