SOLD: A. Schroetter French Style Pernambuco Double Bass Bow

Beautiful German made pernambuco bow, lightweight but produces a deep, full tone.


Hand-crafted in Germany, Schroetter bows are known for their durability and consistency as well as their excellent tonal qualities. This French style bow, made of Pernambuco with an ergonomically shaped frog, is a superb example of the reasons intermediate to advanced players have utilized Schroetter double bass bows for generations. Lightweight and lively, this bow speaks very quickly and produces a wonderfully full and expressive tone, particularly in the upper register. This bow has been recently cleaned and rehaired (silver) by Upton Bass.


Stick: Pernambuco, octagonal.
Frog & Button: French style, silver/nickel mounted and fully lined and with Abalone slide and Parisienne eye. Three-piece button.
Wrap: Black leather over the silver wire, tape capped.
Measurements: Hair- 22 1/2″, Overall Length- 28″, Length of Stick: 27″,
Balance Point: 8 1/2″, Weight- 133.5 gms.

Purchase trials available on bows $1,500 and over for a seven day period. Exceptions can be made depending on location, etc.- please inquire- 860-535 9399. Bows returned from purchase trial subject to a 10% processing fee.

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