Upton Bass is very proud to offer the instruments of Benedict G. Puglisi from Melbourne, Australia.
Vitruvian Modello 2013 Carved Back
This is the latest Double Bass to be released as part of the Benedict Puglisi collection. The “Vitruvian” model.
A Testore inspired Model. Built on classic Italian lines with a strong influence from the Northern Italian School of making, this bass features a highly figured carved European Maple back and matching ribs with voluptuous arching on a high-grade Swiss Spruce top. This Bass has a beautiful rich tone and sings in the upper register.
Completed in May 2013, this beautiful instrument was built with players comfort firmly in mind. A brilliant Bass solo, orchestral or jazz playing at a professional standard.
Made for the ISB 2013 ROCHESTER Competition. String length 105cm – 41/3/4”