Tom has been playing the Double Bass for over 60 years. This experience along with Tom's teaching and conducting, has enable him to be come one of the world's most experienced producer and seller of Double Basses.
Our Bass room provides to perfect environment for you to come and test out some of our Basses. Come and try out a Martin Double Bass and experience deep rich sounds or one of our old basses.
Find out what's going on at T&G Martin. We have many new double basses being built and sent around the world. Find out about some of the people who are using our double basses.
At Thomas and George Martin Violin Makers we are a family run business based in Oxfordshire. Together we are a father and son team that offers everything you need in the world of double bass. Tom is a master player, teacher and luthier in his own right. George has worked with Tom for over 10 years, gaining an invaluable wealth of experience and knowledge from him and others who have passed through the workshop. George has been handling the day to day running of the business now for over 5 years and they are happy to be able to help their many clients with anything they might need.
Our workshop is situated in Banbury, North Oxfordshire, just an hour from London by train. We offer a full range of services. From small adjustments, emergency repair to full restorations and overhauls. We are fully kitted out with every tool imaginable, no job is too big for us. We have a small team of dedicated double bass luthiers working with us so we can offer a quick and efficient service to our customers. We are happy to work on any kind of double bass and regularly do work for all of the major insurance companies.
Choosing to buy a double bass of any kind is a big decision. We understand what each customer requires and we will do the best to find them just the right instrument to suit their needs. We have a large selection of top class old instruments in our bass room. The bass room offers a relaxing environment in which to enjoy playing the instruments. Our high quality new basses are world renowned for there easy playability, robust English sound and quality of making. They can be seen in many of the worlds top orchestras.