Martin Double Bass Bows for Sale

In many ways the bow is more important than the instrument. So say many leading teachers and quite rightly. There is a real need for an affordable bow that has all the great properties of the old masters.

Working closely with a leading bow maker we have introduced the “Claude Marchand” bow. They are available in both French style (modelled on Vigneron and Sartory) and German model (inspired by the old H.R. Pfretchner). Only the finest pernambuco wood and silver mountings are used. Balance and playability are the first consideration. They are priced to suit any budget but many are used by top professional players..

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Claude Marchand French Double Bass Bows

Working closely with a leading bow maker we have introduced the “Claude Marchand” bow. They are available in both French style (modelled on Vigneron and Sartory) and German model (inspired by the old H.R. Pfretchner). Only the finest pernambuco wood and silver mountings are used. Balance and playability are the first consideration. They are priced to suit any budget but many are used by top professional players.


Claude Marchand German Double Bass Bows

Working closely with a leading bow maker we have introduced the “Claude Marchand” bow. They are available in both French style (modelled on Vigneron and Sartory) and German model (inspired by the old H.R. Pfretchner). Only the finest pernambuco wood and silver mountings are used. Balance and playability are the first consideration. They are priced to suit any budget but many are used by top professional players.


T&G Martin Carbon Fibre French Double Bass Bow

The French model is well presented and silver mounted with the classic French style frog. With a fine arch and taper, the length(excluding the button) is 69,5 CM (27 3/8 inches) The balance is fine and the playability is excellent rivalling the finest wooden sticks.


T&G Martin Carbon Fibre German Double Bass Bow

The German style bow shares the same fine characteristics of balance, workmanship, and playability as the French model. Length 70 cm (27 9/16 inches), superb arch and taper to the stick making it a great playing bow. Any bassist from beginner to top professional would be well served by these bows either as a first bow or great playing spare.