David Gage String Instruments

Don't miss a special concert with bassists Tim Cobb & Enrico Fagone on April 25th here at the shop, get tickets.

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Gotz silver wound gut strings are available again, check them out here.

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Store Specials
Gotham Almond Oil for Gut Strings
Gamut Lyon Bass Gut Strings
Concert April 25th: Tim Cobb & Enrico Fagone

David's Corner

About Neck and Fingerboard Alignment
David Gage

The neck and fingerboard of the string bass are an integral part of the total sound and feel of the bass. It is important that their installation and condition are sound. The neck should be vertically centered down the top of the instrument so that the bridge can be...

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36 Walker Street, NY NY 10013-3514
Tel: 212.274.1322 Fax:212.274.9634
Please note:
Appointments are highly recommended for rentals, repairs, appraisals, and the instrument showroom. We may not be able to accommodate walk-ins.

***Closed Sat. April 19th***
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri: 9:30am-5:30pm
Thurs: 1-7pm
Sat: 10am-4pm
Sun: Closed