English double basses for the professional player

Welcome to avcontrabass.co.uk

Here you will find handmade double basses for sale by Adrian Vickers and other new and fine older instruments of the violin family.

All instruments by Adrian Vickers can be customised or built to your specific requirements.

Top quality handcrafted double basses made to order.

Commissions are welcome.

Contrabass models available include Bernard Simon Fendt, Vincenzo Panormo, William Tarr, Devereux and Kennedy. Also available are other instruments that have been adapted from old master English double bass outlines.