|Length of strings /||700mm|
|Sound board /||German pine|
|Back & side /||Rosewood|
|Neck /||Mahogany, Honduras|
|Price (ex-tax) /||NB-8||80,000||Yen|
It is tuned a 4th lower than the prime guitar and 1 octave lower than the alto guitar. It takes an important part with the alto and prime guitar in a guitar orchestra. Its unique sounds remind one of the swell of the ocean, and well suits the music of Bach. Recently, concertos using the bass guitars as a solo instruments have become very popular in concerts. The rich sound with strong dynamic is attractive to the human heart. Many craftsmen are starting to manufacture the bass guitar.