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Double bass suffers irreversible damage following Turkish Airlines flight

Double bassist devastated after airport staff threw his instrument ‘from 4m of height’ into truck

Violin rosin

What the heck is rosin – and why do violinists need it?

Reports claim ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn fled Japan by hiding in a double bass case.

Yamaha warns ‘don’t hide in our musical instrument cases’ after Carlos Ghosn’s shameless escape

Carlos Ghosn accused of fleeing Japan in double bass case

Ex-Nissan boss smuggled out of Japan, ‘hiding in a double bass case’


This portable double bass breaks into separate pieces – so you can travel with it