Double Basses finder
  • in stock items only
  • compare products
Customer Comments
  • on 28.12.2011

    xxxx400@hot­ "Always a pleasure to deal with the Thomann team. Great service, Thanks, Steve.C"

  • on 28.12.2011 "Hello I found your site extemely helpful, easy to navigate and process. Well Done."

  • on 25.01.2012

    un­known: "Thomann is excellent! I would only ever order from this site for musical equipment and instruments. Very good!"

Thomann 111E BR 3/4 Double Bass

Thomann 111E BR 3/4 Double Bass
  • 360� Zoom Image
Price includes VAT and free shipping (where applicable)
£ price - guideline price only
Total rating
item number 165069
sales unit 1 piece
available since September 2003
sales rank 287
sales rank 287 at 1 in this category (Details)

Thomann 111E BR 3/4 Double Bass, set up in Germany in Thomann`s string-workshop, laminated top, back & sides, ebony fingerboard, adjustable peg. String-action will be individually set up for jazz, classical, rockabilly etc. Includes soft case, bow with german frog, and rosin. Colour: dark brown. Weight: approx. 10kg, comes with Bellacura polishing set including a cotton-cloth, microfiber-cloth and 20ml Bellacura polishing-fluid.

  • Sound samples:
  • 3-year Thomann warranty
  • 30-day money-back guarantee

Customers that were interested in Thomann 111E BR 3/4 Double Bass, have then bought these products

82% bought this exact product Thomann 111E BR 3/4 Double Bass Add to shopping cart €479.00
Available immediately

Information about shipping
6% bought Thomann Rockabilly BKE 3/4 Double Bass €535.00
Available immediately

Information about shipping
2% bought Thomann Rockabilly WHE 3/4 Double Bass €535.00
Available immediately

Information about shipping

114 customer ratings:

Total rating
4.1 out of 5 stars

A lovely bit of work

Total rating

When I first opened the box I was amazed at the quality of the instrument, the wood was beautiful, the craftsmanship was beautiful and the finish was perfect. It took me a while to set up properly since I was a novice at the double bass, but it wasn't too big of a chore, the body had a little mark on it to show where the bridge went (I don't know if this is on all of them, like I said the double bass is new to me).

My only complaint is that the pin got bent very easily even though I was extremely careful not to lift the bass up on it, and it's extremely difficult to pull out the pin by hand now.

The main thing is the bass still plays beautifully and looks even more beautiful. A table or chair made with this quality and attention to detail would be more expensive than this. It a really beautiful instrument

Value for money

Total rating

I grow increasingly more happy with every passing day, having bought myself this bass over a year ago. It came with a german bow, which I've not had much use for, but also with a gig-bag, polish and two cloths. The set-up seemed professional, and there were clear (though permanent) markings as to where I should place the bridge when it arrived. Tuning up, I took time to left the strings settle but I suppose I must have rushed it a little, for the D string snapped in the process. I phoned Thomann right away and they shipped out a replacement string immediately, making absolutely no fuss, and it was with me within 5 days.
Shipping for the bass itself was also fairly quick, and professionally dealt with.
The bass? Among laymen it's revered for it's beauty, and for some reason I always mention how cheap I got it for. Honestly, it sounds lovely at my level of playing, with a full tone up to thumb position. Pizzicato is also very effective on the bass, and I have used it amplified on a number of occasions, constantly complimented on its sound. I would recommend it to another beginner in a heartbeat. It sounds leagues better than the basses I've played in schools and even at my university.

fantastic value

Total rating

Was extremely pleased with the build quality and sound of the bass, however the bag that accompanies the bass is not to the same standard. Overall would thoroughly recommend. Great for someone looking to try a new instrument without breaking the bank.

great double bass

Total rating

hi all,
the bass is fantastic ,quality & sound..
i had it set up for rockabilly ( slap bass ) and its just a dream to play.
delivered to the uk in 5 working days and very well packed on a pallet .
very happy with this shop good coms , thank you so much .

Further user opinions:

Total rating
There are 107 other users who have rated this product but not written a product review in English rather in another language . Here's a summary of these 107 ratings:
** Note: This article was given an average rating of 4.15 out of 5 stars. In total, 7 text ratings were submitted. The customer ratings shown here exclusively reflect the personal opinion of the customer concerned. Every customer can change or remove his rating at anytime. All rights to the contents of the rating remain with the customer.
You have to be logged in to rate products.

Note: To prevent ratings from being based on hearsay, smattering or surreptitious advertising we only allow ratings from real users on our website, who have bought the equipment from us.

After logging in you will also find all items you can rate under rate products in the customer centre.

Rate product Dear customer,

to prevent ratings on our website from being based on hearsay, smattering or surreptitious advertising we only allow ratings of real users who have bought the equipment from us. In your customer center you will find all items you can rate under "rate products".

Customer reviews about Thomann 111E BR 3/4 Double Bass
Rating filter

Related Online Guides

Smart Navigator


Offers include 20% British VAT and are valid as long as stocks last.
Shipping costs to the U.K. are 10 EUR (approx. 7), free shipping on orders above 199 EUR. Please click here for international Shipping rates.
We do not accept liability for typographical errors or inaccurate information of any kind.
*RRP = manufacturer's / distributor's recommended retail price in Germany
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Email
  • Pinterest
  • Google+
Sound samples
Your Contact Persons
Interactive Glossary
Interactive Glossary

Tip: Turn on the interactive glossary function to automatically display explanations of technical terms.

Your Feedback

How do you rate this page?