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Bass Bows

Our beautiful store and studio on historic Germantown Avenue in Mount Airy is easy to get to and has plenty of free parking. Besides Elizabeth Vander Veer Shaak's custom made bows, we sell the best selection of modern violin, viola, cello, and bass bows in the Delaware Valley, made by some of the premier craftspeople in the United States, Germany, France, China, and Brazil.

We are happy to send bows on approval for up to a week; contact us for more information.


Nothing available at this time


$2,500 to $5,000

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Elizabeth Vander Veer Shaak Bass Bow [131.1 gm]
Silver-mounted bass bow with a red brown round stick. Bright sound. In stock.

Sue Lipkins Bass Bow [Special Order]
No, I don't have one of Sue Lipkins' bass bows for sale. Neither does anyone else. The only way to get one of her gorgeous and fabulous playing bows is by getting on her wait list and ordering one. They are worth the wait. Contact Sue through the luthier David Wiebe's website,

STUDENT BASS BOWS: (Under $1000)

Ary France Double Bass Bow [139.8 gm] French style full-size (67.5cm) pernambuco stick with ebony and German-silver fittings. Frog with wide proportions to allow for the largest band of hair and richest sound. Great choice for the advancing student.

Call 215-438-9031 for more info.

Contact Information:
Mount Airy Violins & Bows
6665 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19119

Open Tuesday - Saturday, 1 pm - 5:30 pm