Benedict G Puglisi - Vincenzo Panormo model - 2011

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Benedict G Puglisi - Vincenzo Panormo model - 2011

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
This instrument is now proudly owned by Jazz Bassist Larry Grenadier and will feature on his new Solo Project: Larry Grenadier To Record First Solo Recording on ECM
 
 
photo credit: Tom DeLooza from Larry Grenadier Facebook
 
This Panormo model bass is part of a pair of instruments made as an exciting experiment in sound. Benedict Puglisi simultaneously made two basses to the same Panormo model, yet one has a carved back, the other a flat-back. This has so far proven an interesting and invaluable experiment in instrument making and acoustics. 
As part of the experiment, several professional players had a chance to compare these instruments, and found that both had superb sounds, yet played to different strengths. This flat-back model has a powerful, clear tone with excellent response and a good "punchy" pizzicato sound.
 
These large Panormo style basses would well suit orchestral, solo or jazz playing at a professional standard.
 
 
 
 
Measurements
Upper bout: 53 cm
Middle bout: 38 cm
Lower bout: 68 cm
Body length: 110.5 cm
String length: 107.5 cm
Rib ratio: 16 to 22.4 cm
 
 
 
Visit www.benedictgpuglisi.com for more information about this great bass.
 

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