2006 Sun 320 model 3/4 carved back

2006 Sun 320 model 3/4 carved back

This 2006¬†Xuechang Sun 320 model 3/4 carved back bass was regularly used for Arco play and remains in fine condition. The voice has developed nicely from regular bow studies. Gorgeous Russian spruce top featuring regular and even grain character with good grain definition. The maple back and sides are mildly flame figured. The maple neck… Continue reading 2006 Sun 320 model 3/4 carved back

ca. 2007 Xuechang Sun Gofriller 7/8

ca. 2007 Xuechang Sun Gofriller 7/8

This ca. 2007 Xuechang Sun 7/8 Gofriller is in my favorite older configuration with the longer 42 1/8″ string length. It has had significant recent performance upgrades that include a top regraduation, Neck reset, Rubner tuner upgrade, and a new fingerboard for a huge orchestral voice that is very colorful in all registers. Fine grain… Continue reading ca. 2007 Xuechang Sun Gofriller 7/8

New Xuechang Sun 925 Gofriller 7/8 carved back

New Xuechang Sun 925 Gofriller 7/8 carved back

This new Xuechang Sun 925 Gofriller model is an excellent example of this orchestral model. The upgrade features going from the closely related 920 model are the highest level of flame figured maple available and the lightly applied antiqued amber “cello style” oil varnish used. This bass has a large and solid presence in an… Continue reading New Xuechang Sun 925 Gofriller 7/8 carved back

Xuechang Sun Gofriller 920 carved back

Xuechang Sun Gofriller 920 carved back

______________________________________________ This lovely and powerful sounding Xuechang Sun Gofriller 7/8 size violin corner carved back is ideal as a rich section bass or conservatory instrument. Russian spruce top with bold grain lines, Flame figured maple back, sides, and neck, Replacement Rubner gold halfplate tuning machines, Ebony nut, fingerboard, tailpiece saddle, and replacement Hill style tailpiece,… Continue reading Xuechang Sun Gofriller 920 carved back

Used Sun 520 7/8

Used Sun 520 7/8

This used Sun 520 7/8 is a typically solid orchestral instrument with good presence and tone color. Even grain Russian spruce top with bold grain lines, Mildly figured maple neck, back, and sides, Replacement Rubner single unit machines with rosewood hatpeg posts, Ebony fittings, Maple bridge with adjusters, 10 mm steel rod ULSA endpin, Red… Continue reading Used Sun 520 7/8