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1674 Czech-Ease?

Discussion in 'Basses [DB]' started by Eric Rene Roy, Mar 22, 2010.


  1. Eric Rene Roy

    Eric Rene Roy

    Mar 19, 2002
    Mystic, CT
    President: Upton Bass String Instrument Co.
    Just thought this was cool...from a painting by a Dutch artist in 1674!

    Viol_VerkoljeJan_Dutch_1674.jpg
     
  2. salcott

    salcott Supporting Member

    Aug 22, 2007
    NYC, Inwood.
    Captions, anyone?
     
  3. "Darling you know I love you but if you touch my F*****g bass once more.........";)
     
  4. Jason Sypher

    Jason Sypher Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2001
    Brooklyn, NY
    Viol de Gambas were all the rage...chick magnets even...
     
  5. arnoldschnitzer

    arnoldschnitzer AES Fine Instruments

    Feb 16, 2002
    New Mexico. USA
    "Let me play you a few notes on my gamba. I think that will make your headache go away."
     
  6. "Hey Baby, check out the action on my new fretboard."
     
  7. Uncletoad

    Uncletoad

    May 6, 2003
    Columbus Ohio
    Proprietor Fifth Avenue Fret Shop. Technical Editor Bass Gear Magazine
    " No honey really, small tools properly used can be as good if not much better than really big tools...like my little Gamba here..."
     
  8. "It wasn't me baby; it's the cello"
     
  9. Bass

    Bass

    Nov 10, 2003
    Canada
    "No honey, your butt makes your butt look fat."
     
  10. tomshepp

    tomshepp Supporting Member

    Jan 11, 2006
    Maynard MA
    "This one goes to eleven":D
     
  11. Eric Swanson

    Eric Swanson

    Oct 8, 2007
    Boston, MA
    Typically smooth bassists, through the ages, "Hey, you're a girl aren't you? Yeah, I noticed that right away. Um, play any gamba? I could teach you..."
     
  12. "You gotta believe me, the viola told me to do it"...
     
  13. phishaholik

    phishaholik Supporting Member

    Aug 20, 2005
    Portland, Oregon
    "Just touch it."





    Michael
     
  14. bejoyous

    bejoyous

    Oct 23, 2005
    London, Ontario
    "I'd love to go with you, but I need to practice for the big show."
     
  15. "C'mon baby, bass is easy. All the bands have somebody's wife playing bass. You only need to know two notes."
     
  16. I'm sure you guys can do better than this.

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  17. Herbie 80's

    Herbie 80's

    Dec 15, 2008
    Haha, love this thread already.

    'Honey, I'm thick like that neck..'
     
  18. "Honey, it's called an f-hole for a reason!"
     
  19. thombo

    thombo

    Aug 25, 2006
    Denver, CO
    Her- So this is who you've been spending all your time with?
    Him- It's not what thou thinks!
     
  20. "Now, there's some curves......what the hell happened to you?"
     
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