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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by groove100, Nov 29, 2005.


  1. groove100

    groove100

    Jan 22, 2005
    VA.
    warwick corvette in jazz setting?

    Anyone? any pros and amateurs around here who plays warwick corvette on jazz gigs?
     
  2. I do. It's an FNA jazzman, but still a corvette. Sounds great.
     
  3. groove100

    groove100

    Jan 22, 2005
    VA.
    hey indi86, I see youre from around the area.
    where do you usually gig?
     
  4. I've seen some fretless Warwicks in some Jazz combos. It seems to work well. "Sound of wood", ya know? Plus there's just something special about the fretless Warwicks.
     
  5. By the way, they were all Thumb's, if that makes a difference.
     
  6. Whafrodamus

    Whafrodamus

    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    I have my warwick thumb NT.. I don't use it on teh jazz gigs though. The tone isn't great for a jazz setting. I do love using it for funk gigs. The tone is very bridge-pickup-y, so yeah.. You won't be able to get those really deep tones that jazz usually needs. A corvette has a greater PU spacing, so it would be better for a jazz setting than the thumb.
     
  7. My fretless streamer Jazzman, neck pup soloed, fingered near the neck, with labella flats.

    Upright tone in an electric bass. :D
     
  8. danomite64

    danomite64

    Nov 16, 2004
    Tampa, Florida
    I once put my jazz bass in a Corvette......okay, not really.