Knilling Completes Sebastian Artist Line with New London and Paris Bass Outfits

Posted on May 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI- Knilling is proud to announce the addition of new London and Paris model Bass outfits to their popular Sebastian™ line of instruments. The addition of these Bass models completes the Sebastian line, now offering a full spectrum of string instruments; bass, cello, viola and violins. 

“Sebastian™ Artist Model basses provide a natural progression in performance, response, and appeal for advancing students,” says Lang Shen, Product Manager of Knilling.  “Each instrument is handcrafted and carefully graduated for tone and projection, and reflects careful adjustment for proper playability. Combined with well-figured tonewoods, handsome finish, and advanced set up, including highly desirable upgrades, Sebastian™ Artist models support superior performance and foster genuine pride of ownership.”

Sebastian™Paris & London basses offer superbly figured maple backs with matching ribs, and finely-grained spruce tops with inlaid purfling, with fitted corner blocks and lining.  Attractively shaded golden brown finish and brass machine heads complement the instruments, which also includes ebony nut, fingerboard, saddle and endpin. Both “London “ and “Paris” models come with Knilling quality controlled OEM adjustment,D’Addario Prelude steelcore strings, and height adjustable bridge.  Outfit includes deluxe hardshell case with zippered cover and wheels, and carbon fiber bow with ebony frog and genuine horsehair.



Sebastian Artist “Paris” Model Bass Outfit

3/4 size, Gamba style, arched back

MSRP $8995.00


Sebastian Artist “London” Model Bass Outfit

3/4 size Gamba style, flat back

MSRP $5995.00

To learn more or become a dealer call your St Louis Music Representative at 800-727-4512 or email at [email protected]

{Pictured:  Sebastian™ Paris & London basses}

St. Louis Music/U.S. Band & Orchestra is one of the largest general distributors of musical instruments and accessories in North America. SLM is the owner of Alvarez Guitars, Austin Guitars, Knilling String Instruments, E.K. Blessing, & Sigma Guitars. The company is also the exclusive USA distributor of Dixon Drums & Hardware, Antigua, and P. Mauriat Brass and Woodwinds.  SLM also distributes over 250 brands of accessories to music stores across the USA.


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