We will have over thirty bass shops, luthiers and other vendors at the 2017 ISB convention with instruments, accessories and print music to show and sell. If this convention is like recent events, expect to see and hear some 200 instruments under one roof. It’s like double bass Disneyland, only better! These fine exhibitors, in alphabetical order, will be open Tuesday, June 6th through Friday, June 9th from 9 AM to 5 PM, and Saturday, June 10th from 9 AM to Noon:

  • A440 Violin Shop
  • Acoustic Image
  • AES Fine Instruments
  • Amati Productions
  • Anima Nova
  • Biase & Fantoni Violins
  • Bob’s House of Basses
  • The Bradetich Foundation
  • Brock’s Bass Shop
  • Chris Brown Bows
  • Cincinnati Bass Cellar
  • Concord International
  • CSC Products
  • D’Addario & Company, Inc.
  • Eastman Strings
  • David Gage String Instruments
  • Guarneri House
  • Hickey’s Music Center
  • JD Hill Music
  • Seth Kimmel Bass Violins
  • Kolstein Music
  • Lemur Music
  • Marvin Cable Tailpieces
  • New Harmony Music
  • Pirastro
  • Benedict Puglisi
  • Robertson & Sons Violin Shop
  • Ken Smith Basses
  • Thomastik
  • Tonewood (Slovakia)
  • Upton Bass
  • Wolf Instruments

Soon, we will be launching our convention app, which will give you the ability to communicate with vendors and all of the convention attendees easily. Through the app you can easily contact fellow ISB members at the convention, and also use the social media forum of the app to reach out to fellow members. See you in Ithaca!

Nicholas Walker
ISB 2017 Convention Chair

Nicholas will begin his tenure as the President of ISB during ISB2017. When not chairing bass conventions, he is Associate Professor of Music at Ithaca College.