What is your playing style ? Slapmeister ? Finger stylist ? Somewhere in between ?
Wherever you are along the spectrum, IF touch and dynamics play a big role in your style , the Contra is a bass that is ready to respond to you and how you play. Playing this bass is a real interactive experience. This bass is alive.
If you are already familiar with the Marleaux Contra, the Heiko Jung version adds an internal microphone with its’ own rear mounted 3 band EQ and gain control. The naturally rich voice of this bass is enhanced by the addition of the mic , yielding another dimension and more depth.
- 34″ scale 3 piece Maple neck with Ebony finger board
- Maple sides and back
- Spruce top
- Two humbucking custom Haeussel mag pickups with 3 band preamp ( sweepable mids )
- Rear access gain and 3 band EQ controls for the microphone
- Heavy gig bag
US list price is $12,200.
Hear the true voice of this bass in passive mode – woody and acoustic. In active mode this inherent voice is enhanced and taken to a new level. Listen to samples below.