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Electric Basses

We carry electric instruments from today’s leading brands, including Yamaha and NS Design, so you can be assured you are getting the best quality instrument for the price. Want to make sure your acoustic instrument is heard? Check out our amps, pre-amps, and pickups.

Electric Basses

Bass Bows

We carry a wide variety of bows to fit your needs. In addition to wonderful antique and modern makers we carry high-end Brazilian workshop bows. We also offer a wide selection of non-wooden bows such as carbon fiber, carbon composite, and fiberglass. See something you like? Search our selection online to purchase or free trial; Call us to schedule an appointment or arrange a trial shipment!

Bass Bows

Bass Strings

We carry a comprehensive selection of strings that includes everything from gut to synthetic core, student to professional level. You can also be sure that you are getting the best value: all of our strings are always up to 56% off of list prices.

Bass Strings

Bass Cases and Gig Bags

We are well-known for our wide selection of cases in a variety of price ranges. We carry popular, high quality brands in a variety of price ranges to ensure that you find the right protection for your investment.

Bass Cases

Accessories

We carry all of the accessories you need for your instrument. From rosin and strings to instrument stands and polish, we’ve got you covered. .

Bass Accessories

Sheet Music, Books, and CDs

We offer an extensive sheet music selection from several genres of music, including Classical, Jazz, Broadway Musicals and Movies, Rock & Roll, and more. If you're just learning, take a look at our Suzuki School section and other beginner's sheet music and books. We even have reference materials, posters, and CD's.

Bass Sheet Music - Books - CDs
Featured Bass

Each month our Sales staff pick an instrument and bow to spotlight for our clients.

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Repair, Restoration
& Adjustment

Under the direction of John Dailey, the workshop is prepared to handle everything from basic maintenance and tonal adjustments to major repairs and restoration. All repairs are fully guaranteed.

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Bass Links & Resources

Some helpful and informative resources for bass players.

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Additional Resources

Carriage House Violins

Carriage House Violins

Located in Newton, Massachusetts, Carriage House Violins is the instrument sales division of Johnson String Instrument.

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Resources

JSI
Resources

Whether searching for a job, learning about the "Mozart Effect," looking for a summer music camp, or choosing the right instrument string, you need look no further.

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The Johnson String Project

Johnson String Project

A charitable foundation whose goal is to provide high-quality instruments to children who live in underserved communities and who are participating in El-Sistema-inspired programs in Massachusetts.

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The Johnson String Blog

The
JSI Blog

Information and helpful articles about the music and instruments we love.

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JSI Media

JSI
media

Helpful "how to" videos and useful information about JSI and the products and services we offer.

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