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Contrabass 11-Hole, Key of C, Brown/Black


Manufacturer: Imperial City Ocarina

Out of stock at our U.S. outlet

Product information

This ocarina has been sold and is no longer available. Contact us for a similar color design available by custom request. Other colors are available.


Pitch Range

Plays B2 to F4, fully chromatic

  • C major basic scale of 12 notes (1 1/2 octaves)
  • 19 total notes when counting all sharps and flats


This ocarina is identical to our normal Contrabass except that it is painted brown/black using acrylic paint, and covered with a layer of protective clear varnish. The mouthpiece is then treated with acrylic varnish as with all our ocarinas. There is only one in stock. Photos show the actual ocarina to be received upon order.


Approximate Size and Weight

Length: 28.7 cm (11.3")     Width: 19.3 cm (7.6")     Thickness: 11.6 cm (4.6")

Weight: 1029 gm (2 lb, 4 oz)


Note:  The right thumb hole on the back side of the contrabass measures 13 mm in width, meaning that the width of the thumb needs to comfortably span this distance. Thus, this ocarina is not suited for small hands. Medium and larger hand sizes should be OK.


Purple Clay

This instrument is hand made from purple clay. Before Purchasing, please read more about purple clay in About Song Wei and His Products.


Purchase includes...

  • Adjustable length neck cord (shown in photographs)
  • Blue padded carrying case
  • Easy-to-follow fingering chart. Download below.


Download Contrabass 11-Hole Key of C fingering chart (pdf)

Musical staff position as well as tonehole graphic for each note. One page, file size 0.35 MB.


Product code: 70CB01-NC-BNBK


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