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Contrabass 11-Hole, Key of C


Manufacturer: Imperial City Ocarina

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Product information

The contrabass is currently out of stock at our U.S. outlet. Contact us if wanting to arrange direct shipping of this product from China.


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


Approximate Size and Weight

Length: 25.5 cm (10 in.)        Width: 18.8 cm (7.4 in.)        Thickness: 12.2 cm (4.8 in.)

Weight: 1185 gm (2 lb, 10 oz)


Note:  The right thumb hole on the back side of the contrabass measures between 12.5 to 14 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

All our purple clay instruments are unglazed. This is a hand-made product, so weight will vary somewhat from instrument to instrument.

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: 71CB01-NC


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