The Ibanez guiding philosophy for acoustics, ”a modern approach to acoustic guitar tradition,” extends quite naturally to their acoustic bass collection. With tone, style, playability at an incredible value, Ibanez acoustic basses are creatively inspiring tools designed to thrive in wide variety of musical situations.
The Maple neck provides stability and bright tonal character.
The Laurel fretboard provides a rich and warm tone.
Spruce remains the most popular wood for acoustic guitar tops, mainly due to its pristine tonal clarity.
Okoume back and sides
The Okoume back and sides generate a woody, warm tone when the guitar is played softly or finger-picked and provide punchy high-mids with a clear projection when strummed.
Ibanez T-bar Undersaddle pickup
The Ibanez T-bar Undersaddle pickup accurately translates that full sound to whatever amplification system you plug it into.
Ibanez AEQ-2T preamp w/Onboard tuner
AEQ-2T preamp is specifically-designed to adjust the frequencies of a bass and allows operation of the built-in tuner without the instrument being plugged in.
The Laurel bridge transfers string vibration directly to the body, delivering a natural and warm tone.