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PRELUDE

DESIGNED BY MASTER JERZY DROZD, BUILT IN THE CASTLE

MODERN or CLASSIC?
 

Designed by master luthier Jerzy Drozd, PRELUDE has been created as a tribute to the golden ages of bass guitar. With elegant lines and classic sound, PRELUDE is a reinterpretation of the vintage style in modern terms; a delight to the eye and ear designed to enhance the player’s experience.

PRELUDE incorporates the latest design specifications from JERZY DROZD, as JERZY DROZD 'Wings' pickups - 'Eagle' (single) and 'Dragonfly' (double) - that combined in the right way will give you the renowned classic sound that you are looking for.

Handcrafted to the highest standard of quality in JERZY DROZD Atelier, using the finest materials, techniques and conditioning processes, PRELUDE is a beautiful Modern Classic bass guitar, living up to the JERZY DROZD name in every respect in an affordable price range.

PRELUDE gives you the advantages of easy configuration and a shorter manufacturing time. But this is only a small part of all you can expect from this stunning instrument, check below the outstanding features that make PRELUDE the perfect entry to JERZY DROZD world.

 
 
THE HERALD
 

PRELUDE bass guitar, designed by master Jerzy Drozd and handcrafted in JERZY DROZD Atelier, features materials, specifications never before seen in this price range. With your PRELUDE you also enjoy complete assurance, as each PRELUDE is backed by JERZY DROZD three years warranty.

Your PRELUDE can also be the step prior to attaining your dreamed JERZY DROZD Creation. If you decide to exchange your PRELUDE bass guitar for a new JERZY DROZD at any time during the warranty period, you may benefit from a discount equal to your original purchase price.

 
 
 
 
PICKUP CHOICES & CONFIGURATIONS

PRELUDE bass guitar can be ordered with different pickups styles. You can choose from classic rectanguar shaped Delano JSBC pickups
or new JERZY DROZD 'Wings' style pickups. Furthermore you can choose from diferent pickup configuratios like: 2 single coil pickups (1+1) or double coil pickup in bridge position and single coil pickup in neck position (2+1).


NEW Wings JERZY DROZD Pickups - Eagle and Dragonfly
1+1 configuration on the left and 2+1 configuration on the right

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Delano JSCB pickups

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NEW JERZY DROZD "WINGS" SHAPE PICKUPS

JERZY DROZD Wings shape pickups have similar caracteristics to our classic JeDXS series of pickups with neodimium magnets.
Wings shape is available as single coil (code: Eagle) and double coil (code: Dragonfly)
Dragonfly contains two independent singlecoil noiseless pickups which can be wired in series or parallel.
Additional switch allows for switching from single coil to doublecoil mode

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CHOOSE PASSIVE OR ACTIVE ELECTRONICS

Standard PRELUDE bass guitar comes with passive electronic 3 knobs: bridge volume pickup, neck volume pickup and passive tone. Aguilar OBP-3 preamp or John East UNI-PRE preamp are available as active electronic options.




CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE FINISH

Prelude bass guitar is available with the finish of your choice. You can choose from satin, high gloss, natural or coloured. Solid and traslucent colours  are available with many effects as metallics, pearls etc... Your imagination is the limit.



WITH PICKGUARD OR WITHOUT

Classic or modern look can be achieved if you choose your Prelude with or without pickguard. White, black or pearl colour are available but many additional colours are available upon request.



Prelude bass guitar with and without pickguard


4, 5 & 6 STRING VERSIONS

Prelude can be ordered in 4, 5 or 6 string version.

 

 
 
PRELUDE Highlights

PRELUDE Highlights
FEATURE 
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Scale 34"
Frets 24, stainless steel
Body swamp ash
Neck maple
Fretboard maple
Neck atachment Bolt-on, 3 stainless steel bolts
Standard Hardware Finish Black
 

 
 
 

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