864-213-7470
114 S. Main St. 
Fountain Inn, SC


Gencarelli Bass Works and Fine String Instruments does not just repair, restore and sell violin family instruments.  What would a string shop be without guitars?  

We have a fretted instrument specialist that will make your instrument play like it never has before!  
Jacob Bradford- Fretted Instrument Specialist
Jacob is a native of Easley, SC and graduated from Easley High School.  Jacob is currently pursuing his Bachelor's in Music Education at North Greenville University.  Jacob is a multi-instrumentalist with Double Bass and Electric Bass being his two professional outlets.  

Jacob has performed with Professional Orchestras and Bands.  He also has a very active career performing on electric bass in many area churches.  

Jacob is apprenticing with Brian Gencarelli at GBW and is learning the craft of lutherie.  Jacob and Brian have completed one electric bass (see picture) and are planning a line of electric basses to be debuted by 2018.  

Jacob also had the opportunity to participate in the International Society of Bassists Convention in Ithica, NY in June 2017.  He participated in the Build A Bass workshop and hopes to continue learning his craft at the Bass Maker's Workshop at Oberlin College in the summer of 2018.