Originally founded in 1974, Music Man has built its name by leading an industry revolution, introducing active electronics to its production instruments. As a member of the team in the 1970s, Sterling Ball played an important role in the design and development of the iconic StingRay basses.
Officially buying the company in 1984, Sterling, later joined by his sons Scott and Brian, has formed a team of dedicated professionals who collectively share a common goal: to build the highest level of handcrafted instruments available.
Delivered in more than 135 countries on California's central coast, the brand continues to expand its reach around the world based on strict quality standards, innovative design and the best know-how for which it is known .
Every Ernie Ball Music Man has been meticulously designed and crafted with the utmost attention to every detail. With each new model, our world-class team of designers and engineers delivers the best playing experience possible.
All frets are hand-applied to exact specifications, and each one of you can expect from Ernie Ball Music Man.
Ernie Ball Music Man's necks and bodies are hand-sanded multiple times, creating flawless finishes and maximum playability.
Each instrument is hand-soldered using the latest technology in San Luis Obispo factory.
Three layers of high-gloss polyurethane are applied to each color-coated body, producing a luxurious state-of-the-art finish.
When you buy an Ernie Ball Music Man or bass guitar, it has already been tested and tuned by one of our experienced setup technicians, ensuring you can play right out of the box.
The Classic Stingray pays tribute to the original Music Man designs from the mid to late 1970's with added modern refinements. A string through body bridge, mute kit, small profile nickel frets and a curvy 7.5" radius neck are key specifications that harken back to the early days of Music Man production. A modern six bolt neck attachment and an easy access truss rod adjustment wheel ensure solid construction with no hassle adjustments. The classic tone remains true to the original with an ash body, 2 band EQ and a standard Music Man Alnico pickup.5 strings active Ash Body Bolt-on Maple handle Maple fingerboard 21 frets Diapason 864 mm Color: Classic Natural Mechanical: Schaller BM Easel: Music Man steel with stainless steel bridges and with dampers Finish: Chrome Pickups: Music Man Humbucking Controls: Volume, Treble, Basses Made in USA
Envisioned and designed by Annie St. Vincent with support from the award-winning engineering team at Ernie Ball Music Man, the unique electric guitar was crafted to perfectly fit her form, playing technique and personal style. Crafted in Ernie Ball Music Man's San Luis Obispo, California factory, the St. Vincent signature is available in black or custom Vincent Blue, a color hand-mixed by Annie. New colors for 2017 include Polaris White, Heritage Red, Tobacco Burst, and Stealth Black. Featuring an African mahogany body, Ernie Ball Music Man tremolo, gunstock oil and hand-rubbed rosewood neck and fingerboard, St. Vincent inlays, Schaller locking tuners, 5-way pick up selector with custom configuration and 3-mini humbuckers, the guitar also comes complete with Ernie Ball Regular Slinky guitar strings.Model St. Vincent Weight 3.31kg African Mahogany Body Body Finish: High Gloss Polyester St. Vincent Blue Body Colors Custom Bridge St. Vincent Music Man® Modern tremolo with vintage bent steel saddle Pickguard White Length 64.8 cm 22 high profile frets, medium width Rosewood neck Rosewood fingerboard Custom St. Vincent frets Handle finish: Gunstock oil and special hand rubbed wax blend Tuning Schaller...
The Majesty is the result of John Petrucci's unwavering demand for performance, playability and racing-inspired design. One of the most ergonomic and perfectly balanced instruments available, La Majesty features a narrow-neck design, unrivaled access to upper and lower frets, economical placement of control knobs and new switching capabilities digital that effectively eliminates the delay. The Majesty is an example of everything we know to be John Petrucci's signature model: innovative technology, versatile performance and a modern, stylish feel.Model JOHN PETRUCCI Majesty 6 Weight 3.06 kg Basswood body Mahogany table Mahogany neck Body finish: matte Body colors: Arctic Dream John Petrucci Music Man® Custom Bridge Piezo floating tremolo, made of black hardened steel with stainless steel saddles. Length 64.8 cm 24 Medium Jumbo Profile Frets, Stainless Steel Width of the neck of the fret 1 to 11 43.0 mm and 57.2 mm at the last fret Ebony fingerboard Custom JP Majesty frets key Finish of the handle: matt Tuning Schaller M6-IND lock with black pearl buttons Truss Rod Adjustable Custom Music Man® Active...