Electric bass guitar. Wood body in red laminate with white plastic pickguard. Input jack flush with body. Two pickups. Chrome plated tuning heads, frets, tie bridge, strap buttons and volume/tone control knobs. The name Encore is painted on the head in stylised lettering.
This Encore electric bass guitar was used by students of the BRIT School of Performance Arts and Technology, Croydon, in the 1990s. The school is a state school, independent of any Local Education Authority and all places are free. It is a vocational environment for students with an aptitude for the performing arts. This instrument, manufactured in India, is a copy of the classic Fender Precision Bass guitar. This style of bass guitar has a solid rounded tone and is especially suitable for rock and rhythm & blues music.