The lightweight body is also a plus, making the Viola Bass perfect for long stage gigs. Plus, the sound of the Viola Bass is very much like the sound we've heard on some of the most famous recordings of all time. These tones are provided by a pair of mini humbuckers similar to those on the original.NYRT and NYTT mini humbuckers. Neck volume, Bridge volume, Master Tone. Repaired headstock, plays well, Epiphone factory approved.