Maple Leaf Strings Chaconne Craftsman Collection Viola

  • Item # 1321278
  • Model # MLS500VA 16.5

Hand-carved boxwood fittings featuring a decorative cherub tailpiece and matching pegs pay homeage to J.B. Vuillaume, who first crafted detailed fittings for instruments made by the Italian masters. T… Learn More

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Ebony, maple and spruce combine to make a fine viola.

Hand-carved boxwood fittings featuring a decorative cherub tailpiece and matching pegs pay homeage to J.B. Vuillaume, who first crafted detailed fittings for instruments made by the Italian masters. This viola is conceivably a beginner's instrument, and is available in full or abbreviated sizes for that reason. However, it is truly aimed at the advancing student, as it has features rarely found in student instruments. The decorative appoinments instill a pride of ownership and personal touch that will surely inspire practice and improvement.With ebony fingerboard, tailpiece, chin rest and fittings along with a seasoned maple neck, flamed maple back and sides, and a seasoned spruce top, the wood combination in this instrument are beautiful to behold and to hear. Select size from dropdown menu. Order today for a beautiful instrument with a thrilling timbre.

Features

  • Attractive and resonant woods
  • Genuine ebony fittings
  • High quality bridge
  • Ships with quality string set
  • Hand-applied antique varnish
  • Case included

Technical Specification

Maple Leaf Strings Chaconne Craftsman Collection Viola

  • Top: Seasoned Spruce
  • Back & Sides: Highly Flamed Maple
  • Neck: Well seasoned curly maple
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Fittings: Ebony
  • Tailpiece: Ebony with a single fine tuner
  • Chin Rest: Guarneri style ebony chin rest
  • Bridge: High quality Maple Leaf Strings maple bridge
  • Purfling: Hand inlaid ebony
  • Strings: D™Addario Helicore
  • Finish: Hand applied antiqued Varnish
  • Bow: N/A Instrument only
  • Case: protective foam case
  • Sizes: Viola 15-16.5