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VIOLAS

Violas Over 2,500.00

Violas Between 1,000.00- £2,500.00

Violas under £1,000.00

We have a continual stock of second hand or re-conditioned student instrument outfits from fractional to full sized violas. All outfits have been checked over in our workshop and are set up and ready to play. Do phone or email us to check what we have in stock, ask for our advice, or match your requirements.

 

 

 

Violas Over 2,500.00

 

CS6/ 02 16 1/2" Viola by BARRY OLIVER, WASHINGTON, UK , (with optional wooden based viola case 1960's).                                                                       &pound8,000.00

 

 

 A Fine example of this modern English maker; former pupil of Morassi, in Cremona, during the 1960's. Made in 1993, this Del Gesu Guarneri model  is a full 16 1/2 " body, handmade and hand finished in oil varnish.                                                                                                          .

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CS7/24C 15 3/4" handmade viola by Edward Gaut 2010.               £6,000.00

 

'Has a sweet velvety sound. lends itself to a good range of tonal qualities. Perfect for chamber music.' A.L.

 

 

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David Millward Viola 15" circa 1997      Please enquire £6,000.00

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'Has a big, warm, resonant tone throughout the register. This quality instrument would suit a professional player. perfect for solos and chamber music.' A.L.

 

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CS7/ 72   A French Viola 16 1/4" handmade under the direction of Emile Francais circa 1930-40                                                               &pound4,500.00

 

‘Superb response and powerful D & A strings. Well regulated and engaging tone. Must be tried.’ A. L.

 

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CS7/51a  Modern Handmade 15 3.4" viola, copy of Grancino, 1700,  by KÚvin BaslÚ, 2014                                                                    £3,150.00

 

This is a new handmade viola has a pure distinctive tone. It would make a perfect choice for the advanced student. A.L

 

 

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MV6 /27 French Viola Mirecourt circa 1900                               £2,476.00

Fine condition - set up at MV

 

 

 

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Violas Between 1,000.00- £2,500.00

 

40.5 cms Jay Haide A l'Ancienne" "Maggini Model" Chinese made Viola                                &pound1,795.00

 

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CS7/ 93b 17" handmade English "Tertis" model viola, handmade by L.A Perry, Linton Road, Penn, Wolverhampton 1954               &pound1,795.00

 

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CS5/ 52  16 1/2" Viola , Modern  English handmade by Barry Cave, Warkton , 1983, with a black shaped ABS case.                                                                            £1,700.00

 

"This viola produces a round, full tone and projects well. A perfect instrument for an advanced player." A.L.

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CS7/ 93a  16 3/4" handmade English viola, handmade by A. Fielding, Canley, Coventry, 1950, No 3                                £1,100.00

 

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CS6/ 71  15" length of back,5 string viola Modern Chinese handmade, "Miranda" model for Violorama with (with Knilling fine tuning pegs) with black  oblong viola case with cover.                                                                       £995.00

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"A well-balanced sound and even transition from open C to E string. Sweet tone useful in Baroque playing." A.L.

 

 

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Violas under £1,000.00

 

NEW Eastman "Young Master"

16" viola (instrument only)         &pound943.00                                      

15.5" viola (instrument only)  currently out of stock         &pound926.00

 

 

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MV7/14A    3/4 Viola ( 14" length of body) with oblong case

Made in Canada by Bernard Sebatier, 2009                                                               &pound700.00       

 

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NEW GEWA Concerto 13 3/4" Viola                                                                       £606.00

 

 

CS7/ 13   15 1/2" Andreas Zeller Viola  (with second hand black canvas covered dart shaped foam case)                                   £270.00

 

 

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