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VIOLINS under £1,000.00

 

FRACTIONAL SIZED VIOLINS
We have a continual stock of second hand or re-conditioned student instrument outfits from fractional to full size. 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.

 

 

VIOLINS over £2,500.00

 

 

CS6/ 84 English Handmade Violin branded  "Betts London" under button and on lower rib. c1810         &pound9,000.00     
In excellent condition with original neck, set up at Moseley Violins.

Noted for his fine workmanship, this is a collector's and a player's instrument. It has a well-regulated exceptionally sweet, rounded tone with depth of sound. One of his finer instruments. A.L.

 

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CS7 57 Handmade Violin by Catherine Cros ,  London &pound5,300.00

 

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CS8/71                                             £5,200.00

"1679 Hellier" Copy of A Stradivari full size violin, Mother of Pearl inlay & inlaid Scroll and Ribs. Labelled "Fait Main, K. S. Basle, Luthier a Birmingham, 2017".

 

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CS7/ 18 J Langstaffe, Modern handmade violin in 2009                    PLEASE ENQUIRE 

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"A fine modern instrument with instant response, power and depth of tone, deeper response to be drawn from familiarisation with this instrument" A. L.

 

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CS8/ 53a Full size English handmade violin by William TerrenceMcCool,

NewarkonTrent                                                                                    £5,000.00

 

"Projects well. Very well balanced throughout the range- this violin possesses a rich pleasing tone"

A.L.

 

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CS8/ 82a

Full size handmade French violin C 1850-1870, Mirecourt, likely from the circle of Jules Grandjon family. Signed internally on back top bouts, featuring a carved figure of a seated cellist and cherub above it on back, with shaped case. 35.2 body length, 19.4 stop, 32.5 string length.         

                                                          £4,000.00

 

 

 

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CS7/24B  Edward Gaut, 2009 Copy of Ruggeri 1704,                  £3,500.00
 
"Fine Baroque violin, with gut strings. produces a warm sound with good volume. A.L "

 

 

 

 

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CS8/ 27 Full Size violin, Stradivari Model, copy of "Messiah" 1716.  Labelled "Fait Main, K.S.Basle, luthier a Newark, 2016" Oil varnished, Cadmium Brown color. Rosewood fittings. 

                                                                                                  £2,750.00

‘A beautifully crafted violin modelled on the Stradivarius 'Messiah'. It has a sweet purity of tone which persists in higher positions. Must be tried.’ AL

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VF021 Replica of The Messiah 1716 Made by award winning Beijing Maker: Xue Ping Hue

Limited edition no 1 of 10 Set of with Larsen Tzigani strings. 

                                                                                                   £2,664.00

 

 

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CS8/ 61                                                                                               £2,630.00

Full size handmade violin by Kevin Basle labelled "Fait main par Kevin Basle Birmingham 2016", signed

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CS8/ 82b A French Antique violin by J T Lamy Superior  Model

c1830-1860                                                                                           £2,500.00

 

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CS8/ 84 French Violin Barnabetti 1880-1890         &pound2,500.00

 

 

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Gold Series Violin CST/5 100E, 2007,by Hungarian Maker Akos Balazs, Budapest

                                                                                                     £2,400.00

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"In line with the very high standard of this maker, this violin has both a sweetness and clarity that suit a player seeking a bigger sound. A.L."

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VIOLINS Between £1,000.00- £2,500.00

 

CS8/ 35a Full size "Gold" Series violin handmade by Akos Balazs violin C 2007 

                                                                                                    £2,400.00

 

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MV9/ 22 Full size French handmade violin circa 1889, branded and labelled Chipot-Vuillaume gendre de J.B Vuillaume a Paris, also inscribed as above in ink. Entirely restored in Moseley Violins workshop 

                                                                                                  £2,170.00

‘Has a bright tone and would suit an advanced player looking for a better quality instrument.’ AL

 

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CS8/ 98 Handmade English Violin by Alan Crimpler 1998

                                                                                   &pound2,000.00

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MV10/ "Professional" Hawkes and Sons Violin c 1900                         £1,824.00

 

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MV9/ 04 Handmade Silver series violin by Akos Balazs, 2014                                                                                               £1,665.00

This violin has been previously owned by one owner , in excellent condition

Has a fine projecting tone with precise clarity of resonance that carries sweet-focussed sound.

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CS8/95

An antique German violin                                                         £1,600.00

 

 

 

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CS8/ 89 French Violin JTL 1890-1900               &pound1,600.00

 

 

 

 

 

 
MV8/ 82d Full size German violin, labelled A Becker, Landsberg.c 1903, E.R Schmidt School                                                                                               £1,531.00

 

 

 

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MV9/ 77g German Antique Violin Made by Wolff Bros. Workshop No 2735 c1899,                                                                          £1,581.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

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CS7/ 57e Full size Roumanian violin handmade by Vasile Gliga, Reghin, Circa 2003, with the original maker's certificate of origin. Back is one-piece bird's eye maple Comes with second-hand shaped canvas covered Gliga case                                                                                £1,450.00

 

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CS7/ 69 MR Full size French handmade violin (with black leather covered case)                                                                                        £1,450.00

 

Made in the workshop of Laberte-Humbert c1900 - 1910 35.8cm body length/32.75cm string length. Modelled on Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume, spirit varnish. In good condition, no fractures, very well made and part of the Laberte middle range instruments. Strung with Pirastro Tonica strings.

 "Has good depth of sound and carries well. A notably warm, pure tone."

 A.L.

 

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MV8/ 53B French violin,                                                                  £1,435.00

made in the workshop of Laberte-Humbert C 1910's labelled H. Clotelle and A la Ville de Cremone - Atelier de Lutherie fondee en 1780 

 A beautiful tone with a distinct brightness. Must be tried. Effortless feel to this violin. A.L.

 

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MV9/36 Full size German violin C1880-1890, made in the Lowendall workshop, labelled "Manufactured in Berlin copy of Stradavari" with Lowendall logo                     

                                                                                                        £1,297.00

 

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Premier Select new BEC800A grade  Modern Chinese violin from Beijing               

                                                                                                        £1,249.00

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Premier Select *****WV400EW Copy of Edwin Whitmarsh 1930 violin.

Instrument only                                                                            £1,200.00

"A finely crafted instrument with sweet clarity and considerable  depth "

A.L.

 

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GEWA MUSIC,  Handmade violins in Germany, by Meister Luthier Marko Ackert                                                                     

 

£1,190.00   Check stock availability below

 

Available in 4 European city finishes; set up with Larsen Virtuoso strings

 

 

 

BERLIN Antik model: 2 in stock

 

 

PRAG Antik : currently o/s

 

 

ROM Antik model : In stock

 

 

PARIS Antik model :temp out of stock

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 GEWA Maestro 40A Violin 4/4 New modern making; Guarneri Model 

                                                                                   £1,185.00

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CS8/ 79a  German full size violin circa 1910. Labelled Franceso Ruggieri with blue oblong foam second hand case.                                                                                           £1,100.00

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Frank Lee, Shanghai 2010 Series W-29, one piece back, Guarneri copy inspired                                                                   £1,084.00

"This instrument produces a sweet and ringing tone with exciting potential as it matures."

A.L.

 

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VIOLINS under £1,000.00

 

Premier Select **** Eastman 501 TSP, antique finish, instrument only 

£986.00     

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Premier Select****, B & M "WV400SBF" Stradivari model" , Boxwood fittings.  W102   

"A Lovely pure tone- speaks effortlessly, makes thisviolinspecial" A.L.                                          £965.00

 

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CS8/ 96 4/4 Violin c Saxony 1890;

Guarneri model imported by Kohler & Sons ; Edinburgh                                                              £950.00

 

 

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MV5/ 29c   French violin, labelled Paul Mangenot , Mirecourt, 14 3/16" 14 1/8 " / 36 cm. Neck reset at MV and setup.                                                               £950.00

 

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MV9/ 89b Est.12512 Handmade Violin by G L Hough, 1995, Stourbidge             £950.00

 

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CS8/ 79b  Czech violin circa 2005. From Harald Lorenz workshop. Model No. 4 No. 50 .With black oblong foam second hand case.                                                                              £900.00

 

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CS8/ 86a A Antique English Violin by James Priddy, Wolverhampton c1949                                                                             £900.00

 

 

 

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EASTMAN Young Master series Strad model model                                                                £870.00

 

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400.088                                                        £745.00

Maestro 11 Full Size French style, from Gewa

 

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CS8/ 80 German Violin  c 1900                          &pound680.00

 

 

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CS8/ 70e Full size German violin. Circa 1910-1920 labelled copy of Ant Stradivarius (instrument only)                                                                                                           £600.00

 

 

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MV8/ 76a  Full size French violin. Unlabelled c1900, 14 1/4" lob                                 £585.00

 

 

 

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MV10/ 54  Czech made Violin c1910     copy J. Kriner Mittenwald,                           £570.00

 

 

 

 

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MV8/ 76A Violin 14 1/4" French unlabelled, Strad-style, repaired  at Moseley Violins

£535.00     

 

 

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New full size Luthes Paris "Moderato" Violin set up in our workshop         £500.00

 

 

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MV10/ 34                                                                                               £375.00

Full size Maidstone Violin, C 1920

 

 

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MV10/ 33b                                                                                               £370.00

Full size German Saxon violin, C 1910's Brescian inlay on back

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FRACTIONAL SIZED VIOLINS

 

We have added vital instrument measurements to our fractional sized violins for sale below.

You can check the dimensions of your violin and those for sale against the standard specification chart below. Please be aware that these specifications can vary greatly from instrument to instrument, and the chart is recommended as a guide to proportion of different sizes.

 

STANDARD VIOLIN SPECIFICATIONS CHART

 

Stentor/

Hidersine student outfits

String Length mm Length of Back mm Mensur Body

Stop  mm

Mensur  Neck

Stop

mm

Tailiece to bridge mm/
4/4  violin 328 356-358 195 130 55
3/4 violin 302 330 180 126 51
1/2 violin 285/286 310 170 120/122 44/46
1/4 violin 256 279 156 110 40

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PA802 7/8 Violin Paesold Violin

                                                                             £973.00    

 

String Length mm

 

Length of Back mm

 

Body Stop mm Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
318  350     55 Wittner Tonica
 

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MV8/ 96a 3/4 Handmade Romanian Violin made under the direction of Christian Gliga 2010   

                                                                            £950.00

‘A sweet mellow tone. Easy response greatly assists co-ordination. Has a lovely singing quality.’ AL

String Length mm Length of Back mm  Body Stop mm  Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
308 335 181 127 55 Wittner Dominant

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MV7/ 52a Three-quarter French violin C 1890-1900 labelled JTL No 6 with oblong case and s/hand bow, upgraded with Wittner chinrest

                                                                                                         £817.00

‘Superb clarity and depth of tone. An effortless feel to this violin.’ AL

String Length mm Length of Back mm  Body Stop mm  Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
302 330 178 126 49 /Wittner Dominant

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CCS8/ 70d Three-quarter size French violin (33.2 cms) Circa 1890's with Phoebe JTL label (instrument only)                                                                                        £550.00
String Length   Length of Back  Body Stop Neck Stop Tailpiece to bridge/brand Strings 
        Wittner Dominant

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CS8/ 70c Three-quarter size French violin (33 cms) Circa 1900's with Medio-Fino JTL label (instrument only)                                                                                        £550.00

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MV6/ 73 3/4 Romanian s/hand violin , c 1920

                                                                                                           £320.00

String Length mm Length of Back mm  Body Stop mm  Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
309 334 182 125.5 52 /Wooden Hidersine
           

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MV7/ 83 Three quarter German violin C 1920's

                                                                                                          £300.00

String Length mm Length of Back mm  Body Stop mm  Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
310 331 184 126 44 / Wittner Vision

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CS 7/ 71d Three-quarter Romanian violin, C 1970's, (instrument only)                                                                                                         £213.00

 

String Length mm Length of Back mm  Body Stop mm  Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
308 339 183 126 53.5 / Wooden Alphayue

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MV8/ 32a S/hand 1/2 Jay Haide Violin with second hand Stentor shaped case                                                             £495.00

‘The attractive warm sound easily produced lends to the appeal of this half size violin.’ AL

String Length mm Length of Back mm  Body Stop mm  Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
292 320 174 117.5 48 /Wood Dominant

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CS8/ 70b Small bodied half size German violin (31.3 cms) C 1900's no label (instrument only)

                                                                                  £350.00

String Length mm

 mm

Length of Back mm

 

Body Stop  Neck Stop Tailpiece to bridge/Brand Strings
     

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New V63 Luthes Paris 1/2 size Moderato inc set up at MV workshop                                                                                           £350.00

"A new instrument with good tone which will improve even more as the instrument is played and develops. A.L." 

 

String Length mm Length of Back mm  Body Stop mm  Neck Stop mm Tailpiece to bridge mm/Brand Strings 
287 308 170 119.5 41 /Wittner Resonance

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For fractional sized second-hand Violin Outfits from 1/16- 4/4;

please visit our Student Outfits page

 

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