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VIOLINS

 VIOLINS over £2,500.00

VIOLINS between £1,000.00- £2,500.00

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/ 84English 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/ 57A  Handmade violin by Caroline Cros, London circa 2000 (with second hand black rectangular case)                                                  &pound6,500.00     

                          

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"The tone of this instrument is crystal clear and resonant with a wide range of tonal colours; a soloist sound. A.L

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CS7/ 18 J Langstaffe, Modern handmade violin in 2009                                                                                                 £5,500.00

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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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CS7/ 24A 2009 Edward Gaut 'Strad Millanono' model 1728.'              £5,000.00

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'Sweet mellow tone. Exudes quality. Exceptional 'A' string.' A.L. 

 

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CS7/ 85A Handmade English copy of Guilo Degani 1913 circa 1950's  (with second hand case- with damaged cover).           £4,500.00

 

   

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CS6/ 52 Violin By John Reed and James Beatley, Dublin, 2008, (with second hand black canvas oblong case)                                                                                  £4,500.00 

 

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"A good looking and beautifully hand-made violin , combining power, brilliance and quality Soloist choice" A. L.

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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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CS7/75  Handmade violin by Derek Roberts, 1992 (with second hand brown canvas covered case)                  £3,500.00
 
Well executed modern making with deep red brown oil varnish, meticulous workmanship and excellent tone

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‘A sweet compact tone with good projection. A god instrument for any player wanting to develop a more confident sound.’ AL

 

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CS6/ 34  Handmade Violin by Gerard Murphy, London 1994, in excellent condition.                                                                                              £3,000.00

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"a bright resonance throughout the range . Noticeable clarity in high positions - desirable for soloist playing" A. L.

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CS2/ 89 Antique Violin, fully restored at Moseley Violins, 2004. (with old shaped  covered case)                                                                                   £2,995.00

 

Albani school 1780-1800 Reminiscent of early Brescian style. A hand made, highly arched model of Tyrolese school , in red brown oil varnish.

 

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"This unique violin is a period instrument, with very pleasant mellow tone for soloist Baroque period playing"A. L.

 

 

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CST5 35/D Gold Series Violin, by Hungarian Maker                             £2,690.00

* Please note other Gold series violins available to sale - enquire within.

Akos Balazs, Budapest, 2012 

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"A beautiful violin - extremely resonant with a classy brilliant sound" A. L.

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CST5/ 35E  Gold Series Violin, 2014,by Hungarian Maker Akos Balazs, Budapest                                                                                           £2,690.00

 

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CST5/ 100D  Gold Series Violin, 2012,by Hungarian Maker Akos Balazs, Budapest                                                                  £2,690.00

 

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Gold Series Violin CST/5 100E, 2007,by Hungarian Maker Akos Balazs, Budapest                                                                                            £2,690.00

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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

 

 

CS7/ 14 "The Spanish" Stradivarius  Replica   made in China by Melcas                                                                            ££2,175.00.00

 

Antonio Stradavari is known to have made eleven decorated instruments. Of  these, two were made for the Spanish Court between 1687-9 , and were known as "the Spanish 1 ( los  Decorados) and "The Spanish2 ( los Palatinos) and were part of The Royal Quartet. ( viola 1696, cello 1694)

"This is an interpretive copy of the famous "The Spanish " made in the Melcas workshop, in 2008. This instrument has been well played-in  by a professional player. It has a very distinctive sound, with an excellent pure tone, produced with minimal effort.' AL

 

 

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CS7/51b Handmade Violin by Kévin Baslé,, 2013 copy Strad model                                                                                                  £2,150.00

 

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‘A finely crafted instrument with a sweet clarity and considerable depth. It has exceptionally good tone and exciting potential as it matures.’ A.L.

 

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CS7/ 80b Violin  Full size French violin circa 1890's                          £1,950.00

 Charles Bailly workshop "Italian  model" made for Laberte-Humbert; labelled Nicholas Bernard a la ville de Coni  (with second-hand Goodge Brown Canvas rectangular case).

 

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CST5/ 35B Akos Balazs Silver Violin, 2015                                                    £1,850.00

 

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CST7/ 35C   Akos Balazs Silver Violin 2015                                                                                            &pound1850.00

 

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CS7/ 57B A Handmade violin by Vasile Gliga, Romania, made with bird's eye maple body . (with second-handblue canvas covered foam based case)  

                                                                       £1,750.00

‘A ringing tone with highly individual quality. Clear and precise with good response.’ A.L.

 

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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

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NEW Gewa Maestro 50A, one-piece back, European maple, 2016 model                                                       £1,600.00

Fully set up at Moseley Violins

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CS7/59G German violin, c  1890's,                                            &pound1,500.00

(with shaped brown canvas covered case)                                                                                                  

’A lovely mellow ‘dolce’ tone reminiscent of the ‘Old Italian’ sound.’ A.L.

 

 

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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. 

 

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CS4/ 82 4/4 Modern English Making, by François

Bignon, 1998                                                                         £1,400.00

 A rare opportunity to own this beautiful Guarneri Copy, handmade violin made by south Birmingham's Violin maker at Moseley Violins:  François Bignon

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"Well regulated silky sweet tone, throughout the range" A. L.

 

 

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MV6/ 61a  French Mirecourt Violin circa 1900                                                                                                £1,411.00

 

 

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MV8/ 53B French violin,                                                                  £1,400.00

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 

 

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CS7/ 64 Copy Magginni with Latin inscription on back. Circa 1890-1900.                                                                                          £1,353.00

" In silvus viva silui; jam mortua cano"

"In the forest, I lived in silence; now in death I sing sweetly"

Set up new bridge and Tonica strings

 

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 Maestro 40A Violin 4/4 New modern making; Guarneri Model                                                                                             £1,300.00

 

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NEW EASTMAN Master series "Guarneri" model, 2016 model                                                                                                   £1,138.00

 

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NEW GERMANIA VIOLINS, Handmade in Germany for GEWA Music, by Meister Luthier Marko Ackert                                                                          £1,170.00

 

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

 

 

 

BERLIN Antik model

 

 

PRAG Antik model

 

 

ROM Antik model (currently out of stock)

 

 

PARIS Antik model

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CS7/ 94 Melcas V-300 violin, made in Melcas Workshop 2008             £1,100.00

 

 

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VIOLINS under £1,000.00

PA802                                                                                               £973.00

Paesold Violin

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MV6/ 90C Full size French violin, Mirecourt,  labelled "Apollo" Style 5 Violin circa 1910, imported by Rushworth & Dreaper, Liverpool. Entirely restored in MV's workshop with sound-post patch on interior. Restoration guaranteed.                                                                                            £950.00 

 

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NEW Gewa Maestro 10 Violin 4/4 French Model                                                                                                £865.00

 

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MV6/ 61g, mid 20c Violin,Made in France in the J.T.L workshops for R S Williams ; Toronto. Labelled & branded JTL, also labelled Williams & Co             £800.00

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CS8/ 05 German/Austrian Violin circa 1870 - 1890             £750.00

 

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NEW "Concertante Antiqued" Violin                                                                                                £683.00

 

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MV8/ 78 4/4 Czech made Violin circa 1920's                     &pound480.00

 

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CS7/ 55 Czech made Violin  set up at Moseley Violins , (with optional second-hand Hiscox OVNS rectangular case )                                                          £450.00

 

 

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NEW Hidersine DV 205 Reserve 4.4 Violin  (currently out of stock)                   £425.00

 

 

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MV8/ 32a S/hand 1/2 Jay Haide Violin with second hand Stentor shaped case                                                                                                     &pound495.00

 

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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." 

 

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CS6/ 12 1/2 German Dresden Violin C 1920- 1930                                                                                                       £370.00

"Good instrument with a warm sound that responds readily." A.L.

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For fractional sized second-hand Violin Outfits from 1/16- 4/4; please visit our Student Outfits page