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PS5/ 45 Handmade Violin, Copy of ‘The Messiah 1716’ violin. Check out the sound sample!

£2,463.00 £2,150.00

SPECIAL OFFER Chinese hand made and hand varnished full size violin. Limited edition and accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Copy of the Stradivari ‘The Messiah 1716’ violin.

Soundsample

https://soundcloud.com/user-554722501/voice-1908-ps5-45xue-messanet-1

 

 

 

This is a premium quality instrument from the workshop of Xue Ping Hu in Beijing, China. It is number 01 of ten Single Limited Edition instruments commissioned by The Sound Post Company, and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity from them.

It is handmade and hand-varnished with a back of two pieces in highly figured maple. The ribs and scroll are in similar wood to the back. The front is in two pieces of spruce and of narrow even grain.

The varnish is of a golden amber brown colour on a gold ground.

Xue Ping Hu is a master Chinese Luthier, a maker of violin, viola and cello. During the 1980’s, he  studied under Quan Zheng, the renowned violin making Master of China and has also been guided by  a famous French violin maker. In 2006, a violin by Xue Ping was awarded a Certificate of Merit for Violin Tone at the International Violin Making Competition held by Violin Society of America.

This violin was chosen to be part of Moseley Violin’s Premier Select 5 Star range because of the high quality of the making.

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