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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).                                                                       £6,500.00

 

 

 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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CS8/ 04a    16" Viola made by James Parkinson, Llandudno, Wales, 1923                                                              £3,500.00

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CS7/51a  Modern Handmade 15 3.4" viola, copy of Grancino, 1700,  by Kevin Baslé, 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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Violas Between 1,000.00- £2,500.00

 

CS8/ 21A      15 3/4" Second hand Chinese viola Tianbao circa 2000

                                                                                £1,800.00

 

40.5 cms Jay Haide A l'Ancienne" "Maggini Model" Chinese made Viola                                £1,795.00

A well-balanced sound with an even transition from lower to upper register. A rich and engaging sound typical of Jay Haide instruments. Suit professional player. A.L.

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CS7/ 93b 17" handmade English "Tertis" model viola, handmade by L.A Perry, Linton Road, Penn, Wolverhampton 1954               £1,795.00

 

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CS5/ 52  16 1/2" Viola , Modern  English handmade by Barry Cave, Warkton , 1983, with a black shaped ABS case.                                                                            £1,500.00

 

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

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CS8/ 36a 15 1/8" German Viola Circa 1880/1900, SKB hardcase CS8/ 36d to sell with it.                                                                    £1,500.00

 

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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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Violas under £1,000.00

 

 

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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NEW Eastman "Young Master"

16" viola (instrument only)         £943.00 

This is powerful viola. It has a beautiful tone and impressive projection. Suit advanced or professional player. A.L.                               

15.5" viola (instrument only)  currently out of stock         £926.00

 

 

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CS8/ 37a 16" German Viola, Circa 1950, Stradivari copy, with shaped plastic case

£600.00

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NEW GEWA Concerto 13 3/4" Viola                                                                       £606.00

 

 

MV8/ 76A Viola 14 1/4" French unlabelled, Stad-style, repaired and converted from 4/4 violin at Moseley Violins

£535.00     

 

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

 

 

For new STUDENT VIOLA OUTFITS visit Student Outfit page.

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