The Karl Thunemann MasterArt Viola's are carefully constructed to our specifications and are light in weight and have a powerful sound. This violin is a perfect blend of power and warmth. Instruments are set up at the time of order and require approximately 5-10 days to be professionally set up and adjusted.
The Karl Thunemann MasterArt Viola features a highly seasoned spruce top, highly seasoned book-matched maple back, ribs and scroll, inlaid purfling, antique hand-applied oil varnish, and professional quality ebony fittings.
These instruments are set up to order, with custom set-ups available. If you would like different fittings, strings or anything else changed about this instrument, please give us a call at (847) 458-7386, to get a quote for this custom work. We're sure you'll be wowed by this instrument.
Standard set-up includes a hand-carved Aubert Mirecourt bridge, ebony tailpiece with a single fine tuner, dominant strings, and a Pirastro Gold E string.
Please note: Varnish color and antiquing may differ from the picture above. These instruments are hand made and we allow our makers to choose the best color to bring out the true beauty of the wood and instrument. Please contact us if you would like pictures of the exact instrument we would be shipping you.
** Instruments require set-up and will ship within a week of placing the order.