The Karl Thunemann Prelude Violas are carefully constructed to our specifications in China. Instruments are set up at the time of order and require approximately 5-10 days to be professionally set up and adjusted. Karl Thunemann instruments produce a high tone quality at a competitive price.
Karl Thunemann series instruments produce a higher tone quality at a more competitive price. The Karl Thunemann Prelude Viola includes a spruce top, flamed maple back, ribs and scroll, inlaid purfling, straight spirit varnish, ebony fittings, D'Addario Helicore strings, and a Wittner composite tailpiece with 4 built in fine tuners.
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.