Step-Up Violins

Step-Up Violins

Heberlein
Model 512
Guarneri Del Gesu 1741 (replica)
Antonio Stradivari 1712 (replica)
The Red Violin
Ming Jiang Zhu A
Ming Jiang Zhu AA
Ming Jiang Zhu AAA
Guarneri Del Gesu 1737 (replica)
Antonio Stradivari 1703 (replica)
Model 395
Amati 505
Jean Francois
Amati 625
Professional
Conservatoire
Grande
Amadeus
Academy
Dolphin
Model 485
Model 513 Violin
Heberlein

Heberlein

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Wonderful for intermediate to advanced players, the Heberlein model entices audiences with a refined and open sound. Outfit includes Legacy crescent suspension case and AM45 nickel-mounted brazilwood bow. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $2,100.00

Model 512

Model 512

String Educator Price: $0.00

The Model 512 is a powerhouse violin perfect for musicians with many years of training and serious interest after high school or college. This instrument is equipped with superior resonance that will last the musician many performances and years. Made from select one piece maple backs and the finest spruce tops and finished with tastefully shaded European varnishes. This violin will keep its value and improve in tonal quality each year. Production is limited to only 40 violins per year. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $2,950.00

Guarneri Del Gesu 1741 (replica)

Guarneri Del Gesu 1741 (replica)

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Lightweight and with a powerful tenor, this violin is superb for advanced and serious musicians. This well-balanced 1741 Replica is a perfect blend of power and warmth. Musicians can articulate with ease and clarity. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $2,950.00

Antonio Stradivari 1712 (replica)

Antonio Stradivari 1712 (replica)

String Educator Price: $0.00

Definitely our most popular step up violin, these models are suitable for college students majoring in music performance. Each violin is evaluated by a conservatory teacher in Beijing, China. Fine adjustments are made internally before the instrument is delivered to us. Available in a 1712 Stradivari model and 1741 Guarneri model. Very well seasoned spruce top and nicely flamed one piece maple back. From one of the best workshops in China. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $3,900.00

The Red Violin

The Red Violin

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List Price: $2,950.00

Ming Jiang Zhu A

Ming Jiang Zhu A

String Educator Price: $0.00

Ming Jiang Zhu was awarded the Gold Medal for Violin in 2006 & 2008 from the Violin Society of America. Varnished with an attractive antiqued oil varnish of a russet pigment on a yellow ground. Crafted from beautiful tonewoods and produces a full and compelling tone. Fitted with heart style boxwood fittings.

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List Price: $3,500.00

Ming Jiang Zhu AA

Ming Jiang Zhu AA

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Made with a two piece European spruce top, the AA is an ideal instrument for violinists seeking outstanding projection with warmth and brilliance. Fitted with heart style boxwood fittings Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $4,500.00

Ming Jiang Zhu AAA

Ming Jiang Zhu AAA

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Comes with Certificate of Authenticity signed by Ming Jiang Zhu. Made entirely of European tonewoods, the AAA is exceptional for its excellent depth of sound and tonal complexity. By far the most popular model known for its ease of playability and superior response. Varnished in an attractive antiqued oil varnish of red-brown pigment on a yellow ground. Fitted with heart style boxwood fittings. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $5,500.00

Guarneri Del Gesu 1737 (replica)

Guarneri Del Gesu 1737 (replica)

String Educator Price: $0.00

Available in a 1703 Stradivari model and 1737 Guarneri model. Very well seasoned spruce top and nicely flamed one piece maple back. From one of the best workshops in China. (If ordered with a two piece back you may deduct $200.00 per violin.) Definitely our most popular step up violin. These models are suitable for College students majoring in music performance. Each violin is played by a Conservatory teacher in Beijing China and then any adjustments are made internally before the instrument is sent to us. These are exceptional values, similar violins are sold for up to $10,000.00 in the United States. We have never had a customer return one of these violins after purchase for a refund or to upgrade to a better instrument. These violins are available to rent for $960.00 per year. If you are looking for an instrument for college but not ready to purchase these are an affordable alternative to rent.

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List Price: $3,900.00

Antonio Stradivari 1703 (replica)

Antonio Stradivari 1703 (replica)

String Educator Price: $0.00

Available in a 1703 Stradivari model and 1737 Guarneri model. Very well seasoned spruce top and nicely flamed one piece maple back. From one of the best workshops in China. (If ordered with a two piece back you may deduct $200.00 per violin.) Definitely our most popular step up violin. These models are suitable for College students majoring in music performance. Each violin is played by a Conservatory teacher in Beijing China and then any adjustments are made internally before the instrument is sent to us. These are exceptional values, similar violins are sold for up to $10,000.00 in the United States. We have never had a customer return one of these violins after purchase for a refund or to upgrade to a better instrument. These violins are available to rent for $960.00 per year. If you are looking for an instrument for college but not ready to purchase these are an affordabel alternative to rent.

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List Price: $2,950.00

Model 395

Model 395

String Educator Price: $0.00

A clear tone and easy playability make these instruments an ideal choice for advancing players. Hand carved from select spruce and maple tonewoods and highly flamed maple back, ribs and neck. Hand applied spirit varnish and hand carved boxwood pegs, chinrest and tailpiece. Priced as adjusted instrument alone. Setup includes hand carved Aubert bridge and Dominant Strings.

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List Price: $2,100.00

Amati 505

Amati 505

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This model is professionally made in a small workshop of three makers. The annual production is less than 100 instruments. These are made from the highest flamed maple tonewoods and the most even grained spruce tonewoods. The varnish is applied in a natural looking antique appearance. Rich warm overtones and power are properties of this model. There are twelve layers to the varnish process and the maple on the back with the twelve layers of varnish create a three dimesional look like you can reach into the depth of the flamed maple. Suitable for High School players.

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List Price: $2,400.00

Jean Francois

Jean Francois

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The tone and timbre this instrument provides is ideal for serious high school players and responds easily to any skill level. The Jean Francois is handmade with well flamed maple back and select spruce top, elegantly antiqued with golden pigment oil varnish in a traditional French style of violin making. Available with the choice of ebony or boxwood fittings in a Stradivari pattern. Priced as adjusted instrument alone. Setup includes hand carved Aubert bridge and Dominant strings. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $2,100.00

Amati 625

Amati 625

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Hand carved under the supervision of a master violin maker and made from the best available tonewoods, this instrument is selected by fine violin shops across the country. The 625 has a fantastic harmony of deep, dark, and sweet tones. Complete with hand applied antiqued oil varnish. Available in Guarneri or Stradivari models. Priced as adjusted instrument alone. Setup includes hand carved Aubert bridge and Dominant strings.

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List Price: $3,000.00

Professional

Professional

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Master violinmakers model this violin after a Stradivari pattern. The ebony fittings, wood, workmanship, and hand applied spirit varnish are exquisite. The powerful and brilliant tones this instrument produces are suitable for serious high school musicians. Priced as adjusted instrument alone. Setup includes hand carved Aubert bridge and Dominant strings.

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List Price: $2,400.00

Conservatoire

Conservatoire

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The Conservatoire violin is made in the workshop of Xueping Hu; a silver award winning maker. This instrument is selected for its refined sound and beauty. Made from rare one piece flamed maple backs and tight even grained spruce that has been loft dried for a minimum of seven years. The antiqued oil varnish is artistically applied to appear two hundred years old. This violin also happens to be a favorite among irish fiddlers because of its dark robust sound. The production of this model is limited to 40pcs per year.

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List Price: $2,400.00

Grande

Grande

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This model is for serious players hoping to play in college. This model would be acceptable to audition for college as a non performance major. This instrument is made from loft dried tonewoods that have been aged for a minimum of five years. During the aging process the sound deading resins evaporate from the wood and the instrument is lighter in weight and the plates vibrate easier. Beautiful German varnishes are hand applied in an artistic pallet for these advanced instruments. Many teachers of advanced students personally select this model for their students. Retention rate at this level nears 100%.

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List Price: $2,100.00

Amadeus

Amadeus

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From the silver medal winning maker Xueping Hu comes this beautiful violin. Made from select one piece maple backs and the finest spruce tops and finished with tastefully shaded European varnishes. This powerhouse violin will please college students and serious High School students. This violin will keep its value and improve in tonal quality each year. Production is limited to 24pcs per year.

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List Price: $3,000.00

Academy

Academy

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List Price: $2,100.00

Dolphin

Dolphin

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This copy of the famous Stradivarius violin is suitable for college bound musicians. This is a very limited production of 240 violins over several years. They are made of the finest spruce and maple available, aged for over 7 years. The varnish is an artistic recreation of the varnish on the original violin made by Antonio Stradivarius.

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List Price: $3,900.00

Model 485

Model 485

String Educator Price: $0.00

Suitable for serious musicians needing an affordable violin prior to college, this instrument delivers with its outstanding sound and projection. Master made instrument from select spruce top and highly flamed maple back, ribs, and neck. Priced as adjusted instrument alone. Setup includes hand carved Aubert bridge and Dominant strings. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $2,400.00

Model 513 Violin

Model 513 Violin

String Educator Price: $0.00

With beautiful amber varnish work and an astonishing sound, this model assists the player with a clear refined, and remarkable performance. Complete with a stunning one-piece flamed maple back, lavish varnish work, and impeccable balance of overtones, the Model 513 will never disappoint the musician or audience. Advanced or collegiate players involved in orchestra or recital performances are recommended for this instrument. Each instrument is masterfully graduated for optimum sound projection. The fittings are heart shaped boxwood. Call for String Educator pricing!

List Price: $3,000.00