viola an affordable, high quality German instrument that sets
a precedence for the German tradition of
viola making. Nicely graduated,
beautiful craftsmanship with a warm, well-balanced tone. A
good choice for the advancing student working on refining musical
The Franz Werner Concert viola is carved from quality tone-woods. Spruce top of medium grain. Two-piece back of light, narrow to broad flame. Ribs and scroll similar to back. Slightly antiqued and finished in a spirit varnish of a red-brown on a golden ground. Each viola is shop adjusted by our experienced, in-house (Tucson, AZ) luthiers, to assure excellent playability. Outfits include #VACR7 Kaplan rosin. Your choice of case and bow. Made in Germany.
Representing the German workshop at its finest, the
Franz Werner Virtuoso is expertly crafted from choice tone woods to provide a full, warm tone with excellent playability. 0% Financing Available.
The Franz Werner Virtuoso viola is hand-carved by experienced luthiers, from beautifully figured and well-aged tone-woods. Solid spruce top of fine grain. Two piece back of strong, narrow flame. Ribs similar, scroll less flamed. Lightly antiqued and finished in an oil varnish of a warm brown on a golden ground. Professionally shop adjusted by our in-house luthiers. Outfit includes #430V Regency case (Blue, Burgundy), #VACR7 Kaplan rosin, and your choice of bow. Made in Germany.
Ebony fingerboard, pegs, tailpiece and endbutton
Larsen A, and Thomastik Dominant D, G, and C strings