The Scott Cao Kreisler is copied after a violin made in 1730 by Guarneri "del Gesu" that was owned and played by Fritz Kreisler. Hand carved from European tone-woods, Scott Cao's interpretation of the original violin is well-executed and beautifully crafted to produce a clear, sweet tone with excellent playability. 0%Financing Available.
The Scott Cao "Kreisler" violin is meticulously carved by experienced luthiers under the strict supervision of Scott Cao. Spruce top of medium to close grain. Two piece maple back of medium to narrow flame. Ribs and scroll similar to back. Finished in an oil varnish of a warm brown color on a golden ground and antiqued in the style of the original violin. Outfits include #VACR7 Kaplan rosin: Your choice of case and bow. Made in China.
Ebony fingerboard, pegs, tailpiece, and endbutton
Aubert Mirecourt bridge
Pirastro Gold Label E string, Thomastik Dominant A, D, and G strings