The Stentor Conservatoire viola outfit is often the choice of intermediate players and above and is regularly recommended by teachers as an excellent step-up instrument for students progressing off their first instrument. It offers a high standard of workmanship and a very good sound at a competitive price. The viola is hand carved from selected tonewoods and the outfit is complete with an oblong case and good quality wood bow.
The Conservatoire Viola outfit is available in 14″, 15″, 15.5″, 16″ and 16.5″ and you have the option of standard factory fitted strings or upgrading the instrument to include D’Addario Zyex strings, further enhancing the sound.
Stentor Conservatoire Viola outfit specifications:
- Finely hand carved
- Solid carved front, back and ribs
- Shellax varnish
- Stentor model 1551
- Ebony fingerboard
- Ebony pegs
- Teka chinrest
- Synthetic gut strings or Upgrade to Zyex
- Good wood bow with full mounted frog
- Natural white horsehair
- Oblong with intergral cover and music pocket
- Case blanket