House of Weaver - Hiroshi Kono Outfit

$ 3,290.00

Fine Japanese Hiroshi Kono Violin - Arcos Brasil Silver Bow, Howard Core Case, non-refundable shipping to lower 48 US states

Violin alone $2,320

Possibly the best value at this price point for the typical player, Kono violins are owned as backup instruments by numerous professionals.  Often characterized, and correctly so, as giving an expensive tone and quick response at a modest price. Imported and with final work by the Violin House of Weaver, started 1898.  Bill Weaver and his daughter Kristi do fantastic work.  The final setup and voicing of this instrument done by Stephen Perry, our luthier.  

  •  Guarneri pattern
  • Stunning medium-grained spruce top
  • Finely figured one-piece maple back
  • Nicely figured non-matching ribs
  • Lightly figured neck
  • Antiqued amber spirit varnish
  • Ebony fittings
  • Warchal strings
  • Despiau French bridge
  • Big, round, clear, neutral tone, fast response, surprising projection

Price For Violin Only:  $2,320.00