$4000 & Up
Violas $4000 & Up:
15.5" Viola by Atlanta luthier C-H (Hua) Jen. Has a wonderfully unique, deep yet warm tone that matches its external personality. (A1177)
15.5" viola. (A1109)
15.5'', Early 20th century, probably French(A1023)
15.5"-16" sizes available. Made in Chicago 2011, copy of Matteos Gofriller. These violas have astoundingly strong, depths of tone with great projection that opens with ease.
Altenburg, 1888 (A1007)
16 1/4 inch viola. Warm, but bright sound with great dynamic range and lasting ring. Its quick-response and nice clarity also make it a favorite. This is the last one of its kind in the shop.
c. 1859 (N1002)
W. H. Lee
16" ; Chicago, 2005 SOLD
16" (A1120); American hand-crafted viola. This instrument has a quick, crisp projection and big, ringing tone.
16.5" ; Poland SOLD
15.5" Tertis viola. (A1118)
16" Viola, 2017 (A1845). Made in Churchville, Pennsylvania by a Hungary born luthier, this viola has a very warm tone with just a little brightness. It has great, immediate projection with depth and ring. With a wider lower bout, the sound on this 16" viola competes with some 16.5" violas.
Otto Erdesz copy
16'', made in 1988 (A1246)
Poland 2011, Tertis Model (A1254)
16"; Deep and dark toned American viola. Salt Lake City, Utah, 2016.
16.5" Viola; Washington, D.C. 2010 (1206).
made in 1998
16.5" ; 2007
16" viola (A1526). This viola has a bright yet wonderful rich tone. A quick bowed response makes it an easy instrument to enjoy for the 16" player.
16 and 3/8 inch; This 2017 viola has a rich and very dark tone. An unmistakably viola sound. Power and depth are easy to produce with this instrument.
Contemporary Polish viola with a crisp, focused sound. Warm and bright resonance and lasting ring. This performance viola's sound is astoundingly easy to hear from on top of the f-holes; 16 1/4 inches
15&3/4" viola. Serial #111488. (A1210) A darker toned instrument than our 16&1/4" Topa. This viola also offers fast response and great power for its size.
Giovanna Chitto Da Brescia
16&1/4" French viola by Giovanna Chitto da Brescia. Made in 2018, this Parisian instrument has a strongly resonant, dark, and crisp tone (A2543).
16.5" Viola, 1980 (A1823). This American made viola has a well rounded and mature, warm tone. A seasoned instrument with a singing projection and easy playability, this viola is definitely one that will leave a lasting performance experience.