Not sure what to look out for when selecting your first violin?
It is important to start off with a good quality violin that is professionally set up and produces the best tonal quality.
Your violin should respond to you when you play on it, and a good quality violin will help you to improve your violin playing skills drastically.
Stradivari Strings is the leading violin shop in Singapore with a wide range of violins for sale. We hand select our violins based on a strict set of criteria, to ensure that you get the best selection in Singapore.
Each violin for sale in our shop is crafted from the best quality Maplewood available. On arrival, each violin is professionally set up with top quality tune pegs, tailpiece and chinrest. We set up each violin with European violin strings. Finally, the violin sound post is carefully adjusted so that the best tonal quality is achieved.
Once we have helped you select a violin of your choice, we will match your violin with a compatible violin bow. We follow a set of stringent guidelines in hand selecting our violin bows from our stable of violin bow makers. Different violin bows produce different tonal quality on the same violin. With our expertise, we will be able to select a compatible, good quality violin bow for your violin.
Call us now at 8101 9280 or 9813 7769 for solid advice on how to select your violin
Our selection of violins is as follow:
Beginner Violin (Model 1)
Our beginner violin is fully handcrafted with 5 year old natural dry maple back, spruce top, ribs and scroll. The violin is set up with ebony fingerboard, pegs and tailpiece. It is hand varnished with high quality light spirit varnish. The varnish is mixed with a special formula to enhance the tone quality of the violin.
Beginner/ Intermediate Violin (Model 2)
This violin has a fine, handcrafted one piece back. It is handcrafted with 8 year old natural dry spruce top and beautiful one piece maple back. Birdseye maple wood enhances the tone quality of this violin. The violin is set up with ebony fingerboard, pegs and tailpiece. If is hand varnished with an exclusive formula of oil and spirit varnish. The tone of this violin is balanced and sweet.
Intermediate Violin (Model 3)
Intermediate violin model 3 is handcrafted from 10 year old dry top spruce and maple back. This violin features beautiful tiger flaming at the back. Set up with ebony fingerboard, pegs and tailpiece, it produces a rich mellow tone. Sound projection is superb.
Intermediate Violin (Model 4)
Intermediate violin model 4 is handcrafted from 10 year old dry top spruce and maple back. It is set up with ebony fingerboard, pegs and tailpiece. The varnish finishes off the antique look, and enhances the violin's sound projection.
Advanced Violin (Model 5)
This violin for advanced player is crafted with the highest quality workmanship. It is crafted from 15 year old natural dry top spruce and maple back and set up with high quality ebony accessories. The hand varnish process takes 30 days. This is best suited for orchestral players.