German Viola by Karl Höfner, 1996

This well-preserved German viola was crafted in 1996 in the Bavarian town of Bubenreuth. As the original label indicates, it was crafted in one of the well known Karl Höfner workshops. This instrument bears fine details such as the fine purfling and the glossy spirit oil varnish. Its warm and clear sound is bright and strong, recommended for orchestral use.

 

Provenance: Bubenreuth

Year: 1996

Tone: Warm, Clear, Strong

Length of back: 40.7 cm

German Viola by Karl Höfner, 1996