Venice research, Venezia 2004 www. All of our instruments are set up by our. The Making of a Matteo Goffriller Cello Circa. Jan Dvorak instruments are made in a workshop setting in the Czech Republic. Setting is on high and clamped well onto the bench. The materials are of the finest quality, as is frequently the case with Venetian work, and the varnish is of the finest consistency and deep orange-red colour. My bet is that anyone who has an accident checking their instrument will buy extra tickets for the rest of their life.
This instrument has a very Amati-like form, combined with broad Stradivarian edges and corners, and a distinctly Bergonzi-like breadth across the upper bouts. Cutting down the corner blocks for proper fit. Warm, sensitive sound with quick response. It is a slender model that delivers a full and projecting sound. A look at one of the roughtd-in corner blocks. Bearing a facsimile label of Charles Brugere, Paris. The sound of this viola in its initial setup iteration is even across the strings, fast responding and punchy.
Very attractive varnish and five l. A beautiful German cello circa late 1800's made by Heinrich Theodore Heberlein Senior. Superior European craftsmanship with Italian ebony fittings. A superb Modern Italian cello. This instrument was owned, since new, by an adult cellist who kept it in immaculate con. These are the proportions befitting a true soloist instrument.
This cello is being built to the pattern of one of his most desired models of 1720. Read Peled's article for The Strad: How I came to play Pablo. Even within the Venetian tradition, where patterns and forms change rapidly, Goffriller produced a remarkable range of styles. A beautiful handmade cello by Thomas Stohr, the award winning German maker. Even if your cello is not a Stradivarius, I promise you your heart will break once you see it damaged. A large band saw is used to cut the basswood blocks to their proper dimensions. A look inside the makers den with the cello molds blocks in place.
At home on stage among the best in sixteenth century Brescia violas, the perfect viola companion. A beautiful cello for the advancing player. Blocks are marked for sizes and are noted in milimeters. Following several posts on social media and several announcements on the internet, they finally caught not only the attention of the public but the thief himself. Body is slightly small, so this instrument is very easy to play.
A key feature of the original instrument is extremely high arching, which I copied. This a sound full of power and character. Cracovia Workshop Cello crafted in Poland c. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: During the 18th century the number of cellos made in Italy was very small in comparison with the output of violins. A well made Workshop cello by William Harris Lee in Chicago. A chisel is used to rough out the shape of the corner and end blocks. The typical Goffriller style scroll — quite delicate but with a flaring pegbox — is at the same time light and practical.
They didn't even bother to reply. A very good cello from the Hungarian maker Istvan Zsibok. Late 19th century German shop cello in excellent restored condition. The corner blocks are now screwed in place. Let's first get some important myths out of the way: -My cello is not that expensive so it doesn't matter that much.
Gaillard said that she felt devastated and awful during those times that her cello was gone. Very fat sound on the low end. An older German workshop cello in excellent condition. If spliting begins, turn the mold over and cut from the other side of the block. After all ribs are bent I mark them for trimming the ends. Branded to the inside back with the star shaped mark of Raffaelo Bozzi.
Guarneri model cello from the Polish Maker Jan Szlachtowski. Fully restored European cello from the late 19th century. At the airport in Paris, I was told that the company didn't guarantee the safety of the luggage's content, but only of the container itself, in other words the cello case. According to Gaillard, it was such amazing and beautiful news. Sound is warm and round. Tone is big and round, with the character, depth, and flexibi. The Anton Schroetter Master Art full size cello is a high quality, German made student instrument in very good condition.