Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit

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Carlo Robelli 805 series violins are crafted in China by German-trained master luthiers, right down to the very varnishes!

The V805 violin represents Carlo Robelli's cream of the crop, each one uniquely constructed from the finest of European spruces. Each of these instruments are meticulously crafted in China by German-trained master luthiers, right down to the very varnishes! Apart from the spruce body, this model features a maple neck with a superior feel. Additional high-grade appointments include ebony fingerboard, pegs and fittings, Aubert bridge, fine tuner, Parisian eye on the tailpiece, and deluxe chin rest. It's strung with Thomastik strings for superb playability right out of the packaging! Carlo Robelli 805 Violins include a Brazilwood horsehair octagonal bow and deluxe velour-lined case with lots of storage space for accessories and two bows.
 
Hand-selected spruce body is hand-crafted by master German-trained luthiers

Maple neck, ebony fingerboard/pegs/fittings

Aubert bridge, fine tuner on E string, Parisian eye tailpiece, deluxe chinrest

Octagonal Brazilwood horsehair bow with leatherette grip and ebony frog

Deluxe velour-lined case with ample storage for accessories/2 bows

Each of these unique masterpieces is played and approved by members of the Beijing Philharmonic Orchestra before shipment to ensure you are receiving an instrument of top quality and professional tone.

In 1932, Sam Ash - violinist, restorer, teacher and music store owner - saw the need for imported violins. His growing following of violin teachers and players were largely dissatisfied with the quality of the available violin brands. Sam began to cultivate violin-making relationships with small shops whose craftsmen shared his appreciation for quality workmanship. Seventy years later, his sons and grandsons have continued the same philosophy. Today, we bring you outstanding values from Germany, Romania, the Czech Republic and China. Each is an exceptional value in its price range, and all are sold with a one-year warranty and thirty-day money-back guarantee - proof of our dedication to quality assurance.

Things You Will Get:

  • 4/4 Violin
  • Deluxe Oblong Case
  • Horsehair Bow
Series Handmade
Model RV805

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4.0

Pro quality Violin

By 

from Columbus

Staff Reviewer

Pros

  • Affordable
  • Excellent tone

Cons

    Best Uses

    • concerts
    • Orchestra
    • Rehearsal

    Comments about Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit:

    This beautiful violin is crafted with EuropeanSpruce body and maple neck. An excellent choice for serious students that desire an instrument that won't require replacement.High quality tuners provide great stability. It includes a Brazilian rosewood , horse hair bow and deluxe case with ample room for accessories. This is a hands on review by Jim in Columbus

     
    5.0

    CRV805

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    from Westminster, CA

    Staff Reviewer

    Pros

    • Craftmanship
    • Great tone
    • Nice wood

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Intermediate
      • Performance
      • School

      Comments about Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit:

      This violin has a superior craftsmanship that you don't find too often in instruments of this price. It's a breeze to tune and holds its tuning much better than your typical student or intermediate level instrument. The spruce body and maple/ebony parts give the violin a very full, vibrant tone that could fill an entire room. Any advancing student or seasoned player looking for an affordable option would love this violin.

      This is a real hands on product review from Sean @ Sam Ash Cerritos.

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      4.0

      Perfect beginning violin!

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      from Paramus, NJ

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            Comments about Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit:

            This violin is an amazing choice for anyone looking to take up the instrument. It has solid sound, good feel, and it's easy to play. For a price where you can't complain too! "This is a real hands-on product review from Zach @ Sam Ash Paramus"

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            5.0

            Great Violin!

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            from sam ash nyc

            Staff Reviewer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Easy to play
            • fun
            • Sounds Great

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Home
              • Lessons
              • Live
              • Recording

              Comments about Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit:

              This violin is great for the price. It has a great tone. I would recommend one to a friend.

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              4.0

              What a beautiful sounding violin!

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              from New Haven, CT

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                    Comments about Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit:

                    I've been an experienced violinist and this is one of my favorite violins. The ebony fret board makes gliding from note to note seamless in sound. The spruce body has a big sound when going into those big parts. This is a real hands on product review from Ken at Sam Ash Music in New Haven

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                    5.0

                    Excellent hand crafted violin

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                    from Lombard, IL

                    Staff Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Great quality
                    • Great tone

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Performance
                      • Practice

                      Comments about Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit:

                      These violins are excellent. They are also an incredible value for such a finely hand crafted instrument. The resonance and tone is fantastic as well as the attention to detail. This instrument is made with care with choice selected wood to ensure that each violin sounds as good as possible. The addition of ebony appointments is another excellent feature included with this quality instrument.

                      This is a real hands on product review from Max @ Sam Ash Lombard

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                      5.0

                      Excellent handmade violin

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                      from New York, New York

                      Staff Reviewer

                      Pros

                      • Excellent Tuning Pegs
                      • GREAT INTONATION
                      • Rich sound

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Orchestral Use
                        • Solo Use

                        Comments about Carlo Robelli V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit:

                        This is a high quality violin made by Carlo Robelli. This is the 805 series, handmade with a solid spruce body. The craftsmanship is excellent from the seams and sides of the violin to the F hole and the inner workings and tone post. The sound produced is also very resonant and full. The violin is very easy to tune and the pegs don't slip or unwind easily, allowing the violin to stay in tune for long periods of time.
                        Overall, this violin is a great choice for someone looking to buy their first violin they want to last for a long time, or for an advanced player looking to upgrade to a violin with great sound sound quality and durability.
                        This is a product review from Nick at Sam Ash Manhattan.

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                        V805 Select Handmade Full Size Violin Outfit

                        The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for one year and labor for one year from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

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