Search:
corilon violins

Search

Instrument finder

What kind of sound are you
looking for?
You can select one or more search fields and combine them however you like.

Instruments
Provenance
Year
Tone

Archive

More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making.


pId1
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - top
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - top
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - back
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - back
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - ribs
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - ribs
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - scroll
Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995 - scroll
Provenance: Ulm
Maker: Bernhard Gerstner
Length of back: 35.2 cm
Year: 1995
Archive

Contemporary German soloist violin, Bernhard Gerstner, Ulm 1995

This contemporary German master violin stands out due to its meticulous artisanry and its radiantly brilliant sound; it was built in 1995 by Bernhard Gerstner (view Gerstner's German website). Its excellent properties are immediately apparent with a glance at the premium tone woods he selected and crafted with great precision. The model is based on the work of Giuseppe Guarneri. The large scroll and accurately carved sound holes are the unmistakable work of an experienced and confident hand. The transparent light golden-brown varnish complements the top of moderately-grained spruce and the beautiful tender flames of the two-piece maple back. Our specialists have thoroughly gone over this instrument, which was kept in outstanding quality, and made it ready to play. We highly recommend its clear, brilliant and dominant sound for concert masters and soloist.

Share it, make it social


New arrivals in our catalogue
  • H. Emile Blondelet, old French violin, No. 235, made 1924
  • French violin of Mirecourt, late 19th century
  • Antique French Mirecourt violin, c.1880 after J. B., Vuillaume - warm, sweet tone
  • WORKED OVER AND IMPROVED: Johann Georg Schönfelder: fine Markneukirchen violin, c1790
  • Fine violin by Ernst Heinrich Roth, 1962 (certificate E. H. Roth)
  • Rare German violin by Christoph Friedrich Hunger, Leipzig, 1776
  • Powerful 1930's Markneukirchen violin, Guarnerius model - birdseye maple
  • Rare "Ritter viola", viola alta, Markneukirchen, c.1910
  • Excellent sounding old Markneukirchen violin, approx. 1940
  • 3/4 - fine French 3/4 violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1880
  • 19th century French violin, approx. 1880
  • German student violin, approx. 1940
  • Master violin of unknown origin, c.1960/1970, Galimberti copy
  • Rare 5 string viola, masterpiece by Louis Dölling Jr., Markneukirchen, 1932
  • 3/4 - attractive old 1950's Markneukirchen 3/4 violin
  • Interesting violin op. 13 by Alajos Werner, Budapest, 1910
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMIZED: Giulio Cesare Gigli, fine 18th century Italian violin, approx. 1760 (certificate Etienne Vatelot)
  • Bubenreuth violin, Bernd Dimbarth No. 64
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMIZED: Ernst Heinrich Roth, 1922: Markneukirchen, master violin after Guarnerius
  • 1/2 - French Mirecourt 1/2 sized violin
  • 1/2 - French 1/2 violin, approx. 1900
  • Giorgio Grisales, modern Italian violin, Cremona, 1993 (certificate Giorgio Grisales)
  • Old Italian violin, Officina Claudio Monteverde, Cremona 1921
  • Luigi Galimberti, fine Italian violin, Milano 1925 (certificate Eric Blot)