Vif 4/4 concert level Violin is a replication of Antonio Stradivari. Exceptional sound production, the one worth having!
Vif is a U.S.A. registered brand, famous for their high quality violins worldwide. All Vif violins are designed in Italy and quality controlled by a famous German professional maker Peter Siegfried Heffler. This advanced level violin is meticulously handmade in Shanghai workshop.
What Makes Our Violin Different?
This BV550 series is simply Ahandcrafted from the Model of Antonio Stradivarius. It is one of the famous work from Stradivarius and a very late work from him. The label attached to this instrument bears an inscription, "92 years old", handwritten by Stradivari himself. It has a first class reputation for its excellent condition and tonal quality.
* Please kindly know that the back of neck is not painted due to the design, the color and growth ring lines of each violin will be slightly different due to handmade procedure.
Quality Controller: Peter Siegfried Heffler
Peter Siegfried Heffler (1960 in Reuth), the second generation of Konrad Heffler (1933 in Bereg) who is the German Violin Maker. Peter was in touch with violin since he was born. Peter was also a pupil of Alfred Binner who is the third generation to be the Luthier. Peter's instruments are always perfectly made.
Spokesman of Vif: Suli Xue
One of the most outstanding Chinese-American violinists, Suli Xue enjoys an active career on today's international music stage. A member of Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, a professor of violin in the Thornton School of Music at University of Southern California, and the former concertmaster of the Central Philharmonic Orchestra of China, Suli Xue has earned high acclaim and recognition for his unique artistry.