VIOLINS

Series 100

Series 200

Series 300

Series 400

Artisan 700

Artisan 750

Crafted By

Technicians/
Luthiers

Technicians/
Luthiers

Technicians/
Luthiers

Technicians/
Luthiers

Luthiers

European Luthiers

Wood Aged/Seasoned

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Varnish Type

Oil Varnish

Oil Varnish

Shaded
Oil Varnish

Antiqued
Oil Varnish

Shaded
Oil Varnish

Antiqued
Oil Varnish

Hand-Applied Finish

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes,
Acoustically enhanced

Yes,
Acoustically enhanced

Yes,
Acoustically Enhanced

Final Assembly in Kansas City Workshop

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Professional Setup in Kansas City Workshop

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Top

Seasoned Spruce

Seasoned Spruce

Seasoned Spruce

Seasoned Spruce

Seasoned Spruce

Seasoned Spruce

Back, Ribs, and Scroll

Seasoned Maple

Seasoned Maple

Seasoned Maple

Seasoned Maple

Seasoned Maple

Seasoned Maple

Flame

Minimal

Medium

Moderate

High with
 Antiquing

Custom, varies per instrument

Custom,

varies per instrument

Hand-Inlaid Purfling

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Strings

D'Addario Zyex

D'Addario Zyex

Thomastik Dominant

Thomastik Dominant

Thomastik
Dominant

Thomastik
Dominant

Bridge

Hand-finished

Hand-finished

Hand-finished

Hand-finished

Aubert,
hand-finished

Aubert,
hand-finished

Composite tailpiece
w/ 4 tuners

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Commonly Purchased By

Students

Students

Progressing
 Students

Progressing
 Students

Progressing Students, Amateur Adult Players

Progressing Students, Amateur Adult Players

Available Sizes

4/4 to 1/32

4/4 to 1/32

4/4

4/4

4/4, 3/4, 1/2

4/4, 3/4, 1/2

Warranty

1 year

1 year

1 year

1 year

1 year

1 year

Price

$499

$649

$1,000

$1,500

$1,800

$2,800