Private Stock #137 Guarneri del Gesu 1745 “Leduc” Exact
*Made by 2018 VSA Merit of Tone luthier ( who actually received full tone score at the competition )
*Exact antique replica of original Guarneri del Gesu 1745 “Leduc”
A super soloist type violin done in the most artistic way!! Exact 1:1 copy of original 1745 Guarneri Del Gesu “Leduc,” the best among Del Gesu’s late-period works. Premium Italian varnish and old wood ground coat. Detail antiqued based on the original “Leduc” with highly artistic taste, faithfully recapturing the look of a 200 plus years old (but well preserved) violin. Highly stylish scroll, long pattern f-hole and bold body pattern as the original. Pure master-level craftsmanship that reveals the significant traits of Del Gesu’s last made violin. Premium graded European tonewood with one-piece maple back for extra resonance. Top of the line of our violins used by many professional musicians all over the world.
A great performance level violin with complete range and superb projection with depth! Very powerful with great projection and deep texture. Lots of openness and punche in mid to lower register, sweet and focus A and E. Truely a superb del Gesu masterwork with both great top and lower end. Full and highly responsive projection, a ready to perform violin that needs little break-in period. Suitable for advanced to pro players.