The Gliga Genial 1 violin is handmade in the European town of Reghin, set in the Carpathian mountain forests in Transylvania.
This famous violin-making region has been a centre of excellence for over 300 years. The Gliga workshops were opened in 1991 and one of the violins made there became a treasured possession of Sir Yehudi Menuhin.
This Genial 1 violin has an excellent sound and is highly suitable for a beginner, and for the player taking lower grades.
It has a Carpathian resonance spruce top with the back, ribs and neck made of lightly-flamed maple. This version of the instrument is finished in natural satin varnish. The fingerboard, pegs, nut and tailpiece are of ebony, as are the chin rest, saddle and end-pin.
The outfit is completed with a handsome plush-lined oblong case. and the bow is a suitable choice, made of brazilwood with natural stallion hair.
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- Dominant strings
- Four adjusters
- Romanian made
- Oil varnish
- Bow case and rosin included