Los Angeles String Instruments
Craftsmanship, Tradition, History, Tone

Our Instruments

Our InstrumentsCARLOS WALLIN VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO

  • Hand-crafted by Los Angeles String Instruments, utilizing properly seasoned tonewoods.
  • Hand rubbed, soft satin varnish.
  • Spruce top, maple back, ribs, and neck, with hand inlaid purfling.
  • Graduated top and back for excellent sound projection for this price point.
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FRANK DENTI VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO

  • An advanced level instrument with clean, precise hand work by Los Angeles String Instruments.
  • Conservative, lightly antiqued, Italian style varnish.
  • Even grained spruce top, with moderately flamed maple back, ribs and scroll.
  • High quality material naturally aged for years.
  • Distinctive, well balanced tone, an outstanding value at this price level
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DAVIDOFF VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO

  • Meticulously graduated for a rich, sensitive tone.
  • An advanced level instrument, completely hand crafted by Los Angeles Stringed Instruments.
  • Carefully selected, fully aged tone woods.
  • Fully shaded, heavily antique varnish in the “old instrument” style.
  • Distinctive, hand carved boxwood pegs, tailpiece and chin rest, ebony fingerboard.
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THOMAS KRAFFT VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO

  • A Master Violin
  • Expertly hand-crafted by Los Angeles String Instruments..
  • Select spruce top, seasoned maple back with refined craftsmanship.
  • Italian -style, modern varnish, hand rubbed for a rich luster.
  • Meticulously graduated for a powerful, well balanced violin sound.
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BILL LUCCHINI VIOLIN, VIOLA &  CELLO

  • Hand-Crafted By Los Angeles String Instruments
  • Well chosen Supreme quality spruce with a highly figured, well seasoned maple back
  • Precisely tuned plates for maximum sound projection
  • Produces a wide range of tonal colors, balanced power and an appealing, rich sound, with balanced overtones
  • Hand applied softly shaded multi-layer varnish.
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ANTONIO ROSSI VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO

  • Antiqued Master Instrument
  • Hand-Crafted By Los Angeles String Instruments.
  • Choice, well seasoned tone woods.
  • Beautiful medium satin, medium reddish-brown to golden-brown heavy antique style finish.
  • Big sound with balanced sound projection. Rich tone.
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GIL CLARK VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO

  • Hand-Crafted By Los Angeles String Instruments
  • The finest, well seasoned, and select aged tone woods
  • Artistically hand graduated for a balanced, resonant sound with rich overtones
  • Expertly hand varnished in a conservative antique-style for maximum tonal projection
  • Careful attention to all details by our most experienced craftsmen.
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ANTONIO RANDAZZO VIOLIN, VIOLA & CELLO

  • A Masters Select Instrument .
  • Artistically hand-crafted by Los Angeles String Instruments.
  • Individually produced by the most senior luthiers.
  • Focused overtones with a wide level of tonal response throughout the full dynamic range.
  • Hand applied. antiquing of medium-brown varnish over a golden base.
  • A beautiful example of true hand-craftsmanship utilizing the finest materials available.
  • Fittings vary from matched boxwood to full ebony.
  • Limited availability.
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