KRUTZ Artisan 700 Viola
KRUTZ Artisan instruments are partially crafted in our affiliated private shop in Beijing from Asian wood. These instruments are shipped to our Kansas City workshop rough and unfinished, where professional craftsmen do extensive finish work on them. The instruments are graduated, fitted with an advanced bassbar and varnished. KRUTZ Artisan have greater projection and tonal resonance, suitable for advancing students and amateur adult players.
Seasoned spruce top; Seasoned maple back, ribs and scroll; inlaid purfling; Higher flame; Acoustically enhanced wood sealer; Antiqued oil varnish; Ebony or boxwood fittings; Aubert bridge; D'Addario Kaplan strings; composite tailpiece w/4 fine tuners. Bridge, pegs, fingerboard, nut and soundpost assembled, dressed, fitted and tonally adjusted in our Kansas City workshop.