Krutz 700-Series Viola
Krutz 700-series instruments are partially crafted in Krutz's affiliated private shop in Beijing from Asian wood. These instruments are shipped to Krutz's 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 700-series instruments have greater projection and tonal resonance, suitable for advancing students and amateur adult players.
Specs: 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; Thomastik Dominant strings; composite tailpiece with 4 fine tuners. The bridge, pegs, fingerboard, nut, and soundpost are assembled, dressed, fitted, and tonally adjusted in Krutz's Kansas City workshop.