Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

37
Fiddle Lovers Online


For Sale: Fantastic 2016 AES London 4-string violin w/ internal pickup - Gorgeous one piece back!

Posted By: aheist (+1) | Rate Member
 Member 3+ Years

$2,500 USD

Sign in to email seller

This AES London 4 string was made in 2016. At the time, this was the top end model. It has since been discontinued and the London is only available as a 5 string.

This has a huge, deep dark rich tone. It sounds amazing acoustically, and plugged in as well. The one piece back is stunning.

This has a fresh setup done by Anya Burgess at SOLA Violins in Lafayette, LA. She carved a new Despiau 3 tree bridge, planed the fingerboard, adjusted the pegs and fitted a new soundpost. The work was $500. It sounds and plays beautifully and is completely ready to go. It is currently strung with Prim Mediums.

This fiddle was originally owned and played professionally by a fiddler named Coleman Smith. This helped contribute to its well developed and broken in sound. He only sold it to get a 5 string from Gary. It does show some wear on the top treble side points as pictured. No cracks or open seams anywhere - received a fully clean bill of health from SOLA Violins.

I bought it to use for gigs where I had to plug in, but that band dried up and now it's not getting the play it should. This is a really great fiddle, and Gary's internal pickups sound SO MUCH better than any other pickup system out there.

Location:

United States, Juneau, AK, 99801

Shipping:

95

Payment Methods:

Paypal

Return Policy:

Returns not accepted.

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Excellent Condition

Category:

Make:

Acoustic Electric Strings

Ad Status:

Active

Listing No:

12605

Page Views:

474


This ad will automatically expire 3/11/2024 10:04:12 PM unless updated before that date. To keep the system current, ads expire if not updated for more than 60 days.

Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Privacy Consent
Copyright 2024 Fiddle Hangout. All Rights Reserved.





Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories

0.140625