Lu-Mi Master Treble Viol after Hoskins Antique Varnish
Lu Mi Treble viol after John Hoskins ca 1609 (string length 400mm). This treble viol after Hoskins is made from very high quality wood and combines excellent craftmanship with a full, sweet, rounded sound and a beautiful appearance. The ribs, back and neck are made of sycamore, the top of spruce, and the fingerboard and tailpiece of sycamore with ebony veneer or birds-eye maple. The wood is fully kiln-dried for stability.
- String length: 400 mm
- Corpus length: 384 mm
- Corpus width: Up 190 mm / Mid 156 mm / Low 211.5 mm
The Lu Mi range of instruments is the result of years of development and refinement overseen by Markku Luolajan-Mikkola, the leading Finnish gamba player. They are instruments designed by a player of distinction with other professional performers in mind, and are faithful to the authentic light construction techniques of early strings.