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Franz Hoffmann Danube Viola Outfit 15 Inch Size

Franz Hoffmann Danube Viola Outfit 15 Inch Size | HEA200T 15
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SHAR Price: $349

Item# HEA200T 15

Select Size: 15 inch

Availability: Call 800.248.7427 for availability ?

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About This Item

Our European "Step-Up" Hoffmann, for Beginning and Intermediate Players

The Hoffmann Danube viola originates in Romania in the heart of Europe. Carefully aged wood from the Carpathian forest is hand crafted, hand finished and expertly set up. The oil varnish allows the tone to blossom, yet is durable for years of service. Fitted with a Wittner tailpiece and D'Addario Prelude strings, each Hoffmann Danube in inspected and shop adjusted in SHAR's Ann Arbor workshop. Available in 13", 14", 15" and 15 1/2" sizes.

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Body Material: Maple
Top Material: Spruce
Fingerboard: Ebony
Finish: Oil Varnish
Pegs: Ebony
Strings: D'Addario Prelude Strings


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Warranty Info

1-Year Limited Warranty
This item comes with Shar's 1 year warranty covering defects of workmanship or materials. General wear and tear or mis-use are not covered. Non-transferable.

30-Day No Hassle Return Policy
If you are not satisfied with this item for any reason, you may return it for a full refund within 30 days of purchase.

If you have any questions about this product's warranty or to make a return, please contact our Customer Service Department at 800.793.4334 or email us at [email protected]

About This Brand

Franz Hoffmann®
You can hear the difference!

Beginnings are critical. That is why we are committed to offering the best student instruments to beginning players. We believe this commitment is why Hoffmann instruments have become so popular with teachers, schools, parents, and beginning students of all ages.

We designed Franz Hoffmann instruments to give you the absolute best student violins, violas, cellos, and basses available on the market today. The consistent quality in materials, construction, playability, tone, and visual appeal make them a great value for every beginning string student.

Working closely with workshops, we have carefully designed and crafted each Franz Hoffmann instrument to ensure our specifications are met. These instruments are then sent to our Ann Arbor workshop to receive final adjustments assuring easy playability and polished looks.

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Asked On: 11/15/2017

Does this viola include a case and bow?

SHAR Answer:

Hi Catherine! Yes, this outfit includes a Franz Hoffmann Danube Viola, Toshira Viola Case (TAC66), Brazilwood Viola Bow (KVOB) and a SHAR Mini-Rosin. Please let us know if you have any other questions.

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  • Anonymous

Asked On: 10/01/2017

What brand of strings does it come with.

SHAR Answer:

The string information can be found in the "Features/Specs" tab. Please let us know if you have any other questions!

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Asked On: 09/24/2017

The pegs on my viola won't move, what do I do?

SHAR Answer:

Hi Duyen! We offer a few varieties of peg compound to help fix this issue. Please follow the link to view products. However, we recommend that you consult your teacher or a local luthier before attempting to adjust your instrument. Also, please feel free to contact us directly at 1-800-248-7427 and we would be happy to help guide you through the process. Thanks for your question!

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Question by:

  • Tracy Ta
  • Richmond, VA

Asked On: 09/22/2017

Would it be possible to purchase this with the Toshira deluxe case instead? Thanks!

SHAR Answer:

Absolutely! Please contact us directly at 1-800-248-7427 and we would be happy to customize this outfit for you. Thanks for your question!

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