• Gift Certificate
  • Track Order
  • Help
  • Feedback [+]
  • Ship To: US Flag
  • Shop All Categories
  • Hot Deals

MF MD HG Record Your Music 02-20-15
Cremona SV-500 Series Violin Outfit   (Open Box)
Ships Internationally
  • Write a Review
Product# J00688
OVERVIEW

Superior student violin outfit.

The clear, lovely varnish is orange-brown, slightly shaded, and the tone and workmanship are first-rate. Supplied with a lightweight, 4-tuner tailpiece and D'Addario Prelude steel strings, this violin offers the best tone quality for the advanced student. This outfit comes complete with a genuine horsehair bow, a hardshell case and violin care products. Of the many available student violin starter kits available, this one merits particular consideration. Cremona is a respected brand, and the final inspections on these instruments are made by expert violin makers. Each instrument is setup to Cremona standards at their U.S. workshop and is ready to play the day they arrive, adorned with all of the extras you need to get started. There many things that can interrupt a student's development on his or her instrument. The Cremona SV-500 will not be one of them.

FEATURES
  • Top: Solid spruce
  • Back and Sides: Figured solid maple
  • Neck: Solid maple, unfinished in playing area
  • Fingerboard: Select ebony
  • Fittings: Select ebony
  • Tailpiece: Lightweight composite with four built-in fine tuners
  • Chin Rest: Guarneri-style
  • Bridge: Aubert aged maple
  • Purfling: Inlaid wood
  • Strings: D'Addario Prelude
  • Finish: Shaded brown-red varnish
  • Bow: Balanced deluxe brazilwood with horsehair
  • Case: Lightweight oblong rigid foam with four bow holders and hygrometer
  • Sizes: 4/4 - 1/4

Order today and give your musical journey the chance it deserves.

Reviews
Loading....

Review Snapshot®

by PowerReviews
CremonaSV-500 Series Violin Outfit
 
4.5

(based on 2 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

Reviewed by 2 customers

Sort by

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Great violin, needs some tweaks

By Lady Harp

from Canada

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Beautiful Violin
  • Sturdy case

Cons

  • Damaged Case

Best Uses

  • Great beginner instrument

Comments about Cremona SV-500 Series Violin Outfit:

I am new to violin, but not new to playing music, so I wanted an instrument up a step from beginner. The sv-500 is definitely that. The violin comes with steel strings, so upgrade to Dominant strings for a better sound. The bridge shifted during shipping, so make sure you adjust. Unfortunately, my violin came in a damaged case, and since the two come as a set, I am unable to exchange just the case. All in all, it's a great violin and I expect I will not outgrow it for a while.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

Comment on this review

(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

What an amazing value!

By iteachbowed

from Washington, DC

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Cremona SV-500 Series Violin Outfit:

        Apparently this is a new violin coming out from Saga. I got to play one at Washington Music recently as they have the first one made. Having been a teacher for 20 years I've seen all the violins at ASTA and I must say Cremona has come a long way. For a brand that has typically only been know for cheap violins, they have really stepped up their game with this new 500. For the price it's definitely a game changer. The fit and finish was superb, the setup was exceptional, and the tone was incredible for such an inexpensive instrument. Watch out Eastman!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

        Displaying reviews 1-2

        Back to top

        You are changing the Ship-To country.

        Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.