Fine Instrument Collection

Fine Instrument Collection

Doublestop Foundation carefully assembled the Fine Instrument Collection with support from several generous Instrument Sponsors. We are so fortunate and grateful to be able to provide this fine collection for our Ambassadors and Artists.

* Denotes instruments and bows available for the 2016 Competition

 

Violin

  • Terry Borman Mollans sur Ouveze, 1990 *
  • Raffaele Gagliano Quodam Giovanni, Fecit in Napoli, 185.
  • Giovanni Pistucci, Napoli, 1890
  • Mario Miralles, Altadena, 2013
  • Emilio Celani detto il-Turco, Fece in Ascoli Piceno, 1885 *
  • Antonio Gragnani, Livorno,¾ size, 1798 *
  • J.J. Martin violin bow *

 

Viola

  • “Carl Limprecht, Geigenmacher in Elberfeld” late 18th-century (39.4 cm) *
  • Mark T. Womack, Anno 1995 and G.A. Paulus bow *
  • Terry Borman Mollans sur Ouveze, 1993
  • J.S. Finkel bow

 

Cello

  • English cello, ⅞ size, 69.5 cm, early 19th-century
  • Garner Wilson bow *
  • Nicolas Maline bow, Mirecourt, France *
  • Fabrizio Senta cello, Turin, 1675

 

Double Bass

  • Kolstein “Lorenzo Carcassi” copy w/Robertson’s extension, Baldwin, NY, 2000
  • Thomas Martin in Henley-on-Thames, England, #69, 2002
  • Kolstein “Luigi Chiericato” copy, Baldwin, NY, 2008 *
  • “Attributed to Santagiuliana”, Venice, Italy, 18xx *

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