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For Sale French Bow 1880s Mirecourt France

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bows' started by jameshpeterson, Jan 29, 2019.


  1. jameshpeterson

    jameshpeterson Supporting Member

    Mar 9, 2014
    Baltimore
    Price:
    3500
    Location:
    Indiana
    Style:
    French
    This is a fantastic French bow , made around the 1880s in Mirecourt France by an unknown maker. It was originally sold as a Voirin, but was actually made by one of his contemporaries. It pulls a warm, yet direct tone and handles great for solo bach, while still being able to pound out orchestral excerpts. This bow was in the Cleveland Orchestra for a long time, before moving over to the National Symphony , and then to me. I have used it through undergrad, graduate school and professionally and it has proved to be an excellent bow.

    142 Grams in weight

    Would be happy to ship it out for a trial. Currently located in Bloomington IN
     

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