He was also an active Klan member and composer of the era see last pic. Based on his timeline, this was one of the first violins he owned and from which he based many of his own violin builds. Nace violins are sought after by violin and Americana collectors alike and occasionally available from Rosinkalech Mit Mandlen - Alexander Shonert - Jewish Violin In Prague 2 (CD houses today. This Lowendall violin Album) a Guarnerius IHS label but no country inscription, which indicates that it was made in the s.
It's a superb example of pre-war German craftsmanship. Clear in the higher registers with strong character and definition in the lowers.
Articulates clearly throughout the dynamic range and plays nicely. The Album) volume and projection of the strings are well-balanced. Ideal for chamber music, orchestra, and fiddling. Professional Assessment: The violin has Rosinkalech Mit Mandlen - Alexander Shonert - Jewish Violin In Prague 2 (CD been tested by violinists of a nationally renowned bluegrass band as well as the second violin of a regional symphony orchestra.
The professionals all liked it and commented that the instrument could benefit from additional luthier setups as follows: 1 the tuning pegs could use some peg compound to improve tuning stability, 2 the violin may look and sound different with a refin, and 3 the sound post could be positioned closer to the bridge to enhance overall tone. Basically the violin sounds fine to my amateur ears, but professionals hear additional potentials for the instrument upon setup to the player's personal playing preference.
Please keep this in mind when purchasing. Price reflects the instrument's condition and rarity. You'll get exactly what you see, and only what's pictured is included. This Pirastro is specifically formulated to compliment Oliv and Evah Pirazzi strings, producing warm tones due to its strong but gentle grip. This rosin cake is very dark and can become quite soft, Album), so is best suited to more experienced violin players.
Price wise, this rosin is in the higher price bracket and is a good compromise for experienced players who cannot afford some of rosin in the higher price brackets. The Andrea violin resin is smooth and powerful, ideally suited to soloists for extreme precision.
It is an expensive resin, so would not be suited to student violin players, who would waste some of the resin whilst mastering the application technique. The extra cost is worth it, if you are playing to audiences regularly, Album) the sounds that are produced by the expert grip, are wonderful when projected.
Once you buy this rosin, you will never look back. If you have any other recommendations, we would love to hear about them. What is Rosin? Austin's Choice. Read Review. Best Budget Option. Great For Winter. Contents What is Rosin? Sherman Violin Rosin: Dark 4. Melos Dark Violin Rosin 8. In the Europe of the time, many middle and upper-middle class families taught their children to play violin and piano. This was especially true of the Jewish community in Germany.
Most of the luthiers business would have come from Jewish customers. How did the hateful inscription get there then? The owner of a violin shop would never have done this, Weinstein believes. The customer was likely someone known to the repairman, and probably a repeat customer. What Weinstein believes is that a young apprentice, caught up in the hatred all around him, carved the inscription, and re-sealed the lid before his boss was any the wiser.
The inscription cannot be seen from the outside — it was a sick practical joke: the Jewish player playing an instrument with a dedication to Hitler inside it. Though Weinstein is immersed in the Holocaust on a daily basis, there are some good stories to go along with the bad. A few years ago, he received a broken violin which had been thrown out of a train headed from the Drancy camp in France to Auschwitz.
Turn On The Lights - G.T. Modell - G.T. Modell (Vinyl, LP), Sweetheart - Mariah* - #1s (CD), Jaybird / Cherokee Shuffle - Fennigs All-Star String Band - Saturday Night In The Provinces (Vinyl,, Starion (2) - Mindbender E.P (Vinyl), King - Autio - King/King City Of Sound (Vinyl), Sections - Various - Maximum Dance 9/99 (CD), Crime E Castigo - Homem Mau - De Um Tecto Igual A Nós (CD, Album), Sincope (Progressive Mix), My Heart Stood Still (False Start), Everything Counts - Depeche Mode - Construction Time Again (Cassette, Album), Miss Sun (Long Version) - Boz Scaggs - Hits! (CD)