Violins

Model FR55

Sizes: 4/4-1/8

The Model 55 Violin is the first of many European Violins in the instrument line of International Music Café. The F.R. Pfretszchner instruments are made in our workshop in Romania. The Model 55 is
expertly varnished with a reddish-brown spirit varnish. The violin is constructed with a Hand Carved European spruce top and hand carved European Maple back, sides, neck and scroll.  It is assembled with season ebony fittings,a German made Wittner Ultra Tailpiece and a seasoned French Maple bridge. The Violin is strung up with nylon core Thomastik Alphayue Strings that makes the violin sound warm and rich for a student violin. The Instruments are protected with a foam core  soft violin shaped case. The outfit includes a  fiberglass bow and a American made  wood block rosin.

Every Instrument  is Setup and
Inspected in our Specialty Shop
NY USA

See it at the Sam Ash site

Model FR100

Sizes: 4/4-1/2

The F.R. Pfretszchner bridges your player from their student instrument to a more advanced instrument.The Violin is handcrafted in our workshop in Romania. The FR100 model is hand applied with a golden brown antique spirit varnish.  The instrument is constructed by hand with a Carpathian Spruce Top and flamed Carpathian Maple back, sides , neck and scroll. The F.R. Pfretzchner model is  assembled with season ebony fittings, German-made Wittner Ultra Tailpiece and a seasoned French maple bridge. They are strung up with the industry standard Thomastik Dominant strings  that makes them sound rich and vibrant. The Model FR100  is protected in a deluxe oblong case with suspension, hygrometer and 4 bow holders. The violin includes an American rosin and a well-balanced carbon fiber bow.

Every Instrument  is Setup and
Inspected in our Specialty Shop
NY USA

See it at the Sam Ash site

FR150

Size: 4/4 Only

The F.R. Pfretszchner model FR150 Violin are designed for the advancing player. The old World, hand-rubbed antique spirit varnished is handmade in our workshop in Prague. Constructed with figured hand-carved European Spruce top and hand-carved European Solid flamed maple back, sides neck and scroll.  The Model FR150 instrument is assembled with seasoned ebony fittings, ebony tailpiece with German-made Wittner string adjusters and a figured French maple bridge. The Model FR150 violin is strung up with Thomastik Dominant  which provides a sound that is soft, clear and rich in overtones. The F.R. Pfretszchner instruments are protected by a lightweight, foam core oblong suspension case featuring four bow holders. The outfit includes Kolstein Rosin and a well-balanced carbon fiber bow.

Every Instrument  is Setup and
Inspected in our Specialty Shop
NY USA

See it at the Sam Ash site