The Stentor Conservatoire Viola outfit, recommended by teachers as a step-up instrument for students, is often chosen by intermediate players and above. It offers a high standard at a reasonable cost. The instrument is hand carved from with spruce front and carved flamed maple back and ribs, finished in Stentor's Shellax™ varnish which has been developed over many years. With ebony fittings and traditional inlaid purfling, this responsive instrument is a high quality outfit often recommended for its sound. It comes with a selected wood bow with natural white horsehair and full mounted ebony frog and a deluxe oblong lightweight case with integral cover, carrying strap, music pocket, hygrometer and case blanket.