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Aesthetics: Rich chocolatey brown varnish, with a smooth matte finish
Perfect for: Beginning violinists and learning students
Outfit at a glance
Case: Portland Classic
Bow: Giuliani Brazilwood Bow
Rosin: Giuliani Rosin
Accessories: Prelude Strings Installed, Portland String Set, Portland Gold Shoulder Rest, Tuner, Polishing Cloth, Intro to violin book
Recommended Upgrade: Thomastik Alphayue Strings
Ricard Bunnel G1 Violin Outfit
Our most popular violin outfit, the Ricard Bunnel G1 Violin Outfit is an upgrade from the Bunnel G2 and an excellent choice for students and adult beginners. The Bunnel G1 includes unique professional upgrades and offers a sound typically described by professional testers as sweet, strong, and projective. Watch these performance videos to hear its great tone. It’s easy to sound great on this quality instrument!
Ricard Bunnel G1 Violin Outfit Features
Four professional quality built-in fine tuners on a composite tailpiece
100% natural ebony fittings, including polished fingerboard and pegs
Solid carved (not pressed) maple back and sides
Solid spruce top
Satin oil finish (not a shiny, thick, and "tinny"-sounding lacquer finish)
Smoothing the accurately planed fingerboard
Free Setup Including:
Arching the custom bridge
Fitting bridge feet to the curvature of the violin
Strong velcro straps for securing the violin in place
Hygrometer for humidity measurement
Double sets of durable YKK Zippers
Plush velour lining in amber or light blue
Shoulder rest compartment
Spacious accessory compartment for strings, rosin, straps, etc.
Lined protective blanket to cover the violin
Ergonomic shaped handle for comfortable carrying 2 straps for backpack, across-the-chest, or over-the-shoulder carrying
Weatherproof black nylon exterior fabric
Giuliani Bow Features
Strong round bow shaft of genuine Brazilwood
Genuine Mongolian horse hair
Half-mounted 100% ebony frog for great balance and durability
Mother of pearl inlay on frog
Silver winding Abalone bow slide
Precisely weighed for excellent balance and responsiveness
Black leather grip
Covered by Kennedy Violins’ Limited Lifetime Warranty
Learn about our company and why we are proud of our work here at Kennedy Violins
The Kennedy Violins Difference
What makes Kennedy Violins string instruments the best on the market? First we purchase each violin directly from the maker - a rare and highly effective business practice that lowers our cost and allows us to pass on the savings to you.
Made with Care
Next, all final assembly and FREE setup is performed locally in out Washington State shop by our professionally trained luthier staff. No assembly or setup is required with a violin that is ready to play from the moment you open the case.
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With both the highest-rated violins and customer care in the U.S., we are the only company confident enough to back up our instruments. Experience the Kennedy Violins difference today!