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We make all sorts of instruments - from baroque viols to lirones.

So as not to confuse you, we have put the information about the instruments into the groups shown on the right.

Baroque viols
Renaissance viols
Lira da gamba / Lirone
Viola d'amore
Baryton
Bows
Violins, Violas, Cellos

Baroque viols




medium sized treble viol

A medium sized treble i made for the Royal Academy of Music in London. I scaled up the little Jaye treble which is in the museum in Leipzig.

body length - 36 cm, string length - 37,5 cm

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Small treble viol

after Henry Jaye, Southwark ca. 1620

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big treble viol

after Henry Jaye

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Tenor viol

based on Henry Jaye, Southwark ca. 1620

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Bass viol, 6–string

after Barak Norman, London 1692

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6-string bass viol

after Edward Lewis

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Consort bass viol

after Henry Jaye, Southwark 1621

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italien 6-string bass viol

after Paolo Maggini ~ 1600

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small 7-string bass viol

after Claude Pierray, Paris 1709

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7-string bass viol

after Michel Colichon, Paris 1683

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7-string bass viol

after Michel Colichon, Paris 1689

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7-string bass viol

after Michel Colichon, Paris 1691

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Violone

5 or 6-string, after 'Maggini'

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