What Stentor Say…
The Stentor Conservatoire violin outfit is chosen by intermediate players and above and often recommended by teachers as a step-up instrument for students.
It offers a high standard at a reasonable cost. The instrument is made using an inside mould giving fine detail and accuracy to the assembly of the body.
The Conservatoire has a carved 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. High quality rosin is included.
Option To Purchase
Purchasing your Violin
You can purchase your hire Violin. At any point during your agreement you can contact us to arrange the purchase. All of the payments made, up to a maximum of six months, will contribute towards the purchase price listed below.
Simply email or phone us, and we’ll arrange the rest. All purchased instruments are guaranteed for one year after the purchase date.
|1/8 Andreas Zeller & Stentor II||Hire Only|
|1/4 Andreas Zeller & Stentor II||Hire Only|
|1/2 Andreas Zeller & Stentor II||Hire Only|
|3/4 Andreas Zeller & Stentor II||Hire Only|
|4/4 Reconditioned Stentor II Plus (Inc set up, case, bow, shoulder rest &, D’Addario Ascenté strings & rosin)||£159|
|4/4 NEW Stentor II Plus (Inc set up, case, bow, shoulder rest &, D’Addario Ascenté strings & rosin)||£239|
|4/4 Reconditioned Stentor Conservatoire Plus(Inc set up, case, P&H bow, shoulder rest, D’Addario Helicore Strings & rosin)||£319|
|4/4 NEW Stentor Conservatoire Plus(Inc set up, case, P&H bow, shoulder rest, D’Addario Helicore Strings & rosin)||£379|
|4/4 Andreas Zeller Plus(Inc set up ,case, P&H bow, shoulder rest, D’Addario Helicore Strings & rosin)||£329|
|4/4 NEW Andreas Zeller Plus(Inc set up, case, P&H bow, shoulder rest, D’Addario Helicore Strings & rosin)||£349|
We include everything needed to get anyone started. Your hire package will include…
- Violin Bow
- Violin Bow Rosin
- Shoulder Rest
- Chin Rest
- Carry Case
- Upgraded Strings
- Professional Setup
About Stentor Violins
Stentor Music Co Ltd is a UK company that has built a reputation for quality, reliable string instruments. Stentor violins, violas, cellos and double basses are hand made in China using skills that have lasted generations. Over 200 people work at the Stentor factory and each individual part of the instrument is worked on separately by a skilled worker. The factory is purpose built and includes storing, drying and preparing the wood through to the varnishing, final assembly of the instrument, and packaging of the instrument in its case ready to be shipped across the world.
Stentor violins and cellos are well respected amongst schools and teachers with a reputation of being a great student instruments for the beginner through to the more accomplished player. They come in the full range of sizes and will give an adult or child student the best start on the learning journey, and as progress is made. The instruments are handcrafted using tone woods (specific wood varieties that have tonal properties making them excellent for use in violins and cellos) and ebony fittings.
The instruments come in a range of standards from the basic student instrument through to a more professional level instrument. The wood and finishes vary across the range.