John Cheng 2015 JCG9544 Limited Edition 4/4 Violin Outfit USED

John Cheng

John Cheng JCG9544 Limited Edition 4/4 Violin

Inspired by the greatest known Guarneri del Gesus, each violin is delicately handcrafted using European tonewoods carefully selected and patiently aged. The resulting tonal characteristics are refined and graceful yet with a powerful, muscular sound. The John Cheng Limited Edition Guarneri is at its best in recital, where it amply fills the room with its appealing sound.

World-Class Violins in Every Way...Except the Price

Fine craftsmanship. Exquisite wood. Power and projection. Layers of tonal colors. Great setup and hand feel. Inspired appearance. These are the qualities at the heart of every great violin sought-after by the world's great artists. John Cheng instruments are created by SHAR in consultation with world-class players and well-known university teachers. Crafted by hand in the tradition of the great Italian masters, and in the very best Chinese workshops, our John Cheng collection represents the finest advanced-level instruments available today. 

Guy Laurent Pernambuco Violin Bow - 4/4 size 

Stunning silver fittings and snakewood frog on this impressive bow! Firm stick is at home with the Bach Chacconne as well as with Paganini No. 24. This bow will help take any serious student or amateur to the next level of playing. 

Bows from the Guy Laurent workshop are amongst our most popular, serving the most demanding advanced students and serious amateurs. In the tradition of the great French archetiers, we are proud to offer these impressive bows of fine character and outstanding playability. For the violist seeking a strong bow with very warm sound, excellent control and fast response, but without breaking the bank, look no further! Easily comparable to European bows costing twice the price, these master bows are from the finest workshops in China. 

Negri Diplomat Special Edition Violin Case

At the pinnacle of the casemaker's art, Luis Negri has created the Diplomat Special Edition, a case that combines the finest features demanded by today's concert artist with the exuberant elegance of the 1920s. Starting with a fine Tuscan leather cover in ivory beige, the Diplomat Special Edition offers an interior in a breathtaking contrast: Genuine goat skin suede in a deep royal blue. Large accessory compartment on the right, a medium compartment near your violin's scroll, and a small compartment at the neck heel. Four rosewood bow holders, Swiss latch, and heavy brass hardware throughout. With a soft velvet and genuine silk blanket, and a special cushion for added bridge protection. 6.6 lbs.

  • Five-layer wood laminated shell 
  • Full-grain Tuscan leather cover in Ivory-Beige finish 
  • Full-length zippered music pocket 
  • Swiss and Italian hardware, in brass 
  • Heavy-gauge brass welded D-rings 
  • Leather shoulder-carry strap 
  • Genuine Goat skin interior in deep Royal Blue suede 
  • Suspension system 
  • Four bow holders with solid Rosewood spinners 
  • Pencil holder 
  • Oversized leather carry handle in complementary color 
  • Large accessory compartment, located on right side 
  • Medium compartment for shoulder rest 
  • Small compartment for rosin 
  • Analog hygrometer 

Diplomat Special Edition Violin Case Includes:

  • Four bow spinners
  • Three accessory pockets
  • Hygrometer
  • Blanket
  • Cushion for bridge protection

This is a beautiful, limited edition John Cheng 4/4 violin built in 2015. This instrument has been meticulously cared for and is in "Like New" condition. It is housed in a gorgeous Negri Diplomat Special Edition Tuscan Leather case, that is also in "Like New" condition. To complete the outfit we have a Guy Laurent Pernambuco Violin Bow.