Lawrence Furse 16.25" Viola, Erdesz Model, Salt Lake City, Utah  2019
A powerful viola by Lawrence Furse, made in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 2019. Length of back 16 1/2 "or 412mm. This viola is an Erdesz inspired model after Da Salo. It creates an easy to play and modulate tone with a richly powerful projection, robust and dark on the low end, and brightly focused with an open radiance on all registers.

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About Lawrence:
Lawrence S. Furse began his love for instrument making at the violin making school in Salt Lake City, Utah when it first opened. He later went on to work in Ontario, Canada under Otto Erdesz, whose work he closely follows. Lawrence has been making fine stringed instruments for over 41 years and follows after the models of Guarneri del Gesu, Maggini, Gasparo da Salo, and Matteo Goffriller.

Lawrence Furse 16.25" Viola, Erdesz Model, Salt Lake City, Utah 2019