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Andreas Eastman VL405

Players and teachers recognize in the model 405 an instrument with a strong tonal and visual personality. These are the qualities that make it one of our most popular models.

  • Entirely hand-crafted from select tonewoods
  • Select spruce top and highly flamed maple back, ribs, and scroll
  • Hand-applied antique-style spirit varnish
  • Hand-carved boxwood pegs, tailpiece and chinrest with ebony trim (violin and viola) / Ebony pegs (cello)
  • Violin - Stradivari pattern, viola - Stradivari and tertis patterns, and cello -Stradivari, Guarneri and Montagnana patterns
  • Viola & cello available with poplar backs (in limited quantities)Violin available in sizes 4/4" – 1/16", including 7/8"
  • Viola available in sizes 17” - 12”, in one inch increments plus 16 1/2” and 15 1/2”
  • Cello available in sizes 4/4" – 1/8", including 7/8