Instrument Type: —
Bow Type: Viola bow
Item Number: 528-457
Year: Circa – 2016
Maker: Pascal Camurat
Description: Born in 1960, Pascal trained as violin maker in Mittenwald and as a bow maker in Paris. Since then, his career has gradually become enriched in all facets of the music business : manufacturing of instruments and bows, repairing, restoration, trading of instruments and expertise. Having made his first bow in Paul Siefried's shop in Los Angeles in 1984, he completed his bow training with Stephane Thomachot. While in LA, he completed his training in restoration of instruments with internships at Hans Weisshaar (Los Angeles, 1985) and in the studio of Charles Beare (London, 1987) after which he succeeded his father Jacques Camurat in Paris for 10 years with his brother Bernard. His professional activities have led him to become General Secretary of the International Society of Violin and Bow Makers, as well as Chairman of the Association of Violin and Bow Makers of France. Today, he has find his place in Montpellier, France, where he makes fine violins and bows.
This particular viola bow is in mint condition and is silver and ebony mounted. It is well balanced and and creates an even tone across the strings. Weight: 70.6g.
Terms: This fine bow has been hand selected for addition to our catalog and is available for examination and trial. If you wish to inquire further about this bow, please contact us using the green button at the top of this listing or call 1-818-762-1374 during business hours.