Instrument Type: Viola
Item #: XXX-707
Price: Upon Request
Maker: Max Frirsz
Description: Maximilian Frirsz was born in Budapest in 1915. He was the fourth generation in a line of violin making family members and quickly showed skill in his craft. He escaped Budapest during the Soviet Invasion of 1956 and settled in New York City. He opened a shop near Carnegie Hall and was visited by top musicians through the 1990’s. Maximilian passed away in 1999, but his son Nicholas continues making instruments from upstate New York.
This particular viola is in excellent condition and produces a warm, rich tone. Back Length: 17 in. 43.4 cm. String Length: 37.8 cm.
Terms: This viola is available for examination and trial and has been meticulously set up to our exacting specifications before addition to our catalog. If you wish to inquire further about this viola, please contact us using the green button at the top of this listing or call 1-818-762-1374 during business hours.