Instrument Type: Violin
Bow Type: —
Item #: 555-479
Maker: James McKee
Description: James McKee found his passion for fine arts at a very early age. He graduated with a degree from the college of visual arts in St. Paul Minnesota. In 1999, James found his passion for violin making and restoration. He began his journey of learning the art of violin making by apprenticing under Jenny Becker where he studied repairs. He then attended the Chicago School of Violin Making where he learned the basics of violin making. After graduating, he worked for the firm, William Harris Lee & Co and then under the renowned maker William Whedbee for several years. He continues to make and repair instruments in his home town of Stillwater, Minnesota.
This particular violin produces a dark, open tone across the strings. Back length: 35.3 cm.
Terms: This violin 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 violin, please contact us using the green button at the top of this listing or call 1-818-762-1374 during business hours.