Instrument Type: Cello
Item #: xxx-954
Price: Upon Request
Maker: Eric Benning
Description: This cello was made by Eric Benning in 1999, just after completing his training with his Great-Uncle, Carl Becker Jr. Beautiful two-piece Bosnian maple which has been in our family for over 3 generations. The top of Italian Spruce is from the 1920’s. This Guadagnini model is an extremely comfortable and petite size. The varnish is a dark, red-brown color over a golden ground inspired by the original Guadagnini cello. This cello has a deep, rich and powerful tone on the bottom strings and a colorful and penetrating, upper register. The cello speaks incredibly easily. Suitable for the finest cellists and those who are aspiring to be.
Back Length: 29 1/4” (74.2 cm.) String Length: 26 3/4” (67.3 cm.) This cello was professionally owned since new by Marta Jasberg of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
Terms: This cello 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 cello, please contact us using the green button at the top of this listing or call 1-818-762-1374 during business hours.