Instrument Type: Viola
Item #: XXX-997
Maker: Samuel Rosenthal ‘ex-Jascha Heifetz"
Description: This is a fantastic opportunity to own a piece of musical history. This is the viola that Jascha Heifetz owned and played on, mainly for teaching and for private chamber music parties. This viola is by the NY maker, Samuel (Luthier) Rosenthal in 1937. The viola was sold last in 1989 at the Heifetz Musical Estate Auction in 1989 and was purchased by a private collector. The viola is 16 3/4” (42.5 cm.) and has a gorgeous, rich, powerful sound. The viola is accompanied by a certificate of provenance from the Heifetz estate sale.
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.