Archer Dove Professional Viola, By Gear4music

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£299.99 RRP £399.00 (including VAT @ 20%)

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2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included
Once the product is delivered, you have 30 days to decide that you definitely want to keep it. If you decide it is not suitable for any reason, you can return it back to us for replacement or full refund, including standard delivery charges.

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This offer excludes computer software, in-ear monitors that have been opened, and items supplied to your personal specification.

  • Hand Crafted Select Tonewoods + Ebony Fittings
  • Orange Brown Hand Varnished Finish
  • Comes With Brazilwood Bow
  • Supplied With Lightweight Hard Case

Archer Dove Professional Viola, By Gear4music

Details

The Archer Dove is a superb 16.5 inch Viola with a beautiful hand carved spruce and maple body and ebony components. This excellent sounding instrument is finished off with an attractive hand varnished orange brown finish to create an instrument that not only plays amazingly, but also looks the part! As well as this, the instrument also includes a brazilwood bow and a deluxe hard case, all at a fantastic price!

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  • 15.9%
  • £10.54
  • £379.44

Please note: This is only available where all items in the order are dispatched in a single delivery.

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To make it as easy as possible for you to get the gear you want, we offer a range of instant finance options. If you spend £250 or more online, you can choose to pay over 48, 36 or 24 months. The majority of decisions are given instantly, so you could get your new gear sooner than you thought!

Representative Example

To help you understand how our finance options work, the examples below are based on a total order value of £250:

Finance APR Deposit to Pay Payments Total Payable
Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9% 14.9% No Deposit 48 months: £6.83
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
£327.84
Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9% 15.9% No Deposit 36 months: £8.65
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
£311.40
Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9% 18.9% No Deposit 24 months: £12.41
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee
£297.84

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Applying for finance couldn't be easier - if your order totals £250 or more, simply proceed through the checkout as normal, then select Pay by Finance on the payment page, then click the orange APPLY FOR INSTANT FINANCE button. This will start your application with V12 Retail Finance, our finance partner, and completing this form should take approximately 10 minutes.

You should get an instant answer on whether your application has been successful, though in some rare cases V12 may need to look at the application in more detail.

Please note: This is only available on orders placed via the website consisting of a single delivery, and is not available in store or via phone currently.

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Master Built, Traditional Viola

The Archer dove viola is a premium instrument, ideal for advancing string musicians. The 16.5" size is designed for teens and adults to practice and perform comfortably, with a professional sound to match. Featuring enhanced fittings and selected wood, the Archer dove viola has a classic look that has a professional sound to match.

Hand Finished, Solid Tone Woods

With a premium spruce top the Archer dove viola achieves superior projection and vibration The maple Back and sides are specially selected flamed pieces chosen for the dove viola, to provide a professional and stunning body. The use of maple and spruce offers neutral tonal colour for a truly resonant, classic sound. As well as this, the dove viola is hand finished with a brushed on traditional oil varnish that allows the natural grain of the wood to show through.

Enhanced Features

The dove viola's ebony fittings are hard and durable, with high quality tuning pegs, smooth fingerboard and sturdy tailpiece. Also featured is a maple neck with varnish gradient for improved playability and a high grade maple fitted bridge.

Full Outfit

The Archer dove viola comes with a brazilwood bow, which is made from mature and durable wood. A derivative of pernambuco wood, brazilwood wood is resonant as well as being strong and flexible, making it perfect for bow construction.

Also included in the viola outfit is a deluxe hardcase. Made from plush lined, hard foam and encased with a canvas covered solid construction. There is room for up to four bows and also features compartments for accessories such as rosin, metronomes and tuners.

Features/Specifications

  • Body: Complete hand carved, hand finished master built
  • Top: Hand carved select spruce
  • Back & Sides: Beautifully figured select maple back and sides
  • Finish: Handbrushed traditional oil varnish in orange-brown with slight antiquing
  • Bridge: Fitted maple
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Tuning Pegs: Ebony fitted
  • Tailpiece: Ebony with fine tuners
  • Back Length: 16.5"
  • Archer String Instruments by Gear4music

    This range of string instruments was launched by Gear4Music.com in 2007 with a range of premium quality Violins, Cellos, Violas and Double Basses. Archer instruments by Gear4Music are built by carefully selected master craftsmen, who have many years of experience constructing top quality instruments. As a result all of our Archer instruments are built to precision and finished immaculately.

    By providing our team with the finest solid pieces of Canadian Spruce and Maple, we ensure that these instruments have a full bodied sound that you would expect of a premium quality instrument. All Archer instruments come as a package, which includes an instrument, bow, hard case and rosin. With all these items included, the performer can begin playing straight away.

    The Archer by Gear4Music instruments are renowned for their superior sound and offer the performer with a rich and responsive tone. They will reward any player with a timbre that will blend in to any orchestra or ensemble. Immaculate style and finishes provide the final flourish to these carefully crafted instruments. Archer strings will continue to raise the bar for both quality and price.