Knoll Dodd Model Violin Bow 4/4
The Knoll workshop where this bow was crafted, was established in 1932 with Alfred Knoll (1909-1980). Alfred’s son Harmut was born in 1937 and he successfully completed his master’s craftsman exam in 1965. In 1968 Harmut had a son Gerald & in 1977 Harmut took over the Knoll workshop. Gerald took his master’s craftsman exam in 1998 & in 2003 he took over the workshop. The Knoll workshop produce a large range of bows from an advanced student standard to that of a professional soloist.
This violin bow is stamped ‘KNOLL’ & weighs 60.6 grams. The stick has been rounded & is made from good quality brazilwood. It measures 735mm in length & has silver lapping. This bow is nickel-silver mounted, has an ebony frog & a silver button. This bow is based on a ‘Dodd’ model.
This violin bow has a strong stick, is well-balanced & has a good level of control. It produces a beautiful sound & has a fast response time. This bow would be suitable for an intermediate player or the serious amateur.
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