4-string fretted electric violin by NS Design, in excellent condition. Amber satin finish. Electronics tested and working great. NS shoulder rest and chin rest included, as well as hard foam case. As a bonus, a new set of D'Addario NS310 strings will be included. Free shipping within the continental US!
Solid maple body & neck, ebony fingerboard, headphone jack, volume/treble/bass controls and 3-way switch for polar pickup to change tonality. The option of frets ensure good intonation in difficult sound monitoring environments.
NS Design's CR is the preeminent electric violin on the market today. Designed by Ned Steinberger, the violin has a remarkable tonal range due to its innovative Polar™ Pickup System, which is able to selectively capture the string vibration favored for both bow and pizzicato technique with stunning brilliance and sensitivity. The violinist who prefers the elegant tone of a fine acoustic will not be disappointed, and for those who wish to explore new sonic territory, the sky is the limit.
The solid-body NS Electric Violin incorporates the familiar performance features of an acoustic instrument, including a removable bout segment to provide the left-hand reference position of a traditional instrument. Traditional string spacing and scale length facilitate the transition from the acoustic instrument to the world of the electric violin. Direct amplification and recording capabilities allow the violinist to experience the vast range of electronic and amplified performance opportunities, yet continue to savor the essence and timeless magic of the violin.