A hand-graduated top, flamed maple back, and all ebony fittings make the Alexandria an excellent violin at a modest price.
The Alexandria Violin Outfit is made of hand-graduated, seasoned Carpathian spruce top and nicely flamed, seasoned Carpathian maple back, sides, and neck. The golden brown spirit varnish finish adds to the instruments beauty. It features ebony fingerboard, pegs, nut, and saddle, Guarneri style chinrest, and an ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners. The Alexandria has been shop adjusted to MENC specifications with D'Addario Pro-Arté strings and figured maple bridge. The outfit includes a Glasser horsehair bow, shaped hardshell case.
The violin is made in a factory located in Reghin, Romania. This region of the world has a sizable population of skilled woodworking artisans where handcrafting violins is a centuries old tradition.