Ren Wei Shi Artist 1 violin is based on a Stradivarius violin of 1715 and is quite bright in tone. Hand graduated to produce a full, resonant response. It is an exceptionally well made instrument that... Read More
Ren Wei Shi Artist 1 violin is based on a Stradivarius violin of 1715 and is quite bright in tone. Hand graduated to produce a full, resonant response. It is an exceptionally well made instrument that will outperform any violin in its price range. You'll be proud to own this magnificent instrument!
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This violin was a gift for my son who plays in a local Youth Symphony. We heard good things about Ren Wei Shi and got what we thought was a awesome deal on a quality violin. When it arrived, my son's instructor made several recommendations to make it a great instrument - it needed different strings, the pegs dopped, new fine tuning screw, and a shorter bridge. She also recommended re-hairing the bow in the near future. All-in-all we spent $275. Then we took it to a friend who is a concert violinist. She was not happy with the sound, even considering we had paid so much to improve it. We heard her play it along side a less expensive violin. The cheaper one sounded better. To make matters worse, within 6 weeks the pins holding the handle to the case fell out. I don't blame Guitar Center - it's hard to know the individual qualities of each violin and as I said, Ren Wei Shi does have a good reputation.
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