New Instruments

Violin, viola and cello for sale

It is extremely important for young beginners to get the correct sized instrument to begin learning the instrument, especially the violin and the cello. This is one of the reasons why violins and cellos are available in fractional sizes which are specially made to accommodate the needs of young beginners. Having the correct sized instrument will allow the students to learn in the correct posture. With proper posture, it will enable the student to learn the proper bowing technique, more accurate intonation, the correct distance between the notes and so on. Furthermore, the correct sized instrument will not create a false impression for the student that the instrument is heavy, difficult to manage and play. This may cause the student to lose interest and sometimes give up on learning the instrument.

As the student progresses, the complexity of the music also changes accordingly. This includes mainly on the ability to create nuances, articulations, dynamic contrasts and different tone colours. In order to meet this changes, the student requires a better quality instrument to further develop such musicality. A finer quality instrument usually offers better playability which will then allow the student to create more musical phrasing, articulation, dynamic contrast, finer tone, smoother running notes and varied tone colours which are normally found in complex music.

The available sizes for violin at Kester Music are 1/16, 1/10, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, 7/8 (Ladies Full Size) and 4/4 size (Full size). For cello, the available sizes are 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4 and 4/4 size (Full size). We are located in Penang and offer both new and used violin, viola and cello for sale. This page shows only new violin, viola and cello. The photos shown here are the exact instruments offered for sale unless otherwise stated. For used violin, viola and cello please visit our USED INSTRUMENTS

Eurostring Violin

Eurostring Violin

Brand : Eurostring
Model : 100
Available : 1/16, 1/10, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4 and 4/4 size
Price : RM625-00
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Eurostring Viola

Eurostring Viola

Brand : Eurostring
Model : 100
Available : 14 inches, 15 inches and 15.5 inches
Price : RM899-00
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Eurostring Cello

Eurostring Cello

Brand : Eurostring
Model : 200
Available : 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4 and 4/4 size
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Kien Strings Violin

Kien Strings Violin

Brand : Kien Strings
Available : 1/16, 1/10, 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4 and 4/4 size
Price : RM550-00
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Kien Strings Viola

Kien Strings Viola

Brand : Kien Strings
Available : 15 inches, 15.5 inches
Price : RM750-00
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KS Strings Violin – Professional 20

KS Strings Violin – Professional 20

KS Strings Violin – Professional 20

Brand : KS Strings
Model : Professional 20
Full Size (4/4)
Price : RM2,350-00
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KS Strings Violin – Professional 50

KS Strings Violin – Professional 50

KS Strings Violin – Professional 50

Brand : KS Strings
Model : Professional 50
Full Size (4/4)
Price : RM2,850-00
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Vivace Violin VS150

Vivace Violin VS150

Brand : Vivace
Model : VS150
Full size (4/4 size)
Price : RM699-00
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Vivace Violin VS400

Vivace Violin VS400

Brand : Vivace
Model : VS400
Full size (4/4 size)
Price : RM1,899-00
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KMI Violin (2015) <NEW>

KMI Violin 2015 Two Piece Back (4/4 size)
KMI Violin 2015 Two Piece Back (4/4 size)
KMI Violin 2015 Two Piece Back (4/4 size)

Stradivarius Model
Full size (4/4 size)
Two piece back
Price RM4,800-00 (SOLD)
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KMI Violin (2016) <NEW>

KMI Violin 2016 (7/8 size)
KMI Violin 2016 (7/8 size)
KMI Violin 2016 (7/8 size)

Stradivarius Model
7/8 size
One Piece Back
Price RM3,300-00
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Franz Kirschnek Violin (2014) < NEW >

Franz Kirschnek Violin (2014)
Franz Kirschnek Violin (2014)
Franz Kirschnek Violin (2014)

Full size (4/4)
Two piece back
Price RM6,800-00
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Franz Kirschnek Violin (2015) <NEW>

Franz Kirsnek (2015) Copy of Joseph Guarnerius
Franz Kirsnek (2015) Copy of Joseph Guarnerius
Franz Kirsnek (2015) Copy of Joseph Guarnerius

Joseph Guarnerius Model
Full size (4/4)
Two piece back
Price RM8,300-00
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Violin by Zhu Ming Jiang Workshop (2008) <NEW>

Violin by Zhu Ming Jiang Workshop (2008)
Violin by Zhu Ming Jiang Workshop (2008)
Violin by Zhu Ming Jiang Workshop (2008)

Guarnerius Model
Full size (4/4)
Two piece back
Oil Varnish
European spruce and maple
Price : RM12,000-00
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Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta) < NEW >

Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta)
Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta)

Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta)

G. Guarneri del Gesù model
Full size (4/4)
Two piece back of maple from the Balcans
Price : RM15,000-00
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Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta) <NEW>

Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta)
Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta)
Violin by Edgar E. Russ (Scala Perfetta)

A. Stradivari Model
Full size (4/4)
Two piece back of maple from the Balcans
Price : RM15,000-00
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Photos taken by C.S. Hong