Knilling - 16-1/2" Nicolo Gabrielli Artist Model Viola Only w/Evah

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Unleash your musical prowess with the Knilling 16-1/2" Nicolo Gabrielli Artist Model Viola. This exquisite instrument is a testament to the artistry of violin making, meticulously designed to provide unparalleled sound quality and playability. Handcrafted with precision, it embodies a legacy of excellence that has been cherished by musicians for generations.

The Knilling Nicolo Gabrielli Viola is a masterpiece of seasoned tonewoods, ensuring longevity and exceptional resonance. Its dimensions are impeccably balanced to promote proper hand positioning, allowing you to express your musicality effortlessly. Our commitment to quality shines through in the detailed factory shop adjustments and selection of upgraded components, guaranteeing a viola that inspires with its tone and comfort. With features like ebony pegs, nut, and fingerboard, a well-fitted maple bridge, a carbon composite tailpiece with built-in tuners, and D'Addario Prelude steel core strings, every detail has been considered for your musical journey. Accompanied by a wood bow with horsehair and a shaped case with a zippered cover and rosin, this instrument is your ticket to a world of musical enchantment.


  • Exquisite Sound Quality: Crafted from seasoned tonewoods, this viola delivers rich and resonant tones that captivate your audience.
  • Durability and Comfort: Ebony pegs, nut, and fingerboard ensure long-lasting durability while promoting comfortable play.
  • Impeccable Craftsmanship: Each viola undergoes meticulous factory shop adjustments to optimize playability and tonal quality.
  • Easy Tuning: The carbon composite tailpiece with built-in tuners simplifies the tuning process.
  • Ready to Play: Included wood bow with horsehair and rosin, so you can start making music right away.
  • Elegantly Protected: The shaped case with a zippered cover keeps your viola safe and secure.
  • Versatile Stringing: Equipped with high-quality D'Addario Prelude steel core strings for a dynamic range of expression.


      • TopSolid Carved European Spruce
      • Back and SidesSolid Carved European Maple
      • Neck and ScrollEuropean Maple
      • GraduationProfessional
      • FinishSpirit Varnish
      • FingerboardEbony
      • PurflingInlaid Purfling
      • Nut SaddleEbony
      • ShapeStradivari
      • Country of OriginUSA
      • PegsEbony
      • StringsD’Addario Kaplan Amo Synthetic Core
      • BridgeAubert Mirecourt Deluxe
      • TailpieceComposite
      • String AdjustersHill-Style Gold E Adjuster
      • AdjustmentKnilling String Shop Adjustment
      • OutfitViola Onl


      1. 16.5" Viola Size: Strikes the perfect balance for players seeking resonance and playability.

      2. Evah Pirazzi Strings: Renowned for their warm, full-bodied tone and impressive projection.

      3. Artistry and Craftsmanship: Meticulously crafted for exceptional quality and performance.

      4. Ebony Fittings: Quality fittings ensure reliability and longevity.

      5. Ideal for Intermediates and Advanced Players: Suitable for those seeking a rich and resonant tone.

      6. Deluxe Viola Case Included: Protect and transport your instrument in style.

      7. Beautiful Finish: The Nicolo Gabrielli Viola boasts an elegant finish that's a treat for the eyes and ears.

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        As soon as you place your order, you will receive a confirmation email. After that, we double-check if all items ordered are in stock and available for immediate shipment. If your order is available for the delivery within the advertised time frame, we will submit it for shipment to the warehouse. If the expected delivery time exceeds the advertised time frame, we'll reach out to you via email and/or phone to confirm the order.

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        Within 1 business day from the time the item has been shipped, you will receive an email confirmation with tracking number. If you would not receive tracking information within six business days of your order, feel free to follow up with us.

        Estimated Time of Arrival:

        We typically deliver within 2-10 business days. Custom made products are usually delivered within 3-5 weeks. If the expected delivery date for your order would fall outside of the advertised 2-10 business day time frame, our customer service team will reach out to you to confirm if you are OK with that date.

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        All estimated delivery dates and shipping costs advertised on the website apply the the Contiguous United States only. Please contact our customer service team to discuss the time and cost of shipping to Hawaii or Alaska. We don't ship directly to Canada, but we can ship your order to the freight carrier of your choice.


        It is very important that you inspect the packaging of your items when they arrive and check if you received all boxes listed on the delivery receipt.If you notice any damage or shortage of packages, you must make note of it on the bill of lading, take pictures, and refuse delivery.Your note should say "refused due to damage". You must also take photos of all sides of the box and send them to us within 2 days. If there are no damages visible before opening the box, you must note "subject to further inspection may contain concealed damage". If you notice any damage after receiving the delivery, do not throw the box away, and contact us with the photos. After we receive information from you about the refused delivery or concealed damage, we immediately initiate a claim with the shipping company or with the manufacturer. After the claim is fully processed, we ship all replacements at absolutely no cost to you.

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        We can cancel your order at absolutely no cost to you before the shipping label or Bill of Lading has been created, or before production of a custom order has started. Custom made items are not eligible for refunds after production has started. To be eligible for a return, the item must be unused and in the same condition as you received it. It must also remain in the original packaging, and the packaging must be in a perfect condition. We do not charge restocking fees or return shipping fees. All eligible returns are 100% free. Orders delivered outside the United States are not eligible for refunds. If your order arrived damaged, "Damages" section applies. Our refund policy lasts 45 days. If 45 days have gone by since your purchase, unfortunately, we can’t offer you a refund. Please contact us before returning an item to discuss shipping details. All refunds will be issued to the credit card or PayPal account you used for your purchase within 2 days after all returned items arrived at our warehouse.

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