Instruments available for Purchase:

Albert Nebel instruments,like the Rudoulf Doetsch model, are crafted in Germany using the time-honored workshop tradition. These instruments are crafted from aged European tonewoods and are varnished by hand in the Eastman Strings worksop.

Jean-Pierre Lupot is made with a well flamed maple back and a select spruce top. The elegantly antiqued spirit varnish has reddish pigment with dep red wine hues.


Rudoulf Doetsch instruments are made in the time-honored workshop tradition by a collaboration of family scrolls, ribs, tops, and backs are each carved by specialists in their home workshops and are assembled into instruments in the main workshop. The instruments are then sent to the Easman Strings workshop where specialists expertly adjust them for optimal response, tone, and playability. Then, the signature Rudoulf Doetsch shaded antique-style spirit varnish is hand-applied.

Jonathan Li instruments are crafted of the most select, stunning flamed maple back with the straight medium-grain spruce top. A refined, golden colored oil varnish enhances the tonal quality of this instrument. Each instrument is meticulously calibrated for optimum sound production. the fittings are boxed wood with a light colored wood trim.

Frederich Wyss are the pinnacle of modern European luthiery tradition. The finest available European tonewoods are meticulously crafted by makers working in the tradition established in Germany centuries ago. Tonally adjusted and hand varnished by master luthiers in the Eastman Strings workshop, these instruments are nothing less than the professional models, worthy of the conservatory, or the concert stage. their rich, mature sonority penetrates to the furthest reaches of the concert hall. 

Raul Emiliani are Eastman Strings top-of-the-line instruments. After being constructed in their master workshop in Beijing, they are then shipped to the United States where a master luthier applies a translucent amber oil varnish. The influence of the great Golden Age Italian makers can be seen in the slightly antiqued appearance and detailed craftsmanship of these instruments. 

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EQUITY PURCHASE OPTION: If you rented and are now ready to purchase remember 100% of initial year’s rental + 40% of second year + 20% thereafter applied as a credit towards purchase.