Passion-Tradition Mirecourt baroque cello

3150,00

The cello you need to get started on early music .

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Description

Here is a Passion-Tradition Mirecourt baroque cello, a high-quality student outfit based on what used to be made in Mirecourt, the home of French violin-making. This cello is just what you need to get started on baroque music. I prepare and adjust it for you with an authentic setup. This way, you can enter this specific repertoire with a sound and a playability as close as that of that period.

 

Manufacture

Handmade

 

Maker

Passion-Tradition – Guan Kaiming workshop

 

Origin

Beijing – China

 

Characteristics of a Passion-Tradition Mirecourt baroque cello

Mirecourt is the home of French manufacture. For centuries, this small town in the Vosges has gained world-wide recognition for its violin-making.

First and foremost, a baroque cello from the Mirecourt series is a great tool to study early music. You can learn on a perfectly suited instrument with an actual baroque setup – archings, neck, fingerboard, and an overall manufacre very similar to what the musicians used to play with in the baroque era.

The tonewoods used are mostly maple and spruce, but somes fittings are of ebony. The fingerboard and the tailpiece are also of maple and the pegs are of date-plum.

As for the bridge, it is carved after original copies from the baroque period. The cello is fitted with gut strings.

The advantages of a Passion-Tradition Mirecourt baroque cello

  • Firstly, this cello has an authentique baroque setup.
  • It is fitted with high-quality Pirastro gut strings.
  • Finally, the fittings are after what was made in the baroque era.

 

What your violin-maker thinks of the Passion-Tradition Mirecourt baroque cello

Finding a cello to get started on baroque music is no easy feat. Just fitting gut strings on a modern violin won’t do – there are many other details to consider. With this baroque violin series, the cellists can enter the repertoire of early music on a perfectly suited instrument. Discover a sound and an experience that will take you back to this rich musical era!

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Instrument

Violin

Size

4/4

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Payment options

Each order must be fully paid before delivery. As of now, here are the available payment options:

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Delivery

Delivery costs
Tracked letter Bow* Violin and Viola       Cello
France Free Free Free Free
DOM-TOM 7,00€ 20,00€ 25,00€ On request
Europe 7,00€ 17,00€ 25,00€ On request
World zone 1 7,00€ 25,00€ 30,00€ On request
World zone 2 7,00€ 30,00€ 60,00€ On request

* Large accessories that cannot be sent by tracked letter will be sent in a Bow class. This will be the case for chin straps, for example.

Countries outside the European Union may apply customs duties. Additional charges may apply depending on the content of the package. Please do not hesitate to contact me or the customs office in your country if you have any doubts or questions.

Deliveries of strings and accessories under 3 centimeters are made in registered mail format and are therefore sent by the Post Office. Whether it is for national or international delivery. This is a simple and efficient way to have your order delivered to your home.

For larger accessories and instruments, I use the Chronopost or TNT solutions. A tracked shipment that will be delivered directly to your home or to a relay point, as you prefer, in this case tell me when you order.

I generally ship orders between 1 and 4 working days. However, in exceptional circumstances, such as when travelling, I may not be able to meet these deadlines. In this case I will inform you as soon as possible.

For shipments outside France, the transporters may be different depending on the daily quotation.

DOM-TOM : Guadeloupe – Martinique – Guyana – Mayotte – Reunion – Saint Pierre and Miquelon – Saint Barthélemy – Saint Martin

World zone 1: Albania – Andorra – Armenia – Belarus – Bosnia – Georgia – Gibraltar – Guernsey – Canary Islands – Faroe Islands – Iceland – Jersey – Macedonia – Moldova – Montenegro – Russia – San Marino – Serbia – Turkey – Ukraine – Vatican.

World zone 2: All other countries which are not in Europe, in world zone 1 and DOM-TOM.

Returns and exchanges

You have 14 days from the date of delivery to withdraw. You must return all the items within 30 days of delivery, with the return form and your receipt as proof of purchase. Refund or exchange can only take place upon receipt of the items.

Either way, if you have any questions regarding payment or delivery, please contact me.