The Thomas Kennedy Viola is an exclusive, hand-made model by Thomas Kennedy, father of Kennedy Violins' President and Founder, Joel Kennedy. Thomas Kennedy's fine work and craftsmanship as an experienced, intuitive, and renowned Oregon-state luthier have been an inspiration to all of us involved at Kennedy Violins.
Each Thomas Kennedy Viola is pain-stakingly handmade using the traditional, time-perfected methods of instrument making. Substantial time spent on the final carving coupled with the experience the maker produce an astoundingly beautiful-sounding instrument. The volume of sound that this viola produces can easily rival any viola that exists at any price. It is constructed of the choicest European tonewoods and has one of the sweetest and warmest sounds you'll ever have the pleasure to hear.
The Thomas Kennedy Viola features
The sound of the viola is typically described by our professional viola testers as strong, sweet, warm, and astonishingly projective. This viola's quality of sound and projection can effortlessly contend with other violas costing significantly more.
The complete Thomas Kennedy Outfit includes the following:
The Thomas Kennedy Viola is available in a 16 5/8" size. Additional sizes and makes may be available. Please contact us for more information.