Riccarda Dacquati 16 1/8" viola, Cremona, Italy 2000
This new Italian viola is a great value in the under $10,000 price range.
Born in 1971, Riccarda Dacquati graduated from the Cremona International School of Violin Making, having studied under the guidance of Giorgio Scolari. After graduation she apprenticed herself to brothers Giorgio and Daniele Scolari, while simultaneously working out her personal style, and participating in many instrument making competitions.
As with all high-end instruments and bows, we recommend that you make an appointment to audition this viola at our shop in southern California before committing to the purchase of this instrument.