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R. E. Evans violin?
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Mustang
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March 15, 2014 - 5:09 pm
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So I was looking for an upgrade violin and stumbled upon this jaw dropping violin.

http://mccartenviolins.com/ins.....s/21010-2/

 

Anyone heard of this violin maker or McCarten Violins before? Either of them any good?

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It's a beauty Mustang

Blogging my beginner journey and progress...Diary of a Fumbling New Violinist:  http://learningviolin.ca/

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Well I've contacted McCarten violins more than once about buying this instrument, but they haven't gotten back to me. :(
I guess I look elsewhere!

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@mustang, there's a phone number at the top of the page.  Did you try to call them?

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. ~Herm Albright

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I did call them and talked to the store owner. He told me send an email with my address so he could get a shipping quote. He did also say that the violin was on consignment and that he would have to ask the owner for permission to sell it out of state. I don't know if that's the reason I haven't heard back or what, but it would be nice if they could tell me. But oh well. Lol

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