Our Bows - Pernambuco Bows

We always have a large selection of fine Pernambuco bows from the finest current Brazilian makers including F. Schaeffer, C. Chagas, A. Lima, V. Schaeffer, and P. Fracalosi, among others. We also carry a line of beginner Brazilwood bows. These lines of bows are also available in fractional sizes 1/4, 1/2, 3/4 at lower costs (than a comparable 4/4 sized bow); call for availability.

Instruments marked with a * are always carried and usually in stock.

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  • Name/Model *Model #VNN

    Description Brazilian-made Nickel-Silver Violin bow. Great sound, beautiful construction, and attention to detail & workmanship make these Pernambuco bows a great bow for the advanced student player. Various makers available, available weights from 60-62.7 grams.

    Cost $399

    Name/Model *Model #VNS

    Description Brazilian-made Silver Violin Bow. Bows are a step up in wood quality from model VNN; these bows play fantastically, have great balance, and beautiful Pernambuco wood all at a reasonable price point. A great bow for the serious player who wants a bow that plays great at an affordable price. Various makers available, weight ranges from 60-62.5 grams

    Cost $620

  • Name/Model *Model #VAN

    Description Similar quality and construction as model VNN, but for Viola. Available weight range 70-72.6 grams.

    Cost $475.00

    Name/Model *Model #VAS

    Description Similar quality and construction as model VNS, but for Viola. Available weight range 70-72.6 grams.

    Cost $725.00

  • Name/Model *Model #CLN

    Description Similar quality and construction as model VNN but for Cello. Available weight range 79.3-82.6 grams

    Cost $549.00

    Name/Model *Model #CLS

    Description Similar quality and construction as model VNS but for Cello. Available weight range 79.2-82.4 grams.

    Cost $875.00

  • Name/Model *Model #FBN

    Description French-style Double Bass Bows. Brazilian-made pernambuco bows available in 3/4 (66cm) and 4/4 (69cm). Available weights range from 128 to 146 grams.

    Cost $650.00

    Name/Model *Model #GBN

    Description German-style Double Bass Bows. Pernambuco wood, Brazilian made, call for current range of lengths and weights available.

    Cost $650.00