Quality, sound and a great classic master builder vibe are the hallmarks of the Scott Cao violin. Scott Cao violins have won numerous prestigious awards. This beautiful violin is sure to attract attention when it is pulled out of the case and when it is played. At the 2013 Mondomusica Symposium a Scott Cao violin tied for first place in double-blind play off event. The competition included 11 top tier contemporary builders and three actual Stradivarius violins. Price includes Brazilwood bow, pro setup and Dominate strings.