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THE SNOW COLLECTION

Snow Instruments & Outfits

The company's name, SNOW, originates from the workshop owner's first name XuePing, which translates into Snow. XuePing was trained in China by the great violin making master, Quan Zheng. Quan Zheng studied in Cremona, Italy, thus XuePing's instruments are of the Italian style.

Explore the possibilities:
Purchase or request a home trial for any instrument. Easily create your own outfit from any full-size instrument for purchase or home trial. Choose one of our pre-made outfits for purchase or home trial.

Buying a Snow instrument outfit offers substantial savings.

Our rental customers may also apply their rental equity toward these instruments and outfits.

violins | violas | cellos

Snow Models 800, 400, and 200 Violins & Outfits

Made from beautifully figured wood, these violins are artistically varnished to resemble old Italian models. Direct, complex and smooth tone quality with easy playability. High quality ebony pegs are precisely fitted and the fingerboard is planed for proper scoop. A high quality Despiau bridge carved by our workshop is accurately fitted. The violin is set up with Dominant A, D and G strings, a Gold Label E with one fine tuner, and a high quality ebony tailpiece. We finish it by adding a Guarneri style chinrest made from select Indian ebony.

Create Your Own Outfit with this instrument and Save 10% Off Any Bow and Any Case!

With a Home Trial you can try out this instrument or outfit in the comfort of your home!
4/4 Snow 800 Model Violin Outfit
With Codabow prodigy bow and Bobelock oblong case, blue interior 


   
$2,957.00


4/4 Snow 800 Model Violin
Shaded red-orange varnish. 


   
$2,500.00


Snow Model 400 4/4 Violins are handmade with a one or two piece selected flamed maple back and solid carved spruce tops. The instrument is hand-rubbed with antique spirit varnishing, slightly shaded to imitate an old finish. High quality ebony pegs are precisely fitted and the fingerboard is planed for proper scoop. The popular Wittner tailpiece with four fine-tuners built-in is used. A high quality Despiau bridge carved by our workshop is accurately fitted. We use Dominant A, D and G strings, with a Gold Label E string. We finish it by adding a Guarneri style chinrest made from select Indian ebony.

Create Your Own Outfit with this instrument and Save 10% Off Any Bow and Any Case!

With a Home Trial you can try out this instrument or outfit in the comfort of your home!
4/4 Snow 400 Model Violin Outfit
With codabow prodigy carbon bow & bobelock oblong case, green interior. 


   
$2,057.00


4/4 Snow 400 Model Violin
Shaded red-orange varnish. 355mm 


   
$1,600.00


Snow Model 200 4/4 Violins are handmade with a two piece maple back and solid carved spruce top. The instrument is hand-rubbed with antique varnishing. High quality ebony pegs are precisely fitted and the fingerboard is planed for proper scoop. The popular Wittner tailpiece with four fine-tuners built-in is used. A high quality Despiau bridge carved by our workshop is accurately fitted. We use Dominant A, D and G strings, with a Gold Label E string. We finish it by adding a Guarneri style chinrest made from select Indian ebony.

Create Your Own Outfit with this instrument and Save 10% Off Any Bow and Any Case!

With a Home Trial you can try out this instrument or outfit in the comfort of your home!
4/4 Snow 200 Model Violin Outfit
With Codabow prodigy bow & Bobelock oblong case with blue interior 


   
$1,507.00


4/4 Snow 200 Model Violin
Shaded red-orange varnish. 355mm 


   
$1,050.00


Snow Model 200 3/4 Violin & Outfit

Snow Model 200 3/4 Violins are handmade with a two piece maple back and solid carved spruce top. The instrument is hand-rubbed with antique varnishing. High quality ebony pegs are precisely fitted and the fingerboard is planed for proper scoop. The popular Wittner tailpiece with four fine-tuners built-in is used. A high quality Despiau bridge carved by our workshop is accurately fitted. We use Dominant A, D and G strings, with a Gold Label E string. We finish it by adding a Guarneri style chinrest made from select Indian ebony.

With a Home Trial you can try out this instrument or outfit in the comfort of your home!
3/4 Snow 200 Model Violin Outfit
w/JSI Young Artist bow & Bobelock oblong case, green interior 


   
$1,260.00


3/4 Snow 200 Model Violin
Shaded red-orange varnish. 


   
$1,050.00


Snow Model 200 15"-16.5" Violas & Outfits

Snow Model 200 Violas are handmade with a two piece maple back and solid carved spruce top. The instrument is hand-rubbed with antique varnishing. High quality ebony pegs are precisely fitted and the fingerboard is planed for proper scoop. The popular Wittner tailpiece with four fine-tuners built-in is used. A high quality Despiau bridge carved by our workshop is accurately fitted. We use Dominant D, G and C strings, with a Jargar A string. We finish it by adding a Guarneri style chinrest made from select Indian ebony.

With a Home Trial you can try out this instrument or outfit in the comfort of your home!
16.5 Snow 200 Model Viola
Red-brown shaded varnish. 16 1/2 in. 


   
$1,380.00


16 Snow 200 Model Viola
Red-brown shaded varnish. 16 in. 


   
$1,380.00


15 1/2 Snow 200 Model Viola
Red-brown shaded varnish. 15 1/2 in. 


   
$1,380.00


15 Snow 200 Model Viola
Red-brown shaded varnish. 15 in. 


   
$1,380.00


16 1/2 Snow 200 Model Viola Outfit
With Codabow Prodigy bow & Bobelock #1009 adjustable oblong case/green inte 


   
$1,893.00


16 Snow 200 Model Viola Outfit
With Codabow Podigy bow & Bobelock #1009 adjustable oblong case/green inte 


   
$1,893.00


15 1/2 Snow 200 Model Viola Outfit
With Codabow Prodigy bow & Bobelock #1009 adjustable oblong case/green int. 


   
$1,893.00


15 Snow 200 Model Viola Outfit
With Codabow Prodigy bow & Bobelock #1009 adjustable oblong case/green int. 


   
$1,893.00


Snow Model 400 4/4 Cello & Outfit

A rich sounding cello with even, focused sound. The cello has a nicely flamed maple back and an attractive red-brown varnish shaded over a golden ground. The Despiau "Superieur" bridge is carved by our workshop staff, who sets up the cello with the lightweight Wittner tailpiece, Larsen A and D strings, Spirocore tungsten G and C strings, and a smooth-operating endpin. High quality ebony pegs are precisely fitted and the fingerboard is planed for proper scoop.

Create Your Own Outfit with this instrument and Save 10% Off Any Bow and Any Case!

With a Home Trial you can try out this instrument or outfit in the comfort of your home!
4/4 Snow 400 Model Cello Outfit
With Codabow Prodigy bow and Bobelock #2000w black fiberglass case 


   
$4,915.00


4/4 Snow 400 Model Cello
Shaded red-orange varnish. 


   
$4,125.00


Please note:

  • Any instrument or bow (with the exception of electric instruments and "student bows") purchased at Johnson's, whether online or in our shop, comes with the same guarantees and trade-up policies.
  • Any returns made within thirty days of purchase will be honored with a full refund.
  • Returns must be in original condition.
  • If you would like to try instruments or bows in one of our sales showrooms, please contact our sales staff to schedule an appointment.
  • To schedule an appointment or for more information, please contact our Sales Department at sales@johnsonstring.com or by phone at 800-359-9351. Please follow the prompts for instrument and bow sales.