15.5" H. E. Martin Australian Viola

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15.5" H. E. Martin Australian Viola


A very exciting opportunity to own a stunning Australian made 15.5" Viola made by H. E. Martin, an English born maker who migrated to Sydney. He was also known for his Double Basses, Cellos and Violins.
This Viola has a warm tone with a full projecting sound. The top is Spruce with the ribs and back being made from figured Maple. The neck and scroll are also from similar Maple.
This instrument would be well suited for professionals or advanced students looking to take their playing to the next level. 


Full Atelier Puglisi set-up, including:

- high quality Obligato strings

- new Wittner tailpiece

- soundpost adjustment


Legendary Atelier Puglisi service, including:

- 100% guarantee on all workmanship

- adjustments to tone and set-up at no extra cost

- free fitting with any string or pick-up purchase

Price on Application



- your choice of either Thomastik or Pirastro strings for no extra charge.

- 20% discount on any Kun or Wolf shoulder rest.



Ribs: 4.4 cm

Upper Bout: 18.3 cm

Middle Bout: 12.8 cm

Lower Bout: 22.8 cm

Body: 15.5 inches

String Length: 14.5 cm


For purchasing details or further information, please contact us via the contact form on our website.


All prices are correct at time of uploading. Price variances may occur.    

Price is inclusive of 10% Australian Goods and Services Tax.

This tax is not applicable to overseas customers



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Dear Customers,

Due to the Easter Holiday, Anzac Day and Benedict Puglisi’s participation in: 

2019 Musica Viva Festival

In Sydney, NSW, 25th -28th of April

We will unfortunately have

Reduced hours 

for the month of April


April the 19th to April the 22nd


April the 23rd


April 24th to May the 1st

Re-opening on May the 2nd

Normal hours resuming  

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