Hofner 8 violin. For players seeking even better tone from a German-made instrument. the HOF-8 model uses selected spruce tops. better-flamed maple. and an antiqued. hand-applied varnish with natural resins. The quick response and wider dynamic range are enjoyed by intermediate and advancing students. Includes ebony pegs and endbutton. Despiau "C" level French bridge. ebony tailpiece with E tuner. Guarneri model ebony chinrest. and Thomastik Dominant A. D. & G strings with Pirastro Gold Label E (loop end). 4/4 size only.