Core Select CS10000C Davidov Cello
The Core Select CS10000 “Davidov” model uses European tonewoods, hand-crafted by the most experienced luthiers to achieve concert-hall power and clarity. Extra time and expertise result in optimum plate archings and graduations for a brilliant, singing quality. The meticulously finished varnish not only looks amazing, but helps give the sound an elastic, flexible quality for the most demanding performances.
The 1712 “Davidov” Strad is a fine example of the “B form” cellos for which he is most famous. Played in concerts and recordings by Jaqueline Du Pre and then Yo-Yo Ma in the 20th century, it is named after the great 19th-century Russian cellist Karl Davidov, a contemporary of Tchaikovsky. Equipped with Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold strings and Akusticus tailpiece.