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A video with my viola being played by Roberto Diaz during the International Viola Congress

June 29, 2010 at 10:35 AM

During the recent International Viola Congress Roberto Diaz played violas and bows by contemporary makers, a tour de force, about 35 violas and bows, it took about one hour and twenty minutes!!!. First a scale, than some Harold in Italy, then the beggining of Schubert`s Arpeggione sonata, here the video of my viola (from my humble camera):

http://www.ipernity.com/doc/91953/8407505

www.manfio.com


From Elinor Estepa
Posted on June 29, 2010 at 10:57 PM

Bravo!

that was a FANTASTIC SOUND!  Just filled the whole room!

Someday I want one of your Viola!

Hats off! Thank's for sharing.

 


From Anne-Marie Proulx
Posted on June 29, 2010 at 11:15 PM

Beautiful sound!!!

Anne-Marie


From Ray Randall
Posted on June 30, 2010 at 4:19 AM

That was really nice to listen to. Congratulations on a great viola.


From Michael Pijoan
Posted on June 30, 2010 at 4:39 AM

I really like the tone


From Ann Marie Cordial
Posted on June 30, 2010 at 10:39 AM

Bravo Luis! 

You DO create such magic.  Like I said earlier, you must be a very special person to let something so beautiful go to another person.  I couldn't do it.  I'd have to keep them all for myself.

-----------Ann Marie


From LUIS CLAUDIO MANFIO
Posted on July 1, 2010 at 5:01 PM

Thank you all!!!

Yes, it is difficult selling...  but last week in NYC I had no time to get emotional about my instruments, sold 3 violas in 5 days! One went to the NYC Opera, other to the associate concertmaster of the same orchestra, and the third to a Karen Dreyfus' student at the Manhattam School of Music.

www.manfio.com

 

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