This model produces terrific overtones, perfect for students who are quickly advancing in skill. Made with loft dried spruce top and flamed maple back and sides, these instruments are professionally graduated to produce an amazing tone with effortless playability. Hand carved and hand applied oil varnish. We have found that the Dvorak produces a sound desired by Celtic or bluegrass musicians. New antique varnish for 2016. Outfit includes AM300 case and fiberglass horsehair bow.