Delgado/La Tradicion Herencia Series Violin instruments raise the bar for student level instruments. They are carefully constructed to our specifications in our affiliated shop and upon arrival , they are given a professional set-up by our craftsmen in our U.S. workshop. This ensures a fine appearance, warm sound and easy playability, even in fractional sizes. Delgado La Tradicion Series instruments produce a higher tonal quality at a more competitive price. Specs Seasoned spruce top; Seasoned maple back, ribs and scroll; Medium flame; inlaid purfling; Oil varnish; Ebony fittings; D'Addario Zyex strings; composite tailpiece w/4 fine tuners. Bridge, pegs, fingerboard, nut and soundpost assembled, dressed, fitted and tonally adjusted in our U.S. workshop.